bridgeport Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 10,934 13.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 32,258 40.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 17,235 21.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 11,298 14.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 7,559 9.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 62,159 78.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 15,857 20.0 % 20.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 147,619 - -
19 years old and under 40,009 27.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 56,185 38.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 36,148 24.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 15,277 10.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 69,810 59.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 45,377 38.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 1,518 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 29,528 50.1 % 33.5 %
Married 20,234 34.3 % 50.5 %
Separated 2,252 3.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 6,968 11.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 58,578 - -
Occupied Housing Units 49,811 85.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 8,767 15.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 14,167 24.2 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,976 5.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 11,639 19.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 11,876 20.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 5,084 8.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,597 6.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 9,239 15.8 % 8.8 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,803 3.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,064 6.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,697 8.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 6,104 10.4 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 13,620 23.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 26,321 44.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 6,821 11.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 9,804 16.7 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 32,382 55.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 430 0.7 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 99 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 275 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 62,424 45.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 48,203 35.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 221 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 5,897 4.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 21,123 15.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 42,420 55,775
Median Family Income 45,244 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 22,422 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 84.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.27 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.02
    [CDD] 11
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.12 %
6.0 0.03 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com