Bellevue is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 8,252 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bellevue is the 150th largest community in Pennsylvania. Bellevue has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Bellevue is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 88.50% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bellevue is a borough 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 (19.56%), sales jobs (12.97%), and management occupations (9.40%).
Bellevue, even though it is a small borough, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, borough who have a need for low-cost transportation.
The overall education level of Bellevue citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.08% of adults in Bellevue have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Bellevue in 2010 was $27,117, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,468 for a family of four. However, Bellevue contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bellevue is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. 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, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Bellevue is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.