What you need to know about Bellevue, WA

Separated from Seattle by Lake Washington, but just a 25-minute drive away, the city of Bellevue offers residents with a small-town vibe and a large assortment of entertainment options. Major media outlets have recognized Bellevue schools as being among the best in the country and the city is home to Bellevue College and City University of Seattle. The city’s thriving commercial districts host many technology companies that have helped Bellevue’s downtown develop quickly over the past decade. The annual Bellevue Arts and Crafts Fair has been held since 1947.

 

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Community events are big in Bellevue, with festivals, restaurants and exhibits for residents to enjoy.

Population

132,268
Up by 8.26%
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Bellevue combines outdoor recreation, cultural amenities, diversity and nation-leading schools to create top livability
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Things To Do in Bellevue, WA
Community events are big in Bellevue, with festivals, restaurants and exhibits for residents to enjoy.

Housing

Homes Owned 56.42%
56.42% Complete
Homes Rented 43.58%
43.58% Complete

Real Estate

In Bellevue, Washington


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Median Home Price

$538,300
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Bellevue, Washington


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Bellevue rates.

Median Household Income

$92,524
Higher than the national average

Business

In Bellevue, Washington


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Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Bellevue, Washington


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Education

Bachelor’s Degree 62%
62% Complete
Graduated High School 96%
96% Complete

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10 Best Places To Maximize G.I. Bill Benefits
Looking to get the most bang for your G.I. Bill buck? We've got you covered.
9 Reasons to Move to Bellevue, WA
Breathtaking views and a killer housing market are just a couple perks you'll enjoy living in this town.
Why Bellevue, WA is a Top 100 Best Place to Live
Bellevue combines outdoor recreation, cultural amenities, diversity and nation-leading schools to create top livability
Things To Do in Bellevue, WA
Community events are big in Bellevue, with festivals, restaurants and exhibits for residents to enjoy.