B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B-

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$69,700
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$448
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%

Bridgeport Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    508
    0
  • Murder
    0
    0
  • Rape
    0
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    42
    1
  • Theft
    339
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    42
    0

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$28,571
National
$53,889
Children
19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    4%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    41%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    25%
    13%
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Bridgeport Reviews

2 reviews
I've been here for about a year. Everyone is very nice and southern,a plus!! It's a small community,we really need things for the children,like YMCA, something year round. It's very beautiful here,, mountains are breathtaking!!!
Review Bridgeport
There is nothing here. We spend all our time at home bored. Bored. Bored. Bored. Bored.,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,