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People

Total Population 1,679
Male Share of the Population 46.5%
Female Share of the Population 53.5%
Senior Citizens 27.6%
Employed Population 16+ 813
Age of the Population 54

Families

% of people married 58.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 55.9%
Median Earnings25+ $54,531
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $53,214
Median Earnings With High School Degree $52,813

Wealth

Median Family Income $113,088
% Above Poverty Level 97.1%
% Below Poverty Level 2.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 30 minutes
% Working from Home 13%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation 3.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 25.6%
Median Gross Rent $1,342
Median House Value $494,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.7%
US/American 0%
English 15.3%
Irish 22.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Bridgewater Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 10 miles NE of Danbury, Connecticut (center to center)
Nearest Large City 63 miles NE of New York, New York
County Litchfield
Standard Zip Codes 06752
Phone Area Codes 860
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.535
Longitude -73.377

Bridgewater Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DANBURY
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51.7 inches
Station BULLS BRIDGE DAM
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 35 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station WIGWAM RESERVOIR
Distance 15.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 34 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51 inches

Bridgewater Public Libraries

Library
Burnham Public Library
62 MAIN STREET SOUTH
Bridgewater, Connecticut
(860) 354-6937

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