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Welcome to Belpre ...

The city of Belpre is located in Washington County<1>.

The pronunciation of Belpre: BEHL-pree<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Belpre has a population of 6,386 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Belpre is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Belpre is within the (740) area code.

The ZIP code for Belpre: 45714<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Belpre had an population of 6,386 people. This is a decrease of 0.85% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Belpre had a population of 6,441 people (or 10.43% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Belpre the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Belpre represents 0.06% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 217th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,441 people, the population of Belpre decreased 3.29% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,660 people).

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

Adding Belpre 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 Belpre 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 Belpre elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Belpre on a George F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Communities Also Named Belpre ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Belpre - it's located in Kansas.

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

Communities near Belpre ...

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

  • Marietta [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marietta
    • Marietta [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Belpre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,356 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<7>
  • Williamstown [Wood County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamstown
    • Williamstown [Wood County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Belpre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,869 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamstown<7>
  • Beverly [Washington County]
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    • Beverly [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Belpre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,332 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beverly<7>
  • Belmont [Pleasants County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
    • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Belpre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
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      • Elizabeth [Wirt County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Belpre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabeth<7>
    • Lowell [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lowell
      • Lowell [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Belpre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<7>
    • Coolville [Athens County]
    • Lubeck [Wood County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lubeck
      • Lubeck [Wood County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Belpre
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lubeck
    • North Hills [Wood County]
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      • North Hills [Wood County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Belpre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 774 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hills
    • Pleasant View [Wood County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant View
      • Pleasant View [Wood County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Belpre
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant View

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 Belpre. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Belpre.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Belpre. 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 Belpre.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Belpre. See our Newspapers Page for Belpre.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belpre ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Ohio

About Washington County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.oh.us/

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 Washington, 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 Belpre. 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 Belpre.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Belpre - 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 city (such as Belpre). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Belpre 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- Belpre) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belpre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2795, Longitude: -81.5791    
<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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