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, Belpre isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Belpre are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Belpre is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Belpre who work in office and administrative support (21.29%), sales jobs (16.16%), and food service (6.78%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Belpre has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Belpre has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Belpre than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Belpre may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Belpre doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Belpre rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.52% of adults 25 and older in Belpre have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Belpre in 2010 was $21,528, 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 $86,112 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.