Bridge City is a city located in Louisiana. Bridge City has a 2020 population of 6,602. Bridge City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -14.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,706 in 2010.
The average household income in Bridge City is $44,501 with a poverty rate of 26.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $928 per month, and the median house value is $95,500. The median age in Bridge City is 33.6 years, 31.6 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bridge Citywas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.94%.
77.10% of Bridge City residents speak only English, while 22.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.67% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridge City is Multiple, with 42.20% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridge City is Hispanic, with 24.16% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.58%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bridge City
85.22% of Bridge City residents were born in the United States, with 75.22% having been born in Louisiana. 11.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.