Bridgeville is a very small town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 2,256 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 $52,396.00.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bridgeville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bridgeville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeville who work in sales jobs (17.28%), office and administrative support (12.13%), and maintenance occupations (8.95%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bridgeville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bridgeville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bridgeville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bridgeville may be for you.
The percentage of people in Bridgeville who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.44% of adults in Bridgeville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bridgeville in 2010 was $25,782, which is middle income relative to Delaware, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,128 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 15.36% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bridgeville include German, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bridgeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.