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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bridgewater is 6,177. Bridgewater, Virginia is the 4,256th largest city in the US.
Bridgewater is located entirely in Rockingham County.
The current population of Bridgewater (6,177) is it's peak population.
Bridgewater has grown 19.0% since the 2000. Bridgewater, Virginia is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Bridgewater has a population density of 2,227.3 people per square mile.
|4251||Pembroke Park, Florida||6,195||28.2%|
|4258||White Oak, Texas||6,169||9.1%|
|4259||Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina||6,168||103.5%|
The total voting age population of Bridgewater, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,975. The voting age population is 44.4% male and 55.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.2% of the residents of Bridgewater are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bridgewater are 91.9% White, 4.5% Black, 1.7% Other, 1.0% Two or more races, 0.5% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 3.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bridgewater, 6.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.7%. On a per-household basis, 3.1% of families are below the poverty line in Bridgewater.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.6% of Bridgewater residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.1% of Bridgewater residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 51.1% have a bachelor's degree and 19.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bridgewater residents aged 5 and older, 7.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bridgewater is 3.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bridgewater, 22.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bridgewater is $62,870.
In Bridgewater, 61.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.2% of housing units in Bridgewater.
Of all the housing units in Bridgewater, 7.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Bridgewater, 15.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 360 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bridgewater is $896.
In Bridgewater, 83.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.