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Bridgewater, MA (Massachusetts) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $335,188 (it was $147,300 in 2000)
Bridgewater:

$335,188
Massachusetts:

$418,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $297,104 - $459,055

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $406,782
Here:

$406,782
State:

$507,994

Townhouses or other attached units: $239,859
Here:

$239,859
State:

$489,464

In 2-unit structures: $273,665
Here:

$273,665
State:

$533,120

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $297,197
Here:

$297,197
State:

$552,437

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $139,879
Here:

$139,879
State:

$518,368

Bridgewater,MA index of house prices

Total population: 7,841 (Urban population: 6,602, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 2,832 (2,601 occupied: 886 owner occupied, 1,635 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

65%
State:

38%

Housing density: 1,287 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $728,751.

Median contract rent in 2019: $1,288 (lower quartile is $798, upper quartile is $1,829)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2019: $4,598


Median gross rent in Bridgewater, MA in 2019: $1,459

Housing units in Bridgewater with a mortgage: 464 (13 second mortgage, 8 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 402

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $116,147

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $73,825

Median monthly housing costs: $1,518

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Bridgewater, Massachusetts Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1954

Median year apartment built: 1973

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,363
  • In family households: 3,781 (718 male householders, 498 female householders)
    737 spouses, 1,391 children (1,297 natural, 97 adopted, 14 stepchildren), 126 grandchildren, 28 brothers or sisters, 82 parents, 0 foster children, 67 other relatives, 113 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,549 (890 male householders (633 living alone)), 529 female householders (326 living alone)), 1,073 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,236

Size of family households: 523 2-persons, 288 3-persons, 307 4-persons, 70 5-persons, 7 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 966 1-person, 188 2-persons, 98 3-persons, 173 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 59 6-persons.

437 married couples with children.
563 single-parent households (418 men, 145 women).

88.6% of residents of Bridgewater speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).
5.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 456 (4.9%)
(50.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.0
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 3532 bedrooms
  • 2673 bedrooms
  • 2154 bedrooms
  • 295+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • 36no bedroom
  • 5381 bedroom
  • 8012 bedrooms
  • 2193 bedrooms
  • 1434 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgewater in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgewater in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 60no vehicle
  • 2661 vehicle
  • 4152 vehicles
  • 1143 vehicles
  • 244 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgewater in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgewater in renter-occupied apartments
  • 124no vehicle
  • 7621 vehicle
  • 5152 vehicles
  • 1013 vehicles
  • 394 vehicles
  • 585+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 133 rooms
  • 2074 rooms
  • 1795 rooms
  • 86 rooms
  • 1537 rooms
  • 1098 rooms
  • 1899+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • 371 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 4313 rooms
  • 7404 rooms
  • 2025 rooms
  • 1866 rooms
  • 597 rooms
  • 608 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Bridgewater, MA
  • Bridgewater, MA household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Bridgewater, MA in 2019
  • 201Less than $10,000
  • 173$10,000 to $19,999
  • 182$20,000 to $29,999
  • 178$30,000 to $39,999
  • 269$40,000 to $49,999
  • 120$50,000 to $59,999
  • 272$60,000 to $74,999
  • 325$75,000 to $99,999
  • 331$100,000 to $124,999
  • 137$125,000 to $149,999
  • 120$150,000 to $199,999
  • 189$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2019 in Bridgewater, MA

  • Distribution of house value in Bridgewater, MA in 2019
  • 4Less than $10,000
  • 17$100,000 to $124,999
  • 88$125,000 to $149,999
  • 9$150,000 to $174,999
  • 23$175,000 to $199,999
  • 51$200,000 to $249,999
  • 121$250,000 to $299,999
  • 267$300,000 to $399,999
  • 107$400,000 to $499,999
  • 65$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in Bridgewater, MA

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Bridgewater, MA in 2019
  • 12$200 to $249
  • 13$250 to $299
  • 45$400 to $449
  • 28$450 to $499
  • 36$600 to $649
  • 41$650 to $699
  • 2$700 to $749
  • 14$750 to $799
  • 68$800 to $899
  • 69$900 to $999
  • 121$1,000 to $1,249
  • 538$1,250 to $1,499
  • 590$1,500 to $1,999
  • 49$2,000 to $2,499
  • 15No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2019

