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Welcome to Bridgeville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bridgeville has a population of 2,376 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bridgeville.
Bridgeville is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bridgeville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bridgeville is located in the (302) area code.
The ZIP code for Bridgeville: 19933<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bridgeville had an population of 2,376 people. This is an increase of 16.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 65.46% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bridgeville had a population of 2,048 people. This makes Bridgeville the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Bridgeville represents 0.23% of the total population of Delaware (which has 897,934 people), making it the state's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,048 people, the population of Bridgeville increased 42.62% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,436 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bridgeville.
Communities Also Named Bridgeville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Bridgeville - they are located in Alabama, California, Kentucky (2), Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2) and Quebec.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bridgeville.
Communities near Bridgeville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bridgeville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bridgeville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bridgeville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bridgeville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bridgeville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bridgeville. See our Newspapers Page for Bridgeville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bridgeville ...
Looking for more information about Bridgeville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bridgeville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bridgeville.
Adding Bridgeville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bridgeville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bridgeville was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).
We also found Bridgeville in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bridgeville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022