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People

Total Population 2,416
Male Share of the Population 44.5%
Female Share of the Population 55.5%
Senior Citizens 16.2%
Employed Population 16+ 909
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 40.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.6%
Median Earnings25+ $30,513
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,398

Wealth

Median Family Income $41,078
% Above Poverty Level 73%
% Below Poverty Level 27%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.9%
Median Gross Rent $520
Median House Value $69,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 51.6%
US/American 0%
English 4.3%
Irish 7.3%

Bridgeport Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles W of Chattanooga, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 103 miles SE of Nashville, Tennessee
County Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 35740
Phone Area Codes 256
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.947
Longitude -85.714

Bridgeport Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BRIDGEPORT 5 NW
Distance 5.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 48 F
Apr Temp 44 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 62.5 inches
Station SCOTTSBORO
Distance 21.6 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 50 F
Apr Temp 45 to 72 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 58.6 inches
Station VALLEY HEAD
Distance 26.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 48 F
Apr Temp 42 to 70 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 72 F
Annual Precip 58.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Henagar 2,308 $41,000
Hollywood 980 $42,159
Hytop 540 $44,464
Ider 1,033 $47,500
Pisgah 802 $39,609
Stevenson 2,739 $52,904

Bridgeport Public Libraries

Library
Bridgeport Public Library
401 ALABAMA AVENUE
Bridgeport, Alabama
(256) 495-2259

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