Bellevue, NE

Bellevue profile

Living in Bellevue

Bellevue is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 64,176 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Bellevue is the third largest community in Nebraska.

Unlike some cities, Bellevue isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bellevue are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bellevue is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellevue who work in office and administrative support (13.36%), management occupations (8.31%), and sales jobs (7.92%).

There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Bellevue, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.

Also of interest is that Bellevue has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The education level of Bellevue citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.66% of adults in Bellevue have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Bellevue in 2018 was $32,157, which is upper middle income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,628 for a family of four. However, Bellevue contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Bellevue is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bellevue home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bellevue residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Bellevue also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.58% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bellevue include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.

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