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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Bellwood is a town in Pennsylvania with a population of 1,679. Bellwood is in Blair County. Living in Bellwood offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Bellwood there are a lot of bars. Many families live in Bellwood and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Bellwood are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$110,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$701
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    113.7
    500.1
  • Theft
    739.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    56.9
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    49%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    13%

Working in Bellwood

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$50,385
National
$55,322
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Bellwood Reviews

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Bellwood is a very small, personable community. The small town allows for people to be able to engage in the community and make a difference rather easily. The school district is filled with spectacular staff and faculty.
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Bellwood is small town where everyone knows everyone else's business. This could sometimes be a bad thing. There are other times when this is a wonderful and our little community pulls together in times of need. There is currently a little girl that is suffering from DIPG. The whole community has pulled together to help her and her family cope with this debilitating disease and make Madison as comfortable and welcomed as possible. It is times like these that I am proud to say that I am from Bellwood.
Smaller town than my hometown of Tyrone, PA. I played sports in high school, and Bellwood was our hometown rival. They have a great school, and it is a family-friendly area. I would actually love to move there from Tyrone because I would prefer my young boys attend school there.