Bridgeton, Missouri Population 2023

11,415

Bridgeton is a city located in St. Louis County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 11,415, it is the 79th largest city in Missouri and the 3729th largest city in the United States.Bridgeton is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -0.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,445 in 2020. Spanning over 15 miles, Bridgeton has a population density of 784 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bridgeton is $87,634 with a poverty rate of 12.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Bridgeton is 40.5 years, 38.8 years for males, and 42.5 years for females.

Bridgeton Demographics

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

  • White: 67.57%
  • Black or African American: 22.34%
  • Other race: 3.72%
  • Asian: 3.31%
  • Two or more races: 2.98%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Bridgeton, Missouri is 11,415 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,445.

Bridgeton, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Two or more races

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Bridgeton Population by Race

Bridgeton Population Pyramid 2023

Bridgeton Median Age

40.5

Total

38.8

Male

42.5

Female

Bridgeton Adults

There are 9,031 adults, (2,318 of whom are seniors) in Bridgeton.

Bridgeton Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Bridgeton Sex Ratio

Female6,25654.04%
Male5,32145.96%

Bridgeton Population by Age

Bridgeton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.01

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

60.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bridgeton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bridgeton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bridgeton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 94.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 44.44%.

Bridgeton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$38,685

Average Earnings

$39,912

Average Male

$36,010

Average Female

Bridgeton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bridgeton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bridgeton Language

83.75% of Bridgeton residents speak only English, while 16.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.67% of the population.

Bridgeton Language

Bridgeton Poverty by Race

rate

12.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.29%

Male Poverty Rate

12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bridgeton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bridgeton is Multiple, with 201.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bridgeton is White, with 5.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.5%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.85%.

Bridgeton Poverty

Bridgeton Poverty Rate by Education

Bridgeton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bridgeton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bridgeton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bridgeton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bridgeton 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 55-64.

Bridgeton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bridgeton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

603

Number of Veterans

545

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

Bridgeton Veterans by War

Bridgeton Veterans by Age

count

Bridgeton Veterans by Race

Bridgeton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bridgeton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bridgeton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bridgeton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bridgeton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

72.45%

Born in Bridgeton

90.63%

Native Born

10.52%

Foreign Born

7.43%

Non Citizen

3.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.63% of Bridgeton residents were born in the United States, with 72.45% having been born in Missouri. 7.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bridgeton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Bridgeton Population by Year