• Economic Development

  • Bellevue’s largest industry sector is military and defense. Home to one of the largest military installations in the U.S. Offutt AFB has a total economic impact of more than $1.6 billion (2006). www.offutt.af.mil

    The defense sector is Bellevue’s next largest sector with more than 30 defense companies doing business in the Bellevue Offutt Community employing more than 2500 people.

    It is because of our high-tech labor pool, dependable utilities, extensive telecommunications system and urbanized Infrastructure that Offutt AFB that the Bellevue-Offutt Community continues to grow. The dark fiber and dual power grids are two key reasons why business have been successful and safe.

    Bellevue is supported by a thriving retail and service industry and currently experience growth in the senior care sector and over-all health care sector.

    Industries providing employment: Education ,health and social services (19.6%), Retail trade (12.8%), Finance, insurance ,real estate ,and rental and leasing (10.6%).

    Daytime population change due to commuting: -11,649 (-26.2%)

    Workers who live and work in this city: 5,355 (22.4%)

  • Employers

  • Offutt Air Force Base
    205 Looking Glass Ave
    Employees: 9,537
    Industry: Military
    Location: Offutt AFB, NE
    Bellevue Public Schools
    1600 Hwy 370
    Employees: 1,300
    Industry: Education
    Location: Bellevue, NE 68005
    Northrop Grumman
    3200 Samson Way
    Employees: 600
    Industry: Information Technology
    Location: Bellevue, NE 68126
    Lockheed Martin
    4502 Maass Road
    Employees: 200
    Industry: Service
    Location: Bellevue, NE 68005
    Bellevue University
    1000 Galvin Road S
    Employees: 570
    Industry: Education
    Location: Bellevue, NE 68005
    Wal-Mart Super Center
    10504 S 15th St
    Employees: 460
    Industry: Retail
    Location: Bellevue, NE 68005
    City of Bellevue
    210 W Mission Ave
    Employees: 232
    Industry: Government
    Location: Bellevue, NE 68005
    Hillcrest Health Systems
    1702 Hillcrest Drive
    Industry: Senior Care
    Location: Bellevue, NE 68005
  • Bellevue's Advantage

  • Bellevue has a growing and diverse economy. It is located on the eastern edge of Sarpy County, which is the fastest growing county in the State of Nebraska.

    The City's population is 5% younger than the state average and the average household income is 5% higher. More than 25% of the population are college graduates.

    The low crime rate, low unemployment and cost of living, coupled with award-winning schools and modern health care facilities make the community very family-friendly.

    With miles of biking and hiking trails, dozens of parks with playgrounds and sports fields, there is always something to do in Bellevue.

    The City's infrastructure of well-maintained roads, communications facilities and access to transportation centers provides an ideal atmosphere for business opportunity.