Bellevue is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 53,505 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Bellevue is the third largest community in Nebraska.
Bellevue is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bellevue is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellevue who work in office and administrative support (17.65%), sales jobs (9.14%), and management occupations (8.78%).
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.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Bellevue is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Bellevue area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
In terms of college education, Bellevue is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.47% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bellevue in 2010 was $27,155, which is upper middle income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,620 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 14.56% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bellevue include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bellevue is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.