Bridgeville, Delaware Population 2021

2,458
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Bridgeville is a city located in Sussex County Delaware. With a 2020 population of 2,458, it is the 20th largest city in Delaware and the 6880th largest city in the United States . Bridgeville is currently growing at a rate of 1.91% annually and its population has increased by 20.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,048 in 2010. Bridgeville reached it's highest population of 2,458 in 2021. Spanning over 5 miles, Bridgeville has a population density of 510 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bridgeville is $67,906 with a poverty rate of 20.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $618 per month, and the median house value is $276,500. The median age in Bridgeville is 53.8 years, 52.1 years for males, and 55.8 years for females.

Bridgeville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bridgeville was:

  • White: 61.68%
  • Black or African American: 29.55%
  • Other race: 4.62%
  • Two or more races: 2.14%
  • Asian: 1.69%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bridgeville, Delaware is 2,458 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,320.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,048.

Bridgeville, Delaware Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,93561.68%
Black or African American92729.55%
Some Other Race1454.62%
Two or More Races672.14%
Asian531.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.32%
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Bridgeville Population by Race

Bridgeville Population Pyramid $2021

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Bridgeville Median Age

53.8


Total

52.1


Male

55.8


Female

Bridgeville Adults

There are 2,504 adults, (1,115 of whom are seniors) in Bridgeville.

Bridgeville Age Dependency

125.8

Age Dependency Ratio

80.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridgeville Sex Ratio

Female

1,614

51.45%

Male

1,523

48.55%

Bridgeville Population by Age

Bridgeville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bridgeville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Male38.1%61.9%
Female30.9%69.1%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bridgeville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2922.4368.4
Married6082.4791.8
Non Family3931.1758.3
Female1943.7530.9
Male974.6238.1

2.79

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Bridgeville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2149.43%
9th to 12th Grade23410.31%
High School Graduate59426.18%
Some College32414.28%
Associates Degree24310.71%
Bachelors Degree41518.29%
Graduate Degree24510.80%
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Bridgeville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bridgeville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4321,334574
Black49433572
Hispanic2881017
Other Race12325
Asian40367
Native American1010
2+ Races55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 40.08%.

Bridgeville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,146$30,689$24,261
Less Than 9th Grade$23,851$30,095$19,408
High School Graduate$21,282$$21,179
Some College$30,625$$30,052
Bachelors Degree$39,250$37,375$52,000
Graduate Degree$46,042$46,250$

$30,146

Average Earnings

$30,689

Average Male

$24,261

Average Female

Bridgeville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bridgeville Language by Age

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Bridgeville Language

85.89% of Bridgeville residents speak only English, while 14.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.10% of the population.

Bridgeville Language

Bridgeville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black92727329.45%
White1,56018011.54%
Hispanic47213127.75%
Multiple673653.73%

20.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.70%

Male Poverty Rate

19.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridgeville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridgeville is Multiple, with 53.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridgeville is White, with 11.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.16%.

Bridgeville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.62%
High School14.98%
Some College3.53%
Bachelors or Greater2.12%

Bridgeville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.10%
Male Employed13.74%
Female Employed4.33%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bridgeville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bridgeville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,000$67,906
Families$53,875$76,208
Married Families$77,500-
Non Families$26,979$40,693
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Income by Household Type

Bridgeville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bridgeville Married by Age and Sex

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Bridgeville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bridgeville Marital Status by Race

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Bridgeville Marital Status

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310

Number of Veterans

294

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam203
First Gulf War42
Korea25
Second Gulf War15
World War II5

Bridgeville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74193
75+74
35 to 5427
55 to 6411
18 to 345

Bridgeville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White27016.38%
Black365.37%
Hispanic51.71%
Asian48.33%

Bridgeville Veterans by Race

Bridgeville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridgeville Veterans by Education

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40.7%

Labor Force Participation

37.4%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bridgeville Employment by Age

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Bridgeville Employment by Race

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Bridgeville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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38.95%

Born in Bridgeville

91.01%

Native Born

8.99%

Foreign Born

4.78%

Non Citizen

4.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.01% of Bridgeville residents were born in the United States, with 38.95% having been born in Delaware. 4.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bridgeville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,458461.91%
20202,412461.94%
20192,366461.98%
20182,320502.20%
20172,270492.21%
20162,221452.07%
20152,176391.82%
20142,137411.96%
20132,096311.50%
20122,065251.23%
20112,040251.24%
20102,0150.00%

Bridgeville Population by Year