In 2019, Bridgeport, CT had a population of 146k people with a median age of 34.3 and a median household income of $46,662. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Bridgeport, CT declined from 146,417 to 145,639, a −0.531% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,441 to $46,662, a 2.69% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bridgeport, CT are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (32.3%), White (Hispanic) (20.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (20.1%), Other (Hispanic) (14.9%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.35%). 0% of the households in Bridgeport, CT speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 82.3% of the residents in Bridgeport, CT 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 2019, the median property value in Bridgeport, CT was $174,700, and the homeownership rate was 41.8%. Most people in Bridgeport, CT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Bridgeport, CT was 2 cars per household.