Bridgeport is a very small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 1,513 people and just one neighborhood, Bridgeport is the 76th largest community in Nebraska. Much of the housing stock in Bridgeport was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Bridgeport, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.23% of Bridgeport’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Bridgeport is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeport who work in office and administrative support (17.11%), management occupations (9.51%) and sales jobs (9.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Bridgeport spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.54 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Bridgeport doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.