Bridgeville is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,990 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Bridgeville is the 285th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs 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 borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeville who work in sales jobs (13.42%), office and administrative support (11.12%), and management occupations (9.20%).
Bridgeville, even though it is a small borough, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, borough who have a need for low-cost transportation.
In terms of college education, Bridgeville is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.28% of adults in Bridgeville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Bridgeville in 2010 was $30,344, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,376 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, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Bridgeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.