Bellmead is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 10,164 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bellmead is the 228th largest community in Texas.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bellmead is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.08% of the Bellmead workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bellmead is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellmead who work in office and administrative support (9.95%), maintenance occupations (7.30%), and food service (6.86%).
Being a small city, Bellmead does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Bellmead has a very low overall level of education: only 8.39% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Bellmead in 2010 was $15,104, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,416 for a family of four.
Bellmead is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bellmead home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bellmead residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Bellmead also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 37.55% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bellmead include German, English, Czech, and African.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Bellmead's cultural character, accounting for 16.27% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Bellmead is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.