Belleview is a city in Marion County, Florida, United States. The population was 4,492 at the 2010 census. According to the U.S Census estimates of 2018, the city had a population of 5,022. It is part of the Ocala Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city name, Belleview, comes from the French words Belle and view, meaning beautiful view,. "The City with Small Town Charm" is the city's motto.