The City of Bridgewater had a population of 496 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Bridgewater is located at latitude 43.5516 and longitude -97.5076 in McCook County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bridgewater encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. McCook County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,417 feet.
The City of Bridgewater (GNIS ID: 1267295) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bridgewater: Nation.
|Total Population||496 (100%)|
|Population in Households||471 (95.0%)|
|Population in Families||376 (75.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||25 ( 5.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,076|
|Average Household Income||$60,178|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,913|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||264 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||138 (52.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||70 (26.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||56 (21.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,074|
|Average Home Value||$171,558|
|Housing Affordability Index3||237|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.49%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.14%|
The table below compares Bridgewater to the other 393 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 147||63rd|
|Population Density||# 201||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 236||40th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 258||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 302||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 159||60th|
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