Belleville, MI


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Belleville is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,880 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Belleville is the 237th largest community in Michigan.

Belleville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Belleville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Belleville who work in office and administrative support (14.50%), management occupations (11.74%), and food service (7.91%).

Of important note, Belleville is also a city of artists. Belleville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Belleville’s character.

The percentage of adults in Belleville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.80% of the adults in Belleville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Belleville in 2010 was $24,968, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,872 for a family of four. However, Belleville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Belleville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Belleville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Belleville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Belleville include German, English, Polish, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Belleville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.