Bellevue, Washington Population 2019
Bellevue is a city located in the state of Washington. It is located in King County, and it is the third most populous city in the Seattle metro area. The city’s population was last recorded as 122,363 at the time of the last census taken in 2010. That number has risen significantly since that time, with current estimates putting the population at 147,599.
Bellevue has one of the largest downtown areas in the state, and it is one of the wealthiest cities, as well. Bellevue has been named as one of the best places to live in the country, and it has also been named as a city that is one of the best for starting a business. Bellevue has also been named as one of the safest cities in the US. It is home to multiple corporate headquarters for companies including T- Mobile and Expedia.
City Size and Population Density
The city of Bellevue has an area of over 36 square miles, and it has a population density of over 3,827 people per square mile.
Bellevue Age and Gender Statistics
People that are between the ages of 25 and 44 make up the largest age group, with this group comprising 30.8% of the population. Over 21% of residents are under 18, while 13.9% are at least 65 years old. There are more males than females living in Bellevue, with men making up 50.1% of the population. Approximately 5.7% of the population lives below the federal poverty line.
Population Growth in Bellevue
Bellevue’s population continues to grow as it is one of the safest cities in the country, as well as one that holds plenty of job opportunities. Current estimates of the population show that the city’s population is already up by at least 12% since the 2010 US Census, indicating that the population growth won’t be slowing soon.
Bellevue, Washington's estimated population is 147,599 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Bellevue, Washington is the 5th largest city in Washington based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.
The population density is 4411.33 people/mi² (1703.22 people/km²).
The overall median age is 38.2 years, 36.2 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.9 males.
Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 60,143 households in the city, with an average size of 2.47 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.1%, with a median rent of $1741/month. The median house has 5.3 rooms, and has a value of $665,700.
The median income for households in Bellevue, Washington is $105,402, while the mean household income is $145,527.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bellevue was:
- White: 55.92%
- Asian: 33.85%
- Two or more races: 4.82%
- Black or African American: 2.80%
- Other race: 2.05%
- Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.30%
- Native American: 0.27%