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. Bridgeville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Bridgeville, where the median household income is $52,639.00.
Unlike some towns, Bridgeville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bridgeville are a mix 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 (12.02%), office and administrative support (11.64%), and maintenance occupations (9.21%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Bridgeville is worth considering.
The education level of Bridgeville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.55% of adults in Bridgeville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bridgeville in 2010 was $25,553, 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 $102,212 for a family of four. However, Bridgeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bridgeville is a very 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 20.01% 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 Tagalog.