Percentage of workers working in this county: 64.1%
Number of people working at home: 167 (3.3% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 139
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 481
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 933
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 337
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 684
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 332
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 500
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 82
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 160
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 581
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 345
  • 90 or more minutes: 163
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Bridgewater

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,366 (73.4%)
  • Carpooled: 300 (6.5%)
  • Taxi: 39 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 47 (1.0%)
  • Walked: 670 (14.6%)
  • Worked at home: 164 (3.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
  • Unemployment by race in 2019
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 10.3%Males
  • 5.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.2%Males
  • 3.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 6.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 35.7%Males
  • 5.9%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • 1062010 or later
  • 1212000 to 2009
  • 1111990 to 1999
  • 821980 to 1989
  • 561970 to 1979
  • 109Before 1970
Ancestries in Bridgewater, MA

First ancestries reported:

  • Irish: 900 (23.1%)
  • Italian: 405 (10.4%)
  • Haitian: 290 (7.4%)
  • Cape Verdean: 173 (4.4%)
  • Portuguese: 167 (4.3%)
  • American: 99 (2.5%)
  • English: 88 (2.3%)
  • African: 86 (2.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 83 (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 72 (1.8%)
  • French Canadian: 69 (1.8%)
  • Russian: 69 (1.8%)
  • European: 67 (1.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 58 (1.5%)
  • German: 44 (1.1%)
  • Polish: 44 (1.1%)
  • Brazilian: 35 (0.9%)
  • Eastern European: 27 (0.7%)
  • French: 25 (0.6%)
  • Northern European: 10 (0.3%)
  • Ethiopian: 9 (0.2%)
  • Maltese: 5 (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 4 (0.1%)
  • Lebanese: 3 (0.08%)
  • Greek: 3 (0.08%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Haiti
Bridgewater:

31.2% (134)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Bridgewater:

16.5% (71)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Other Western Africa
Bridgewater:

7.2% (31)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
Bridgewater:

5.8% (25)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Kenya
Bridgewater:

5.6% (24)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Guatemala
Bridgewater:

4.9% (21)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Cabo Verde
Bridgewater:

4.7% (20)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Australia
Bridgewater:

4.2% (18)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Philippines
Bridgewater:

3.7% (16)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Portugal
Bridgewater:

3.7% (16)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Ethiopia
Bridgewater:

1.9% (8)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

France
Bridgewater:

1.6% (7)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Thailand
Bridgewater:

1.6% (7)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Vietnam
Bridgewater:

1.6% (7)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Africa, n.e.c.
Bridgewater:

1.6% (7)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,451
  • Other state: 1,306
  • Northeast: 648
  • Midwest: 191
  • South: 277
  • West: 180

72.7% of Bridgewater residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33.4% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83.5% lived in Massachusetts.


Bridgewater:

72.7%
State average:

87.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 38
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 537
  • Less than 1 year of college: 139
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 298
  • Associate degree: 154
  • Bachelor's degree: 320
  • Master's degree: 170
  • Professional school degree: 50
  • Doctorate degree: 31
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 53
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 20
  • 11th grade: 18
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 345
  • Less than 1 year of college: 129
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 168
  • Associate degree: 243
  • Bachelor's degree: 598
  • Master's degree: 200
  • Professional school degree: 39
  • Doctorate degree: 105
Educational Attainment for Females
Bridgewater marital status for males
Bridgewater marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 638
  • One, attached: 116
  • Two: 404
  • 3 or 4: 438
  • 5 to 9: 240
  • 10 to 19: 754
  • 20 to 49: 220
  • 50 or more: 16
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2019: 1.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2019: 1.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Bridgewater
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bridgewater, MA
  • 41.7%Utility gas
  • 29.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.2%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.8%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bridgewater, MA
  • 48.1%Electricity
  • 34.7%Utility gas
  • 12.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%Coal or coke
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Massachusetts:

8.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 34
Here:

27.2%
Massachusetts:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 162
Here:

3.9%
Massachusetts:

47.5%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability