In 2017, Bridgeport, CT had a population of 148k people with a median age of 33.8 and a median household income of $44,841. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Bridgeport, CT grew from 147,022 to 147,586, a 0.384% increase and its median household income grew from $43,137 to $44,841, a 3.95% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bridgeport, CT are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (33.1%), White (Non-Hispanic) (21.4%), White (Hispanic) (19%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (15.3%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.08%). N/A% of the people in Bridgeport, CT speak a non-English language, and 81.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bridgeport, CT are University of Bridgeport (1,821 degrees awarded in 2017), Housatonic Community College (620 degrees), and New England Tractor Trailer Training School of CT-Bridgeport (523 degrees).
The median property value in Bridgeport, CT is $170,300, and the homeownership rate is 42%. Most people in Bridgeport, CT commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Bridgeport, CT is 2 cars per household.