Bridgeton is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 447 people and just one neighborhood, Bridgeton is the 492nd largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Bridgeton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bridgeton is a town of service providers, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeton who work in management occupations (17.11%), office and administrative support (13.90%) and personal care services (11.76%).
Also of interest is that Bridgeton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bridgeton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bridgeton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the nice things about Bridgeton is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Bridgeton is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.