Bridgeville is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,023 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Bridgeville is the 285th largest community in Pennsylvania.
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 borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeville who work in office and administrative support (14.69%), sales jobs (11.80%), and food service (9.39%).
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.
For a small borough, Bridgeville has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Bridgeville exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.
The overall education level of Bridgeville is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.21% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bridgeville in 2010 was $30,308, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,232 for a family of four. However, Bridgeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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. Important ancestries of people in Bridgeville include German, Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Bridgeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Spanish.