Bridgewater, South Dakota Population 2020

461

Bridgewater is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 461, it is the 125th largest city in South Dakota and the 13693rd largest city in the United States. Bridgewater is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -6.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 492 in 2010. Bridgewater reached it's highest population of 490 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Bridgewater has a population density of 410 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bridgewater is $65,729 with a poverty rate of 7.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $490 per month, and the median house value is $73,200. The median age in Bridgewater is 46.8 years, 33 years for males, and 56.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.3 males.

Bridgewater Demographics

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

  • White: 92.95%
  • Two or more races: 3.92%
  • Native American: 2.35%
  • Other race: 0.78%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bridgewater, South Dakota is 461, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 461.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 492.

Bridgewater, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35692.95%
Two or More Races153.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native92.35%
Some Other Race30.78%

Bridgewater Population Pyramid 2020

Bridgewater Median Age

46.8


Total

33


Male

56.3


Female

Bridgewater Adults

There are 296 adults, (118 of whom are seniors) in Bridgewater.

Bridgewater Age Dependency

115.2

Age Dependency Ratio

66.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridgewater Sex Ratio

Female

183

47.78%

Male

200

52.22%

Bridgewater Households and Families

Bridgewater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bridgewater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.4%7.6%
Male80%20%
All70.1%29.9%
Female63.6%36.4%
Non Family45.8%54.2%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1672.0870.1
Married79392.4
Non Family721.1145.8
Female111.4563.6
Male52.880

2.74

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bridgewater Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade207.35%
9th to 12th Grade259.19%
High School Graduate9735.66%
Some College4616.91%
Associates Degree3312.13%
Bachelors Degree5118.75%
Graduate Degree0.00%

Bridgewater Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25322251
Hispanic152
Multiple Races11
Native American43
Other Race22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,000$38,000$30,500
Less Than High School$25,000$30,625$
High School Grad$31,923$37,500$30,714
Some College$33,125$49,167$25,833
Bachelors Degree$34,167$41,875$32,917
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,000

Average Earnings

$38,000

Average Male

$30,500

Average Female

Bridgewater Language

Bridgewater Language by Age

Bridgewater Language

94.57% of Bridgewater residents speak only English, while 5.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.57% of the population.

Bridgewater Poverty

Bridgewater Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White319226.90%
Hispanic24520.83%
Multiple15533.33%

7.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.07%

Male Poverty Rate

8.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridgewater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridgewater is Multiple, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridgewater is White, with 6.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.73%
High School11.69%
Some College3.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.76%

Bridgewater Income

Bridgewater Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,417$65,729
Families$68,750$77,040
Married Families$68,750-
Non Families$48,333$49,453

Bridgewater Marital Status

Bridgewater Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Bridgewater Married by Age and Sex

Bridgewater Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bridgewater Marital Status by Race

Bridgewater Veterans

26

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea9
World War II7
Vietnam5
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Bridgewater Veterans by Education

9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridgewater Employment Status

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Bridgewater Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.76%

Born in South Dakota

96.87%

Native Born

3.13%

Foreign Born

3.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.87% of Bridgewater residents were born in the United States, with 76.76% having been born in South Dakota. 3.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204610.00%
20194610.00%
2018461-2-0.43%
20174630.00%
2016463-3-0.64%
2015466-12-2.51%
2014478-7-1.44%
201348510.21%
20124840.00%
2011484-6-1.22%
20104900.00%