Bridgeport Information

Bridgeport Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bridgeport, CT

General Bridgeport Information

State: Connecticut

County: Fairfield County

Close cities: Trumbull, CT, Shelton, CT, Southport, CT, Stratford, CT, Easton, CT, Milford, CT, Monroe, CT, Westport, CT, Weston, CT, Fairfield, CT, Woodmont, CT

Bridgeport Population (census data)
Total 136,695 (-1.9% since 2000)
Male 65,202 (47.7%)
Female 71,493 (52.3%)

Population Density: 8,544 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 142.6 (US Avg is 100)

Bridgeport Elevation: 25 feet above sea level

Land Area: 16.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $44,216

Zip Codes: 06673, 06604, 06605, 06607, 06699, 06650, 06608, 06601, 06610, 06606, 06602, 06611, and 06614.

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Bridgeport Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (31.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (30.9%)
  • Black (30.8%)
  • Other race (14.8%)
  • Two or more races (5.6%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other Asian (1.0%)
  • Vietnamese (0.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (8.6%)
  • West Indian (6.2%)
  • Irish (5.1%)
  • Portuguese (2.9%)
  • Polish (2.8%)
  • German (2.4%)
Foriegn Born: 28,638 people (21.0%)
  • Latin America (61.0%)
  • Europe (24.1%)
  • Asia (14.9%)

Local Bridgeport Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NFL Football: New York Giants, New York Jets
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders

Bridgeport School Information

High Schools
Bassick High School (1181 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06605 - Bridgeport School District District)
Bullard-Havens Technical High School (500 Palisade Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - State Vocational-Technical School District)
Central High School (1 Lincoln Boulevard, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
Harding High School (1734 Central Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Bridgeport School District District)
High Horizons School (700 Palisade Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Bridgeport School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Barnum School (529 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - Bridgeport School District District)
Beardsley School (500 Huntington Road, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Bridgeport School District District)
Black Rock School (545 Brewster Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06605 - Bridgeport School District District)
Blackham School (425 Thorme Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
Bridgeport Community Correctional Center (1106 North Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 - Unified School District #1 District)
Bridgeport Learning Center (280 Tesiny Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
Bryant School (230 Poplar Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06605 - Bridgeport School District District)
Classical Studies Academy (240 Linwood Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 - Bridgeport School District District)
Columbus School (275 George Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 - Bridgeport School District District)
Cross School (1775 Reservoir Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
Curiale School (300 Laurel Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 - Bridgeport School District District)
Dunbar School (445 Union Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06607 - Bridgeport School District District)
Edison School (115 Boston Terrace, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Bridgeport School District District)
Garfield School (655 Stillman Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - Bridgeport School District District)
Hall School (290 Clermont Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Bridgeport School District District)
Hallen School (68 Omega Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
Hooker School (138 Roger Williams Road, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Bridgeport School District District)
Howe School (287 Clinton Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06605 - Bridgeport School District District)
Longfellow School (139 Ocean Terrace, Bridgeport, CT, 06605 - Bridgeport School District District)
Luis Munoz Marin School (479 Helen Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - Bridgeport School District District)
Madison School (376 Wayne Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - Bridgeport School District District)
Maplewood Annex (322 Wells Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
McKinley School (345 Logan Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06607 - Bridgeport School District District)
Multicultural Magnet School (700 Palisade Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Bridgeport School District District)
New Beginnings Inc., Family Academy (510 Barnum Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - New Beginnings Inc. District)
Newfield School (405 Newfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06607 - Bridgeport School District District)
Park City Magnet School (1526 Chopsey Hill Road, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
Park City Prep Charter School (510 Barnum Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - Park City Prep Charter School District)
Read School (130 Ezra Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
Roosevelt School (680 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 - Bridgeport School District District)
Six-Six Magnet School (601 Pearl Harbor Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06610 - Cooperative Educational Services District)
Skane Center (2977 North Madison Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)
The Bridge Academy (24 Rope Ferry Road, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - The Bridge Academy District District)
The University School (136 Lafayette Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 - Bridgeport School District District)
Waltersville School (95 Gilmore Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06608 - Bridgeport School District District)
Webster School (1375 North Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06604 - Bridgeport School District District)
Winthrop School (85 Eckart Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606 - Bridgeport School District District)

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