Bridgewater, MA

8,544 Population
2.3 square miles 3,753.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
3,753.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
26.7%
was 25.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
7.4%
was 9.3%
 
Percent Under 18
11.5%
was 11.3%
 
Percent 65 and Over
10.6%
was 10.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
19.2%
was 23.3%
 
Median Household Income
$56,006
was $44,728
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.2
46.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Violent Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available
Property Crimes per 100,000
--
No Data Available

 Housing

Total Housing Units
2,590
was 2,570
 
Median Rent
$1,296
was $1,269
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
2,326
was 2,293
 
Homeownership Rate
37.9%
was 41.3%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,137.8
was 1,129.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
15.4%
was 17.1%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
82.9%
was 79.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
93.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.5%
was 93.3%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
29.0%
was 27.5%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
89.9%
was 90.5%
Ranked 41st Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
4.9%
was 4.8%
Ranked 114th Highest in MA
Revenue
$47,816,603
was $46,899,575
Ranked 94th Highest in MA
Expenditure
$47,432,157
was $44,750,988
Ranked 91st Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$5,710
was $5,887
Ranked 58th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$5,664
was $5,618
Ranked 57th Highest in MA

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