Live in Bellmead

A city built on community.

Picture a place where you can walk to your neighbor’s house and ask to borrow something. A place where your kids can grow up close to their friends and play Little League Baseball together. A place where we have all the benefits of a Small Town community with all of the luxuries of a Big City. La Vega ISD is renowned for their fantastic sports and arts programs, and the teachers and Staff truly care about each and every kid that they have the honor of growing. Bellmead is blessed with a tight knit community located only 10 minutes from downtown Waco and various area attractions like Cameron Park Zoo, Magnolia, the Dr. Pepper Museum, Waco Surf, the Brazos River, and many other options for family fun!

Nearby Colleges

Baylor University

At Baylor, students are able to utilize the resources of the university to lay the groundwork for a successful future.

McLennan Community College

MCC strives to provide a quality education at an affordable cost allowing us to educate our students, improve their lives, and enrich our community.

Texas State Technical College

TSTC can launch you into the career of your dreams.


Population: 10,494 (Based on 2020 Census)

White: 76.71%

Black or African American: 16.72%

Two or More Races: 3.12%

Native American: 1.9%

Other Race: .85%

Asian: .43%

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: .27%

Helpful Links

City of Bellmead

La Vega ISD

Bellmead Parks

Bellmead Civic Center