Bellevue is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,005 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bellevue is the 200th largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Bellevue was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bellevue is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.11% of the Bellevue workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bellevue is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellevue who work in office and administrative support (11.42%), sales jobs (10.63%), and food service (8.89%).
Bellevue’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The citizens of Bellevue are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.97% of adults in Bellevue have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bellevue in 2010 was $23,486, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,944 for a family of four. However, Bellevue contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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. Important ancestries of people in Bellevue include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Bellevue is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and Spanish.