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Bridgewater GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Bridgewater, CT
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Bridgewater, CT was 1,824.

Bridgewater Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Bridgewater was 903, which represents 49.5 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Bridgewater, CT
There are an estimated 494 married men in the town. 67.8 percent of men over 15 years old in Bridgewater are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Bridgewater is 921 which is 50.5 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Bridgewater, Connecticut
There are an estimated 495 married women in the community. 64.4 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Bridgewater, CT
The median age of people living in Bridgewater, CT was 44.6 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Bridgewater was 76. There were 1,421 people above the age of 18, which represents 77.9 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 13.3 percent of the population (242) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Bridgewater, CT
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Bridgewater, CT was 1,812.

White Population in Bridgewater, CT
The estimated White population in the Bridgewater community is 1,779, which is 97.5 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Bridgewater, Connecticut
The estimated Black/African American population is 17, which is 0.9 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Bridgewater, CT
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Bridgewater, CT was 1.

Asian Population in Bridgewater, Connecticut
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 13.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Bridgewater, CT
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Bridgewater was an estimated 0.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 2, while those of “two or more races” was 12 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Bridgewater community was 9, or 0.5 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Bridgewater, CT
The household population number in Bridgewater was 1,791.

Group Quarters Population in Bridgewater, CT
Group Quarters population in the community was 33.

Average Household Size in Bridgewater, CT
The average household size in Bridgewater is 2.55 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 2.96 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Bridgewater, CT
At the time of the last census survey, there were 779 total housing units in Bridgewater.

The number of occupied housing units was 703, or 90.2 of the total units in town. Of these, 633 were owner-occupied (90), and 70 were renter-occupied (10, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 76 vacant homes in Bridgewater at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Bridgewater, Connecticut
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 501, with a median value in dollars of 280,300.

Monthly Owner Costs in Bridgewater, CT
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $1,713 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Bridgewater, average costs per month were $575 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 1,238 people in the community had a high school degree, or 93.3 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Bridgewater, Connecticut
640 people in Bridgewater also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 48.2 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Bridgewater, CT
The number of Civilian Veterans in Bridgewater was 186, or 13.1 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Bridgewater, CT
In 2000, there were 211 people in Bridgewater, CT listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Bridgewater, CT
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 93 people in Bridgewater who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 5.3 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Bridgewater, Connecticut
There were 1,011 in the labor force in Bridgewater at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 69 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Bridgewater was 30 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Bridgewater, CT
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $80,420. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Bridgewater, CT
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $94,720. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Bridgewater, Connecticut
Per capita income in Bridgewater in the last full census was 42,505. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Bridgewater numbered 12, or 2.3 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Bridgewater, CT
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 74, or 4.1 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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