Bridgeport, Alabama Population 2021

2,281
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Bridgeport is a city located in Jackson County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,281, it is the 166th largest city in Alabama and the 7143rd largest city in the United States . Bridgeport is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -5.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,418 in 2010. Bridgeport reached it's highest population of 2,436 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Bridgeport has a population density of 527 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bridgeport is $40,345 with a poverty rate of 28.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $340 per month, and the median house value is $64,500. The median age in Bridgeport is 43.4 years, 39.7 years for males, and 45.7 years for females.

Bridgeport Demographics

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

  • White: 92.26%
  • Black or African American: 5.18%
  • Native American: 2.23%
  • Two or more races: 0.33%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bridgeport, Alabama is 2,281 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,305.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,418.

Bridgeport, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,94392.26%
Black or African American1095.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native472.23%
Two or More Races70.33%
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Bridgeport Population by Race

Bridgeport Population Pyramid $2021

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Bridgeport Median Age

43.4


Total

39.7


Male

45.7


Female

Bridgeport Adults

There are 1,705 adults, (435 of whom are seniors) in Bridgeport.

Bridgeport Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridgeport Sex Ratio

Female

1,140

54.13%

Male

966

45.87%

Bridgeport Population by Age

Bridgeport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bridgeport Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.3%16.7%
All64.4%35.6%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
Female30%70%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bridgeport Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0312.0464.4
Non Family4451.1457.5
Married3542.6283.3
Female1703.1230
Male622.29100

2.64

Average Family Size

2.04

Average Household Size

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Bridgeport Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade664.14%
9th to 12th Grade25015.66%
High School Graduate71444.74%
Some College29318.36%
Associates Degree16310.21%
Bachelors Degree1016.33%
Graduate Degree90.56%
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Bridgeport Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bridgeport Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3931,128110
Black10988
Native American4717
Hispanic4040
2+ Races77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.90%.

Bridgeport Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,500$45,357$27,976
Less Than 9th Grade$23,690$$24,286
High School Graduate$31,847$34,444$30,256
Some College$40,208$52,898$34,188
Bachelors Degree$41,250$$31,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,500

Average Earnings

$45,357

Average Male

$27,976

Average Female

Bridgeport Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bridgeport Language by Age

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Bridgeport Language

99.75% of Bridgeport residents speak only English, while 0.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.25% of the population.

Bridgeport Language

Bridgeport Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,90358830.90%
Black1091816.51%

28.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.40%

Male Poverty Rate

30.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridgeport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridgeport is White, with 30.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridgeport is Black, with 16.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.29%.

Bridgeport Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.96%
High School24.09%
Some College12.94%
Bachelors or Greater10.00%

Bridgeport Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Female Employed21.20%
Male Employed11.92%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bridgeport Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bridgeport Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,568$40,345
Families$42,727$51,612
Married Families$50,250-
Non Families$15,131$20,818
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Income by Household Type

Bridgeport Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

36.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bridgeport Married by Age and Sex

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Bridgeport Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bridgeport Marital Status by Race

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Bridgeport Marital Status

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118

Number of Veterans

118

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam65
Second Gulf War13
Korea12
First Gulf War4
World War II

Bridgeport Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7460
35 to 5426
75+17
55 to 6415
18 to 34

Bridgeport Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1117.20%
Black76.42%

Bridgeport Veterans by Race

Bridgeport Veterans by Education

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3.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridgeport Veterans by Education

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45.8%

Labor Force Participation

42.3%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bridgeport Employment by Age

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Bridgeport Employment by Race

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Bridgeport 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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50.09%

Born in Bridgeport

98.10%

Native Born

1.90%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.10% of Bridgeport residents were born in the United States, with 50.09% having been born in Alabama. 1.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bridgeport Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,281-8-0.35%
20202,289-8-0.35%
20192,297-8-0.35%
20182,305-16-0.69%
20172,321-12-0.51%
20162,333-16-0.68%
20152,349-23-0.97%
20142,372-24-1.00%
20132,396-12-0.50%
20122,408-13-0.54%
20112,421-15-0.62%
20102,4360.00%

Bridgeport Population by Year