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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bellevue is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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.
The overall education level of Bellevue is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 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.