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Bellevue, Nebraska

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Welcome to Bellevue ...

The city of Bellevue is located in Sarpy County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Bellevue has a population of 53,627 people<1> (see below for details).

Bellevue is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Bellevue lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Bellevue: (402) and (531)<3>

The ZIP codes for Bellevue: 68005, 68123, 68133, 68147, 68157<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bellevue had a population of 50,137 people (or 31.56% of the total population of Sarpy County). This makes Bellevue the county's most populous community.

The population of Bellevue represents 2.75% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 50,137 people, the population of Bellevue increased 12.97% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 44,382 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Bellevue had an population of 53,627 people. This is an increase of 6.96% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.83% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bellevue.

Communities near Bellevue ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Omaha   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Bellevue

Located in Douglas County

Council Bluffs   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Bellevue

Located in Pottawattamie County (IA)

Papillion   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Bellevue

La Vista   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Bellevue

Ralston   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Bellevue

Located in Douglas County

Plattsmouth   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Bellevue

Located in Cass County

Elkhorn   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Bellevue

Located in Douglas County

Glenwood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Bellevue

Located in Mills County (IA)

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Bellevue

Carter Lake   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Bellevue

Located in Pottawattamie County (IA)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bellevue.

Communities Also Named Bellevue ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 52 communities that are also named Bellevue - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Delaware, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (4), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Prince Edward Island, Quebec (6), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bellevue.

Websites for Bellevue ...

Official Website:
Chamber of Commerce:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bellevue. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bellevue. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bellevue. Our list includes 17 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bellevue:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bellevue ...

Looking for more information about Bellevue? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bellevue, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bellevue.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Sarpy County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bellevue:

The official website for Sarpy County:

The official website for State of Nebraska:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bellevue.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bellevue - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Bellevue). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bellevue or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bellevue) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bellevue. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bellevue

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bellevue. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1512, Longitude: -95.9130     [Map].

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