Did you know? The city's name, Bellevue, is derived from a French term for "beautiful view." In 2012 Money Magazine ranked Bellevue #4 on it's list of "Best Places to Live." Bellevue was founded in 1869 by William Meydenbauer and officially incorporated March 21, 1953. It is home to many corporate headquarters including Eddie Bauer, Microsoft, T-Mobile, Verizon and Expedia.
Bellevue is divided up into a number of distinct neighborhoods, each with their own unique history and identity. Click the links found below to learn and explore!
|Bridle Trails||Sammamish / East Lake Hills|
|Eastgate / Cougar Mountain||West Bellevue / Downtown|
|Factoria||West Lake Hills|
Click for more interesting information about Bellevue
Click for some great maps of Bellevue