In 2018, Bridgeport, CT had a population of 146k people with a median age of 33.8 and a median household income of $45,441. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Bridgeport, CT declined from 147,586 to 146,417, a -0.792% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,841 to $45,441, a 1.34% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bridgeport, CT are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (32.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (20.3%), White (Hispanic) (20%), Other (Hispanic) (14.8%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.43%). 0% of the people in Bridgeport, CT speak a non-English language, and 82.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bridgeport, CT are University of Bridgeport (1,469 degrees awarded in 2019), New England Tractor Trailer Training School of CT-Bridgeport (650 degrees), and Housatonic Community College (631 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Bridgeport, CT was $173,100, and the homeownership rate was 41.8%. Most people in Bridgeport, CT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Bridgeport, CT was 2 cars per household.