Bridgeport, AL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Bridgeport Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Bridgeport Content

Also See: Bridgeport, AL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Bridgeport, Alabama - Basic Facts

The City of Bridgeport had a population of 2,576 as of July 1, 2016. Bridgeport ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bridgeport is located at latitude 34.9493 and longitude -85.7238 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bridgeport (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 673 feet.

The City of Bridgeport (GNIS ID: 2403924) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Bridgeport is located within Bridgeport Division of Jackson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bridgeport population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bridgeport: Jonesville.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


City of Bridgeport, AL Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | AL Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Bridgeport Division | Jackson County | Alabama Counties

Search the map for:

Bridgeport, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,576
Population in Households 2,576
Population in Familes 2,113
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 595
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 1,073
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 726
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,239 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 728 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 345 (27.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 166 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $81,307
Average Home Value $95,742


Median Household Income $35,916
Average Household Income $47,199
Per Capita Income $19,570
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.02% 0.65%
Households 0.94% 0.63%
Families 0.91% 0.54%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Bridgeport, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bridgeport to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 180 69th
Population Density1 # 105 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 325 44th
Median Household Income # 342 41st
Per Capita Income # 326 44th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.

Alabama Research Tools

Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Alabama Census Data
Highest or Lowest: