Bellefonte, PA


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Bellefonte is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,248 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Bellefonte is the 223rd largest community in Pennsylvania.

Bellefonte is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bellefonte is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellefonte who work in office and administrative support (20.16%), sales jobs (11.01%), and management occupations (10.14%).

In terms of college education, Bellefonte is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.40% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Bellefonte in 2010 was $25,207, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,828 for a family of four. However, Bellefonte contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Bellefonte home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bellefonte residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bellefonte include Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Bellefonte is English. Other important languages spoken here include Russian and Greek.