bridgeport Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 10,034 13.0 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 32,164 41.6 % 32.2 %
Some College 17,239 22.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 11,931 15.4 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,895 7.6 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 58,797 76.1 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 14,448 18.7 % 18.7 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 145,934 - -
19 years old and under 38,094 26.1 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 57,389 39.3 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 34,861 23.9 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 15,590 10.7 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 71,911 59.9 % 84.4 %
Spanish 45,656 38.0 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 2,474 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 26,109 47.1 % 33.6 %
Married 19,336 34.9 % 50.4 %
Separated 1,478 2.7 % 2.5 %
Divorced 8,452 15.3 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 57,931 - -
Occupied Housing Units 50,476 87.1 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,455 12.9 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 14,867 25.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 4,089 7.1 % 5.9 %
2-Units 10,779 18.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 11,268 19.5 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 3,288 5.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,838 6.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 9,802 16.9 % 9.0 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,456 2.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,321 7.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,581 9.6 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 6,620 11.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 13,800 23.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 23,315 40.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 7,641 13.2 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 9,963 17.2 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 32,162 55.5 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 418 0.7 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 62 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 230 0.4 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 63,324 45.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 51,009 36.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,202 0.9 % 0.9 %
Asian 3,536 2.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 19,264 13.9 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 42,113 57,617
Median Family Income 51,010 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 22,462 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 77.59 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.07 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.66
    [CDD] 5.59

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