Bridgeport is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,794 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bridgeport is the 451st largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Bridgeport was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
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 sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridgeport who work in office and administrative support (14.89%), sales jobs (11.75%), and maintenance occupations (7.65%).
Also of interest is that Bridgeport has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of people in Bridgeport with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.05% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bridgeport in 2010 was $17,716, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $70,864 for a family of four.
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, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Bridgeport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.