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Welcome to Bellaire ...

The village of Bellaire is located in Belmont County<1>.

The pronunciation of Bellaire: behl-AIR<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bellaire has a population of 4,013 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bellaire.

Bellaire is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Bellaire lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Bellaire: (740)

The ZIP code for Bellaire: 43906<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bellaire had an population of 4,013 people. This is a decrease of 6.19% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.97% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bellaire had a population of 4,278 people (which is 6.08% of the total population of Belmont County). This makes Bellaire the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Bellaire represents 0.04% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 270th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,278 people, the population of Bellaire decreased 12.55% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,892 people).

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

Adding Bellaire to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Bellaire in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Bellaire elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bellaire on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Bellaire ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Bellaire - they are located in Arkansas, California, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan (2), Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Bellaire ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bellaire.

  • Moundsville [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moundsville
    • Moundsville [Marshall County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Bellaire
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundsville<7>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
  • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County]
  • Wellsburg [Brooke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsburg
    • Wellsburg [Brooke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Bellaire
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,530 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brilliant [Jefferson County]
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      • Brilliant [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Bellaire
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brilliant have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brilliant
    • Powhatan Point [Belmont County]
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      • Powhatan Point [Belmont County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Bellaire
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,520 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powhatan Point have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powhatan Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powhatan Point<7>
    • West Liberty [Ohio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Liberty
      • West Liberty [Ohio County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Bellaire
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,447 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Liberty<7>
    • Glen Dale [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Dale
      • Glen Dale [Marshall County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Bellaire
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,371 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Dale have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Dale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glen Dale<7>
    • Tiltonsville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiltonsville
      • Tiltonsville [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Bellaire
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,274 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiltonsville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiltonsville
    • Bethesda [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethesda
      • Bethesda [Belmont County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Bellaire
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethesda have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethesda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethesda<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bellaire. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bellaire.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bellaire. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bellaire.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bellaire. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bellaire.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bellaire ...

Looking for more information about Bellaire? 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 Bellaire, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bellaire.

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About Belmont County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bellaire. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Belmont County: www.belmontcountyohio.org/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Belmont, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Bellaire. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bellaire.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bellaire - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 village (such as Bellaire). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bellaire or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bellaire) 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 Bellaire. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bellaire

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bellaire. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0199, Longitude: -80.7434    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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