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Welcome to Bellevue ...
The city of Bellevue is located on Puget Sound.
Bellevue is located in King County.
The pronunciation of Bellevue: BEL-vyoo<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Bellevue has a population of 144,444 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Bellevue was established in 1869.
Bellevue is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bellevue lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Bellevue: 98004<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bellevue had a population of 122,363 people (or 6.34% of the total population of King County). This makes Bellevue the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Bellevue represents 1.82% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 122,363 people, the population of Bellevue increased 11.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 109,569 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bellevue had an population of 144,444 people. This is an increase of 18.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.83% 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.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bellevue and not the distance if driven.<5>.
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 two Washington communities named Bellevue: This one is located in King County and the other is located in Whatcom County.
Beyond Washington, 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, Nebraska, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Prince Edward Island, Quebec (6), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bellevue.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bellevue:
Websites for Bellevue ...
Official Website: www.ci.bellevue.wa.us/
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 ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Bellevue: www.ci.bellevue.wa.us/
The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019