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Demographics

People

Total Population5,930
Male Share of the Population43.8%
Female Share of the Population56.2%
Senior Citizens26.4%
Employed Population 16+2,618
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married49.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher45.9%
Median Earnings25+$40,142
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,813

Wealth

Median Family Income$73,276
% Above Poverty Level95.7%
% Below Poverty Level4.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home8.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work12.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.3%
Median Gross Rent$842
Median House Value$220,000

Ancestry

German30.8%
English12.9%
Irish12.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.2%
Scottish4.1%
Italian3.6%
Welsh2.5%
Russian2.3%
Greek1.7%
Arab1.6%
French Except Basque1.4%
Polish1.3%
Swiss1.2%
Dutch0.9%
Swedish0.9%
Serbian0.8%
African0.8%
Hungarian0.6%
Turkish0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
New Zealand0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Slovene0.2%
Lebanese0.1%
Ethiopian0.1%
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Bridgewater Almanac

CategoryValue
County Rockingham County
Standard Zip Codes22812
Phone Area Codes540
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.38
Approximate Longitude-78.96

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)

StationDALE ENTERPRISE
Distance5.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches
StationSTAUNTON SEWAGE PLANT
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches
StationBIG MEADOWS
Distance31.3 miles
Jan Temp17 to 35 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp57 to 75 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip54.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dayton1,622$64,875
Elkton2,795$54,420
Grottoes2,734$64,121
Harrisonburg53,064$59,835
Mount Crawford403$77,813
Staunton24,273$65,955

Bridgewater Public Schools

John W. Wayland Elem
801 North Main St
ZIP: 22812
(540) 828-6081
Primary
Total Enrollment 562
Turner Ashby High
800 N Main St
ZIP: 22812
(540) 828-2008
High
Total Enrollment 1057

Bridgewater Private Schools

Blue Ridge Christian School
100 Dinkel Ave
ZIP: 22812
Elementary
Total Enrollment 146
Spring Creek Christian School
8863 Nazarene Church Rd
ZIP: 22812
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 16
Spring Hill School
8060 Nazarene Church Rd
ZIP: 22812
Elementary
Total Enrollment 38
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