Bridgeville, Delaware

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Population in 2014: 2,205 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: +53.6%
Males: 1,087  (49.3%)
Females: 1,118  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Delaware median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 19933.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,733 (it was $26,579 in 2000)
Bridgeville:

$54,733
DE:

$57,846

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,185 (it was $14,965 in 2000)

Bridgeville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $219,679 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
Bridgeville:

$219,679
DE:

$226,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $266,382; Detached houses: $306,352; Townhouses or other attached units: $251,701; In 2-unit structures: $132,385; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $320,469; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $310,763; Mobile homes: $67,029; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $294,561

Median gross rent in 2013: $586.

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  • Races in Bridgeville, DE (2013)

    Bridgeville races chart
    • 1,38853.5%White alone
    • 57322.1%Black alone
    • 55921.5%Hispanic
    • 552.1%Two or more races
    • 130.5%American Indian alone
    • 90.3%Asian alone

Races in Bridgeville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bridgeville: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (12.6%), English (8.9%), German (8.8%), United States (5.3%), Dutch (2.4%), Polish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 47 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 2,716 people per square mile   (average).

Bridgeville,DE real estate house value index trend

Bridgeville, Delaware map

For population 25 years and over in Bridgeville:

  • High school or higher: 80.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bridgeville town:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

137 residents are foreign born (9.2% Latin America).

This town:

9.5%
Delaware:

5.7%



According to our research of Delaware and other state lists there were 57 registered sex offenders living in Bridgeville, Delaware as of June 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Bridgeville to the number of sex offenders is 37 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,226 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $859 (0.4%)

Bridgeville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (60.0 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (67.1 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (90.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Greenwood, DE (2.1 miles ), Seaford, DE (2.6 miles ), Blades, DE (2.7 miles ), Farmington, DE (3.0 miles) , Federalsburg, MD (3.2 miles ), Ellendale, DE (3.2 miles ), Bethel, DE (3.5 miles) , Georgetown, DE (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.74 N, Longitude: 75.60 W

Area code: 302

Bridgeville household income distribution Bridgeville home values distribution

Property values in Bridgeville, DE


Crime rates in Bridgeville by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000010220
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.060.80.096.795.10.0
Robberies 204305321
per 100,000 126.20.0250.5185.20.0290.0145.095.146.8
Assaults 10121693112138
per 100,000 630.9751.41,001.9555.6182.4638.196.7617.9374.2
Burglaries 415132271014148
per 100,000 252.4939.3814.01,358.0425.5580.0676.7665.4374.2
Thefts 74750766467755240
per 100,000 441.62,943.03,130.94,691.43,890.63,886.33,624.92,471.51,870.9
Auto thefts 111113341
per 100,000 63.162.662.661.760.8174.0145.0190.146.8
Arson 000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.047.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.8) 212.8352.6481.7472.9286.6442.0358.2404.7201.6

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Crime rate in Bridgeville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.65
Delaware average:

2.35
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Delaware:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +75 (+5.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Bridgeville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bridgeville, Delaware

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bridgeville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Delaware state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.6 miles away from the Bridgeville town center caused $150,000 in damages.

On 7/18/1984, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bridgeville-area historical earthquake activity is near Delaware state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 112.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 148.5 miles away from Bridgeville center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 111.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 316.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 366.3 miles away from Bridgeville center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 285.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sussex County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bridgeville topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles Polk, Jr. - Politician, Peter F. Causey - Politician, William Cannon - Politician, William F. Allen - Politician, Edward Willis Redfield - Artist, Thurman Adams, Jr. - Delaware State senator, Trusten Polk - Confederate Army officer and politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Bridgeville:

  • SEAFORD CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • LOFLAND PARK CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • METHODIST MANOR HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • NANTICOKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • BEEBE HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; GEORGETOWN, DE)
  • HARRISON SENIOR LIVING OF GEORGETOWN, LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GEORGETOWN, DE)
  • GENERATIONS HOME CARE, INC. (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GEORGETOWN, DE)

airports located in Bridgeville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bridgeville:

  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 11 miles; Georgetown, DE; Full-time enrollment: 3,159)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 27 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)
  • Salisbury University (about 28 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • Delaware State University (about 31 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 32 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 38 miles; Princess Anne, MD; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • United States Naval Academy (about 51 miles; Annapolis, MD; FT enrollment: 5,681)

Public elementary/middle schools in Bridgeville:

  • WOODBRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 459, Location: 307 LAWS STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • PHILLIS WHEATLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 48 CHURCH STREET, Grades: 3-5)
See full list of schools located in Bridgeville

Library in Bridgeville:

  • BRIDGEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $294,053; Location: 210 MARKET ST.; 22,145 books; 1,969 audio materials; 3,257 video materials; 27 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 81 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bridgeville: Old Bridgeville Firehouse (A), Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Company (B), Bridgeville Police Department (C), Cheer Center Sussex County Senior Services (D), Bridgeville Public Library (E), Bridgeville Town Hall (F), Bridgeville Historical Society Museum (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bridgeville include: Williams Chapel (A), Saint Marys Church (B), Mount Calvary United Methodist Church (C), Union United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Bridgeville include: Passwaters Park (1), Sudler House (2), Fillmore Clifton Stadium (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Bridgeville Historical Society Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 102 William Street).

Court: Bridgeville Town - Alderman Court Number 32 (101 North Main).

