Bridgeport is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,728 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bridgeport is the 451st largest community in Ohio. Bridgeport has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Bridgeport is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bridgeport is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeport who work in food service (15.01%), healthcare (11.77%), and sales jobs (11.38%).
In Bridgeport, just 9.30% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Bridgeport in 2018 was $21,726, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,904 for a family of four. However, Bridgeport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bridgeport is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Bridgeport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bridgeport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bridgeport include Irish, German, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bridgeport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and French.