Bridge City, Texas Population 2021

7,748
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Bridge City is a city located in Orange County Texas. With a 2020 population of 7,748, it is the 285th largest city in Texas and the 3710th largest city in the United States . Bridge City is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -1.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,840 in 2010. Bridge City reached it's highest population of 8,651 in 2000. Spanning over 7 miles, Bridge City has a population density of 1,204 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bridge City is $92,236 with a poverty rate of 5.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,040 per month, and the median house value is $134,900. The median age in Bridge City is 34.4 years, 32.1 years for males, and 35.6 years for females.

Bridge City Demographics

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

  • White: 98.42%
  • Black or African American: 0.62%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Two or more races: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bridge City, Texas is 7,748 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,919.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,840.

Bridge City, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,83598.42%
Black or African American490.62%
Some Other Race360.45%
Asian220.28%
Two or More Races190.24%
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Bridge City Population by Race

Bridge City Population Pyramid $2021

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Bridge City Median Age

34.4


Total

32.1


Male

35.6


Female

Bridge City Adults

There are 5,715 adults, (922 of whom are seniors) in Bridge City.

Bridge City Age Dependency

66.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridge City Sex Ratio

Female

3,854

48.41%

Male

4,107

51.59%

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
Male84.1%15.9%
Female83.2%16.8%
Married81.9%18.1%
All78.4%21.6%
Non Family64.7%35.3%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bridge City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6083.0578.4
Married1,8333.5881.9
Non Family5521.2764.7
Female1793.2283.2
Male442.784.1

3.49

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

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Bridge City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1042.13%
9th to 12th Grade1683.44%
High School Graduate1,62233.18%
Some College1,39628.55%
Associates Degree56911.64%
Bachelors Degree90518.51%
Graduate Degree1252.56%
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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
White4,7034,441953
Hispanic14814873
Other Race363615
Black1414
Asian1444
2+ Races1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 49.32%.

Bridge City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,607$63,750$31,098
Less Than 9th Grade$20,495$$20,938
High School Graduate$31,092$53,278$24,671
Some College$60,406$79,821$35,000
Bachelors Degree$63,555$64,688$63,040
Graduate Degree$71,923$100,231$54,926

$49,607

Average Earnings

$63,750

Average Male

$31,098

Average Female

Bridge City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bridge City Language by Age

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Bridge City Language

97.31% of Bridge City residents speak only English, while 2.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.

Bridge City Language

Bridge City Poverty by Race

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5.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.20%

Male Poverty Rate

7.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridge City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridge City is White, with 5.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridge City is White, with 5.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.89%.

Bridge City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.93%
High School8.38%
Some College2.29%
Bachelors or Greater0.87%

Bridge City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.19%
Female Employed8.08%
Male Employed2.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bridge City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bridge City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,885$92,236
Families$93,780$102,821
Married Families$103,859-
Non Families$37,317$47,186
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Income by Household Type

Bridge City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.2%

Male Marriage Rate

64.8%

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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425

Number of Veterans

390

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam138
Korea72
Second Gulf War55
First Gulf War42
World War II

Bridge City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+146
35 to 54105
55 to 6487
65 to 7452
18 to 3435

Bridge City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4257.53%
Hispanic73.54%

Bridge City Veterans by Race

Bridge City Veterans by Education

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2.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridge City Veterans by Education

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66.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

2.6%

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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72.93%

Born in Bridge City

98.69%

Native Born

1.31%

Foreign Born

1.07%

Non Citizen

0.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.69% of Bridge City residents were born in the United States, with 72.93% having been born in Texas. 1.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bridge City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,748-57-0.73%
20207,805-57-0.73%
20197,862-57-0.72%
20187,919-189-2.33%
20178,108570.71%
20168,0512052.61%
20157,846-6-0.08%
20147,852140.18%
20137,838-37-0.47%
20127,875-10-0.13%
20117,885390.50%
20107,846-805-0.97%
20008,6516170.74%
19908,0343670.47%
19807,6672,9902.50%
19604,6770.00%

Bridge City Population by Year