Bridgeport, Illinois Population 2022

1,782
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Bridgeport is a city located in Lawrence County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,782, it is the 522nd largest city in Illinois and the 11569th largest city in the United States. Bridgeport is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -7.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,919 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Bridgeport has a population density of 1,662 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bridgeport is $56,415 with a poverty rate of 10.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,271 per month, and the median house value is $53,000. The median age in Bridgeport is 38.9 years, 36.8 years for males, and 42 years for females.

Bridgeport Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bridgeportwas:

  • White: 85.57%
  • Black or African American: 14.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Bridgeport, Illinois is 1,782 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,919.

Bridgeport, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Bridgeport Population by Race

Bridgeport Population Pyramid 2022

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Bridgeport Median Age

37.5


Total

33.7


Male

39.3


Female

Bridgeport Adults

There are 1,342 adults, (234 of whom are seniors) in Bridgeport.

Bridgeport Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridgeport Sex Ratio

Female

806

42.00%

Male

1,113

58.00%

Bridgeport Population by Age

Bridgeport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bridgeport Household Types

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bridgeport Households and Families

2.93

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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Bridgeport Households by Type

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Bridgeport Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bridgeport Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 98.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.76%.

Bridgeport Educational Attainment by Race

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$48,875

Average Earnings

$50,867

Average Male

$30,948

Average Female

Bridgeport Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bridgeport Language by Age

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Bridgeport Language

98.47% of Bridgeport residents speak only English, while 1.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Bridgeport Language

Bridgeport Poverty by Race

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10.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.65%

Male Poverty Rate

15.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridgeport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridgeport is White, with 11.88% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.55%.

Bridgeport Poverty

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Bridgeport Poverty Rate by Education

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Bridgeport Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bridgeport Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Bridgeport Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

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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314

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Bridgeport Veterans by War

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Bridgeport Veterans by Age

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Bridgeport Veterans by Race

Bridgeport Veterans by Education

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3.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridgeport Veterans by Education

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70.1%

Labor Force Participation

67.5%

Employment Rate

3.7%

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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60.60%

Born in Bridgeport

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Bridgeport residents were born in the United States, with 60.60% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bridgeport Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Bridgeport Population by Year