Sussex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 86.7. This is about average.

City:

86.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.32
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.378. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.378
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.40
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00404. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00404
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.3%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.3% for Black residents, 70.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.3% for other race residents, 83.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Delaware:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.9%
Whole state:  67.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Bridgeville, Delaware environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Bridgeville (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Bridgeville Branch at 100 Laws Street, branch established on 1903/04/21. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Delaware average:

12.0

Bridgeville travel time to work - commute Bridgeville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bridgeville town (based on Sussex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,6817
Mainline Protestant23,803107
Evangelical Protestant16,640115
Black Protestant2,91421
Other6558
Orthodox2202
None125,232-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 45
Sussex County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Sussex County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Sussex County:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 236
Here:

12.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.9%
Delaware:

9.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Sussex County:

28.9%
Delaware:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bridgeville:

45.6%
State:

49.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.8%
Delaware:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bridgeville:

22.9%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bridgeville:

11.2%
State:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Delaware:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bridgeville:

32.6%
Delaware:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

51.8%
Delaware:

55.6%

Average condition of hearing:
Bridgeville:

78.3%
Delaware:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bridgeville, DE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,503$54,0360$0
Other Government Administration 6$20,761$41,5221$617
Police Protection - Officers 6$25,755$51,5100$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,430$53,1601$420
Sewerage 2$7,833$46,9980$0
Water Supply 1$3,964$47,5680$0
Totals for Government 17$67,246$47,4682$1,037

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Delaware average:

5.01%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($303 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
Delaware average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kent County, DE  0.68% ($31,255 average AGI)
from Wicomico County, MD  0.38% ($40,062)
from Worcester County, MD  0.17% ($36,023)


4.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.39%
Delaware average:

4.68%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($369 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
Delaware average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kent County, DE  0.73% ($31,909 average AGI)
to Wicomico County, MD  0.31% ($26,704)
to Worcester County, MD  0.13% ($30,570)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bridgeville:

  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJWK (1280 AM; 1 kW; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WJDY (1470 AM; 5 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bridgeville:

  • WSCL (89.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; FEDERALSBURG, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • WGBG (98.5 FM; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WXPZ (101.3 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAAI (100.9 FM; HURLOCK, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • WKDB (95.3 FM; LAUREL, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WAFL (97.7 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZBH (93.5 FM; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; OCEAN CITY-SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZEB (101.7 FM; OCEAN VIEW, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WLVW-FM (105.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJNE (103.5 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WXJN (105.9 FM; LEWES, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOSC (95.9 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGMD (92.7 FM; REHOBOTH BEACH, DE; Owner: RESORT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WINX-FM (94.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MD; Owner: CWA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bridgeville:

  • WDPB (Channel 64; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W38BN (Channel 38; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUND.)

Bridgeville fatal accident list:

Jun 30, 2011 04:02 PM, Us-13, Lat: 38.73717, Lon: -75.59205, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 18, 2003 04:25 AM, Sr-404 & Market St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 26, 1989 11:50 PM, S18, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 31, 1982 02:50 AM, 17, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 2, 1977 12:30 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 26,696Total average daily traffic
  • 2,573Total average daily truck traffic
  • 33,138Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bridgeville and their reported violations in the past:

O A NEWTON AND SONS INC (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-09-2009), St Public Notif requested (2 times from DEC-09-2009 to JAN-12-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2010), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from FEB-14-2011 to OCT-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (2 times from OCT-15-2012 to JUL-22-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-22-2013)
GLEN ACRES (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2012)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1994, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUN-16-1994 to FEB-08-1996), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-1996), Fed CFP issued (SEP-29-1999), Fed Consent Decree/Judgement (APR-18-2000)
NANTICOKE BUSINESS PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-23-2009), St Public Notif requested (2 times from SEP-23-2009 to DEC-09-2009), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-09-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2010), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from FEB-14-2011 to MAR-19-2012), St Public Notif requested (2 times from MAR-19-2012 to AUG-01-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-01-2012)
PERDUE FEED MILL (Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-17-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-17-2013), St Intentional no-action (JUN-17-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2012), St Intentional no-action (JUN-13-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JAN-11-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (OCT-09-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-09-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-09-2009), St No addtl Formal Action needed (OCT-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2010)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bridgeville that have no violations reported:

  • BRIDGEVILLE WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 1,350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PICTSWEET COMPANY, THE (Population served: 78, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 85
  • Hazardous Condition: 22
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Bridgeville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bridgeville, DE
Most common first names in Bridgeville, DE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William6274.9 years
John4772.6 years
George4173.8 years
James3970.2 years
Charles3472.7 years
Robert3370.2 years
Mary3278.0 years
Elizabeth2677.2 years
Margaret2278.6 years
Dorothy2074.0 years
Most common last names in Bridgeville, DE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3674.3 years
Cannon3473.7 years
Jones2476.6 years
Brown2273.7 years
Williams2072.2 years
Johnson2070.9 years
Russell1775.7 years
Passwaters1674.6 years
West1676.7 years
Evans1570.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
Businesses in Bridgeville, DE
NameCountNameCount
La-Z-Boy1SONIC Drive-In1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Subway1
McDonald's1Walgreens1

Bridgeville compared to Delaware state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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  • Michael Edward Futty (1)
  • Sherard Fisher (1)
  • Michael E. Futty (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2016.