Bridge City, Louisiana Population 2020

6,894
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Bridge City is a city located in Louisiana. Bridge City has a 2020 population of 6,894. Bridge City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -10.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,706 in 2010. Bridge City reached it's highest population of 8,795 in 2011.

The average household income in Bridge City is $44,785 with a poverty rate of 28.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $920 per month, and the median house value is $98,300. The median age in Bridge City is 34.5 years, 32.4 years for males, and 35.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.2 males.

Bridge City Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 49.78%
  • White: 36.63%
  • Other race: 7.30%
  • Asian: 3.22%
  • Two or more races: 2.92%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bridge City, Louisiana is 6,894, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,894.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,706.

Bridge City, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,43249.78%
White2,52536.63%
Some Other Race5037.30%
Asian2223.22%
Two or More Races2012.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.16%
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Bridge City Population Pyramid 2020

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Bridge City Median Age

34.5


Total

32.4


Male

35.8


Female

Bridge City Adults

There are 4,992 adults, (884 of whom are seniors) in Bridge City.

Bridge City Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridge City Sex Ratio

Female

3,343

48.49%

Male

3,551

51.51%

Bridge City Households and Families

Bridge City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bridge City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.7%24.3%
All56.6%43.4%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
Female44.6%55.4%
Male22.7%77.3%

56.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5052.6856.6
Non Family8371.2756.4
Married7993.1575.7
Female6623.7944.6
Male2073.0322.7

3.26

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

10.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Bridge City Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade59613.35%
9th to 12th Grade47410.61%
High School Graduate1,73138.76%
Some College1,17826.38%
Associates Degree1593.56%
Bachelors Degree2956.61%
Graduate Degree330.74%
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Bridge City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,0831,702183
White1,4311,146123
Hispanic75947222
Other Race36118722
Asian20346
Multiple Races5353
Native American1111

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 black people with a rate of 8.79%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,054$32,298$19,770
Less Than High School$20,211$$16,023
High School Grad$24,213$30,896$14,478
Some College$31,898$41,161$26,375
Bachelors Degree$40,000$$47,857
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,054

Average Earnings

$32,298

Average Male

$19,770

Average Female

Bridge City Language

Bridge City Language by Age

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Bridge City Language

78.92% of Bridge City residents speak only English, while 21.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.32% of the population.

Bridge City Poverty

Bridge City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,2921,00030.38%
White1,97553326.99%
Hispanic1,14631127.14%
Multiple2016532.34%
Asian2225625.23%
Other503203.98%

28.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.82%

Male Poverty Rate

32.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridge City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridge City is Multiple, with 32.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridge City is Other, with 3.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.76%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.24%
High School26.34%
Some College13.76%
Bachelors or Greater12.80%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.80%
Male Unemployed33.64%
Female Employed16.84%
Male Employed9.05%

Bridge City Income

Bridge City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,865$44,785
Families$34,716$45,930
Married Families$44,948-
Non Families$29,398$38,626
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Bridge City Marital Status

Bridge City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.0%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

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 Veterans

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239

Number of Veterans

230

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam132
First Gulf War31
Korea29
Second Gulf War16
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
75+75
65 to 7469
35 to 5459
55 to 6436
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1366.94%
Black813.37%
2 or More2241.51%

Bridge City Veterans by Education

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18.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridge City Employment Status

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59.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

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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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74.92%

Born in Louisiana

84.62%

Native Born

15.38%

Foreign Born

12.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

84.62% of Bridge City residents were born in the United States, with 74.92% having been born in Louisiana. 12.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,8940.00%
20196,8940.00%
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%