Bridge City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,941 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bridge City is the 261st largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Bridge City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bridge City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bridge City is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridge City who work in sales jobs (12.95%), office and administrative support (11.00%), and management occupations (7.93%).
Being a small city, Bridge City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Bridge City with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.79% of adults in Bridge City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bridge City in 2010 was $24,885, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,540 for a family of four. However, Bridge City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bridge City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bridge City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bridge City residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bridge City include Irish, German, French , and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Bridge City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.