Bridgeville is a very small town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 2,366 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bridgeville is the 24th largest community in Delaware. Much of the housing stock in Bridgeville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Bridgeville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Bridgeville, where the median household income is $50,000.00.
Bridgeville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bridgeville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeville who work in sales jobs (13.38%), food service (10.66%), and office and administrative support (10.45%).
Also of interest is that Bridgeville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.89% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bridgeville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bridgeville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The overall education level of Bridgeville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.09% of adults in Bridgeville have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Bridgeville in 2018 was $28,278, which is middle income relative to Delaware and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $113,112 for a family of four. However, Bridgeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bridgeville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Bridgeville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bridgeville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Bridgeville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.05% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bridgeville include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Bridgeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.