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Residential suburb

Bellaire is a city in Harris County, in the Houston-Baytown metro area.

The latitude of Bellaire is 29.705N. The longitude is -95.458W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 56 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 16,891.


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Median household income
Local
$89,775
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Bellaire demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 39. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 2.3 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 162

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Bellaire demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Harris County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Houston area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 77081 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

16% of Bellaire residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bellaire ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bellaire was $46,674, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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67% of Bellaire residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Bellaire, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $952.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,955.


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Libraries in Bellaire include Bellaire City Library ... View libraries

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Harris County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bellaire political report.

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The average commute time for Bellaire workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Bellaire between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .6 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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