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Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport is in Connecticut.
145,639
Bridgeport Population12
$
46,662
Median Household Income2
13.4
%
Unemployment Rate15
 

City Score

 

Population

The average resident of Bridgeport is one of the youngest of any town outside of New York City with a median age of 34.3).round(1)} years, while the median age of Connecticut is 41.0).round(1)}.

Age

34.3
Median Age7
2.1
%
Population Growth Since 201012

Proportion of Population by Age Group vs. Connecticut average7

 

Race and Ethnicity

Race

67.5
%
Connecticut Population, White18
61.1
%
United States Population, White18

Population Distribution by Race/Ethnicity7

 

Housing

Rent

$
1163
Monthly Average11
58
%
Renters11

Average Home Value6

 

Employment

Income

1.1
%
$100,000+9
18.6
%
<$25,0009

Distribution by Industry2

 

Politics

2020 Presidential Election Results19

Representatives

Governor13 Ned Lamont
Democratic
Senator13 Richard Blumenthal
Democratic
Senator13 Chris Murphy
Democratic
House of Representative13 Jim Himes
Democratic
State Senator13 Dennis Bradley
Democratic
 

Healthcare

The nearest 5-star hospital, St Francis Hospital - The Heart Center, is 38.4 miles from the center of Bridgeport, the nearest Veterans Affairs medical center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven Campus, is 22.1 miles away

Nearest Hospitals

 

Safety

In Connecticut, 18.8% of adults live in a household with at least one gun, which is a marginal decrease from 2000 when 20.2% of adults lived in households with guns

Gun Laws

Yes
Universal Background Checks14
Yes
Permit to Purchase Law14

Property Crimes and Violent Crimes per 100,000 Residents

 

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