Bridgeport, New York

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Bridgeport, New York

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Bridgeport strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

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Affordability of Rents
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Top 8% Bridgeport Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Bridgeport, New York

Comparing Bridgeport to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Well-Paid Single Men 7 4
Well-Paid Single Women 6 3
Age of the Population 5 5
Racial Diversity 4 2
Senior Citizens 4 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 4
Female Share of the Population 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 6
Portion of People Married 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 7 5
Median Family Income 6 3
People Above Poverty 5 3
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 6 7
Working at Home 5 4
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Public Transportation Use 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 9
People Living Alone 8 8
Affordability of Rents 6 10
Housing Recently Built 6 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 9

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Bridgeport Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles NE of Syracuse, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 147 miles E of Buffalo, New York
County Onondaga
Metro Area Syracuse
Standard Zip Codes 13030
Phone Area Codes 315
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.16
Longitude -75.98

Bridgeport Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.8 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Distance 25.8 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 28 F
Apr Temp 31 to 52 F
Jul Temp 55 to 78 F
Oct Temp 35 to 57 F
Annual Precip 42.6 inches
Distance 27.7 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 26 F
Apr Temp 32 to 50 F
Jul Temp 56 to 76 F
Oct Temp 37 to 55 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches
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Bridgeport Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,665 100%
Male 827 49.7%
Female 838 50.3%
Under 18 429 25.8%
18+ 1,236 74.2%
65+ 230 13.8%
Median Age 37.5
Average Family Size 3.13
White 1,600 96.1%
African-American 20 1.2%
Asian 7 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 11 0.7%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 27 1.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.4%

Bridgeport Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 14%
US/American 13.5%
German 13.2%
Italian 12.5%
English 12.5%
French (except Basque) 10.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.9%
Polish 5.2%
French Canadian 4.5%
European 1.7%
Dutch 1.3%
Austrian 0.9%
Scotch-Irish 0.7%
Swedish 0.6%
British 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Scottish 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Bridgeport 1,665 $42,337
Cleveland 758 $42,250
Constantia 1,107 $44,844
East Syracuse 3,178 $34,293
Fayetteville 4,190 $66,201
Minoa 3,348 $57,200
North Syracuse 6,862 $47,853
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