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Bellerive, Missouri
Village
Location of Bellerive, Missouri
Location of Bellerive, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County St. Louis
Area
 • Total 0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)
 • Land 0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
630 ft (192 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 188
 • Estimate 
(2016)
187
 • Density 570/sq mi (221.2/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 29-04240
GNIS feature ID 0755750

Bellerive is a northern suburban village in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. The population was 188 at the 2010 census. In April, 2015, the residents voted to change the village to a fourth class city named Bellerive Acres.

It is the former site of Bellerive Country Club, which relocated southwest to Town and Country in 1959. Much of the former golf course is now occupied by the University of Missouri–St. Louis.

Geography

Bellerive is located at 38°42′48″N 90°18′52″W / 38.71333°N 90.31444°W / 38.71333; -90.31444 (38.713301, -90.314315).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.33 square miles (0.85 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 132
1950 180 36.4%
1960 314 74.4%
1970 437 39.2%
1980 255 −41.6%
1990 238 −6.7%
2000 254 6.7%
2010 188 −26.0%
2016 (est.) 187 −0.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 188 people, 82 households, and 63 families living in the village. The population density was 569.7 inhabitants per square mile (220.0/km2). There were 87 housing units at an average density of 263.6 per square mile (101.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 54.8% White, 43.1% African American, and 2.1% from two or more races.

There were 82 households, of which 24.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.2% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 23.2% were non-families. 20.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.29 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the village was 54.2 years. 16% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 12.7% were from 25 to 44; 46.8% were from 45 to 64; and 20.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.3% male and 53.7% female.

Education

The University of Missouri–St. Louis is partially located in Bellerive.

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