Bridgeport, CT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Bridgeport, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
145,639
Unemployment
12.5%
Poverty
21.8%
Median Home
$174,700
Median Income
$46,662
Median Rent
$1,163

Bridgeport SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
5
Commute
6

Bridgeport, CT Crime Report

3,308
Total Crimes
2,282.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.83%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bridgeport
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,308 2,282.8 1,610.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 843 581.7 183.6 366.7
Murder 17 11.7 2.9 5.0
Robbery 392 270.5 54.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 363 250.5 105.0 250.2
Property Crime 2,465 1,701.1 1,426.6 2,109.9
Burglary 555 383.0 180.7 340.5
Larceny 1,292 891.6 1,078.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 618 426.5 167.3 219.9

Bridgeport, CT Cost Of Living

115
Bridgeport's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bridgeport Connecticut National Average
Overall 115 124 100
Services 125 123 100
Groceries 109 108 100
Health 113 112 100
Housing 99 137 100
Transportation 110 114 100
Utilities 142 129 100

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Rankings for Bridgeport in Connecticut

Map Of Bridgeport, CT

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Population over time in Bridgeport

Year Population % Change
2019 145,639 -0.5%
2018 146,417 -0.8%
2017 147,586 0.4%
2016 147,022 -0.2%
2015 147,340 0.4%
2014 146,680 0.8%
2013 145,587 0.8%
2012 144,446 0.7%
2011 143,412 0.6%
2010 142,576 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bridgeport

White
20.1% (29,254)
African American
32.3% (46,969)
American Indian
0.2% (242)
Asian
3.3% (4,872)
Hawaiian
0.0% (59)
Other
0.9% (1,283)
Two Or More
2.5% (3,589)
Hispanic
40.8% (59,371)
Race Bridgeport CT USA
White 20.1% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 32.3% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 40.8% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in Bridgeport

Female
51.7% (75,289)
Male
48.3% (70,350)
Gender Bridgeport CT USA
Female 51.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bridgeport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (18,933)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (16,020)
High School / GED
33.0% (48,060)
Some College
18.0% (26,215)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (8,738)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (17,476)
Master's Degree
5.0% (7,281)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,456)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,456)
Education Bridgeport CT USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bridgeport, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
10.5% (1,528,924)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (1,010,079)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (1,738,591)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (1,427,111)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (2,036,265)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (2,555,398)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (1,497,575)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (1,654,897)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (652,295)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (462,761)
Income Bridgeport CT USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 12.6% 7.7%

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