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Welcome to Bellevue ...
The city of Bellevue is located on Puget Sound.
The pronunciation of Bellevue: BEL-vyoo<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bellevue has a population of 148,164 people<3> (see below for details).
The community of Bellevue was established in 1869.
Bellevue is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Bellevue lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Bellevue: 98004<5>
Websites for Bellevue ...
Official Website: www.ci.bellevue.wa.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bellevue had an population of 148,164 people. This is an increase of 21.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.22% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bellevue had a population of 122,363 people (which is 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 (which had a count of 109,569 people).
More information can be found on the Census 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.
Communities near Bellevue ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bellevue.
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 Bellevue. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bellevue.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bellevue.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bellevue. Our list includes 23 papers. See our Newspapers 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.
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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: 21 Jun 2021