|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bridgeport is 2,257. Bridgeport, Alabama is the 7,172nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bridgeport was in 1990, when its population was 2,956. In 1990, Bridgeport was the 5,559th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,172nd largest city in the US. Bridgeport is currently 23.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Bridgeport has shrunk 16.3% since the year 2000. Bridgeport, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7286||Bayou La Batre||2,182||-16.9%|
|7168||Rockwell City, Iowa||2,258||1.8%|
|7170||St. Hedwig, Texas||2,258||19.6%|
|7173||Buchanan, New York||2,257||2.9%|
|7174||Oyster Bay Cove, New York||2,257||-0.1%|
|7178||Junction City, Kentucky||2,255||2.3%|
The total voting age population of Bridgeport, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,665. The voting age population is 41.6% male and 58.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.7% of the residents of Bridgeport are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bridgeport are 92.3% White, 5.2% Black, 2.2% American Indian and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bridgeport, 28.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 51.9%. On a per-household basis, 20.5% of families are below the poverty line in Bridgeport.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.8% of Bridgeport residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.2% of Bridgeport residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.9% have a bachelor's degree and 0.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bridgeport residents aged 5 and older, 0.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bridgeport is 7.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bridgeport, 5.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bridgeport is $28,568.
In Bridgeport, 64.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.6% of housing units in Bridgeport.
Of all the housing units in Bridgeport, 9.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Bridgeport, 3.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bridgeport is $340.
In Bridgeport, 66.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.