Belpre is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,476 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Belpre is the 226th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Belpre is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Belpre is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Belpre who work in sales jobs (15.68%), office and administrative support (15.23%), and food service (10.49%).
In Belpre, just 12.06% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Belpre in 2010 was $20,838, which is middle income relative to Ohio, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,352 for a family of four. However, Belpre contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Belpre home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Belpre residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Belpre include Irish, English, Dutch, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Belpre is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.