Bridge City, Louisiana Population 2022

6,602
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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.

Bridge City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bridge Citywas:

  • Black or African American: 46.82%
  • White: 40.38%
  • Other race: 7.92%
  • Asian: 3.11%
  • Two or more races: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bridge City, Louisiana is 6,602 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,602.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,706.

Bridge City, Louisiana Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,09146.82%
White2,66640.38%
Some Other Race5237.92%
Asian2053.11%
Two or More Races1091.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.12%
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Bridge City Population by Race

Bridge City Population Pyramid $2022

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Bridge City Median Age

33.6


Total

31.6


Male

35.7


Female

Bridge City Adults

There are 4,669 adults, (915 of whom are seniors) in Bridge City.

Bridge City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridge City Sex Ratio

Female

3,184

48.23%

Male

3,418

51.77%

Bridge City Population by Age

Bridge City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bridge City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male14.8%85.2%
Female40.7%59.3%
All59.2%40.8%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Married79.1%20.9%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bridge City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4992.5659.2
Non Family9391.1863.2
Married7753.1679.1
Female6093.8640.7
Male1762.8214.8

3.22

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Bridge City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade53512.91%
9th to 12th Grade51512.43%
High School Graduate1,68340.61%
Some College97523.53%
Associates Degree1764.25%
Bachelors Degree2205.31%
Graduate Degree400.97%
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Bridge City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bridge City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,6581,334122
White1,5241,207121
Hispanic67939317
Other Race38420917
Asian17754
2+ Races7070
Native American88

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%.

Bridge City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,388$35,607$21,438
Less Than 9th Grade$$39,273$15,610
High School Graduate$26,264$31,116$18,229
Some College$29,872$40,820$26,842
Bachelors Degree$30,750$30,375$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,388

Average Earnings

$35,607

Average Male

$21,438

Average Female

Bridge City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bridge City Language by Age

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Bridge City Language

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.

Bridge City Language

Bridge City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,93284528.82%
White2,11056326.68%
Hispanic1,04725324.16%
Multiple1094642.20%
Other23NaN%

26.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.04%

Male Poverty Rate

30.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridge City

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%.

Bridge City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.24%
High School23.17%
Bachelors or Greater16.54%
Some College12.86%

Bridge City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed59.82%
Male Unemployed41.51%
Female Employed14.99%
Male Employed6.07%

Bridge City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bridge City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,711$44,501
Families$37,100$45,929
Married Families$48,072-
Non Families$27,664$36,948
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Income by Household Type

Bridge City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.0%

Male Marriage Rate

33.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bridge City Married by Age and Sex

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Bridge City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bridge City Marital Status by Race

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Bridge City Marital Status

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242

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam103
First Gulf War68
Second Gulf War17
Korea6
World War II

Bridge City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5492
65 to 7471
75+58
55 to 6421
18 to 34

Bridge City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1678.13%
Black592.98%
2+ Races1622.86%

Bridge City Veterans by Race

Bridge City Veterans by Education

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16.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridge City Veterans by Education

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60.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bridge City Employment by Age

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Bridge City Employment by Race

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Bridge City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.22%

Born in Bridge City

85.22%

Native Born

14.78%

Foreign Born

11.71%

Non Citizen

3.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Bridge City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20226,6020.00%
20216,6020.00%
20206,6020.00%
20196,602-292-4.24%
20186,894-63-0.91%
20176,9572944.41%
20166,663-364-5.18%
20157,027-136-1.90%
20147,163-226-3.06%
20137,389-589-7.38%
20127,978-817-9.29%
20118,7951,08914.13%
20107,7060.00%

Bridge City Population by Year