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Overview

Introduction to Bellevue, Ohio

Bellevue, Ohio, in Huron county, is 36 miles W of Lorain, Ohio (center to center) and 45 miles SE of Toledo, Ohio

Bellevue History

In 1835, Bellevue was surveyed and laid out. The town, which was incorporated in 1851, was named in honor of James Bell, who built railroads. The emergence of the railroad in 1837, brought growth and prosperity to Bellevue.

Bellevue and Nearby Attractions

  • Seneca Caverns
  • Mad River & NKP Railroad Museum
  • East Harbor State Park
  • Historic Lyme Village
  • Johnson Island Civil War Prison and Fort Site

Things To Do In Bellevue

Ellis Park, Maumee Bay State Park and Cedar Point National Wildlife Refuge provide opportunities for recreation. East Harbor State Park on Lake Erie has provisions for boating, camping, fishing and hiking. Golfers may enjoy a game at Twin Lakes Golf Course. Seneca Caverns have guided tours in which visitors may see the "Ole Mist'ry River" and various other fossils and inscriptions displayed in the underground caves. Tremont House, John Wright Mansion and Heter Farm in Belleview are places of historical interest.

Bellevue Transportation

Flights are available from Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport.

Bellevue Higher Education

The closest colleges to Bellevue include Oberlin College, Ashland University and Lorain County Community College.

Demographics

People

Total Population8,059
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens14.7%
Employed Population 16+3,837
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married47.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.9%
Median Earnings25+$34,888
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,118

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,895
% Above Poverty Level90.9%
% Below Poverty Level9.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.1%
Median Gross Rent$626
Median House Value$96,900

Ancestry

German41.4%
Irish12.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.4%
English10.2%
Italian9.1%
Polish3.3%
French Except Basque2%
Scottish1.5%
Hungarian1.5%
Swiss1.4%
Swedish1%
Russian1%
Dutch0.8%
Welsh0.8%
Danishn0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Latvian0.2%
Arab0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
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Bellevue Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sandusky County
Standard Zip Codes44811
Phone Area Codes419,567
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.27
Approximate Longitude-82.84

Bellevue Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationNORWALK WWTP
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp17 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 62 F
Annual Precip36.9 inches
StationTIFFIN
Distance20.1 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip37 inches
StationBUCYRUS
Distance32.3 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp41 to 62 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Castalia853$75,313
Clyde6,282$56,456
Green Springs1,637$63,750
Milan1,263$78,250
Monroeville1,315$59,938
Norwalk16,862$48,689

Bellevue Public Libraries

Bellevue Public Library
224 E MAIN ST
Bellevue, Ohio
(419) 483-4769

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Bellevue Hospitals

Bellevue Hospital
(Non-profit)
1400 West Main Street
(419) 483-4040

Bellevue Public Schools

Bellevue Elementary School
1150 Castalia St
ZIP: 44811
(419) 484-5050
Primary
Total Enrollment 914
Bellevue High School
200 Oakland Ave
ZIP: 44811
(419) 484-5070
High
Total Enrollment 609
Bellevue Middle School
1035 Castalia St
ZIP: 44811
(419) 484-5060
Middle
Total Enrollment 471

Bellevue Private Schools

Immaculate Conception School
304 E Main St
ZIP: 44811
Elementary
Total Enrollment 167
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