Bridgeport, Nebraska

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Population in 2019: 1,472 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.7%
 
Males: 706  (48.0%)
Females: 766  (52.0%)
Median resident age:

38.2 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 69336.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,850 (it was $29,527 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$48,850
NE:

$63,229

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,779 (it was $14,320 in 2000)

Bridgeport city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $97,878 (it was $47,000 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$97,878
NE:

$172,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $109,402; detached houses: $115,860; mobile homes: $22,939

Median gross rent in 2019: $763.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bridgeport: 74.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.6%
(5.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Bridgeport, NE (2019)
    • 1,32878.0%White alone
    • 30217.7%Hispanic
    • 281.6%Black alone
    • 211.2%American Indian alone
    • 201.2%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Asian alone

Races in Bridgeport detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Bridgeport, Nebraska as of April 10, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bridgeport is 416 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Bridgeport by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(133.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(65.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(399.7)
6
(406.0)
3
(207.9)
7
(488.5)
5
(349.4)
2
(128.3)
5
(333.1)
1
(65.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(1,199)
17
(1,150)
15
(1,040)
22
(1,535)
22
(1,537)
12
(769.7)
20
(1,332)
14
(922.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(66.6)
1
(67.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(139.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index107.9134.056.1120.786.039.876.654.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Bridgeport, NE

Crime rate in Bridgeport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Nebraska average:

1.97
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Ancestries: German (35.8%), Scottish (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), Irish (2.6%), Greek (1.8%), Czech (1.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Elevation: 3666 feet

Land area: 0.95 square miles.

Population density: 1,543 people per square mile   (low).

Bridgeport, Nebraska map

126 residents are foreign born (6.8% Latin America).

This city:

7.4%
Nebraska:

7.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,554 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,298 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (95.5 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (158.8 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (704.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Bayard, NE (3.6 miles ),
Broadwater, NE (3.7 miles),
McGrew, NE (4.2 miles),
Dalton, NE (4.4 miles ),
Melbeta, NE (4.8 miles),
Minatare, NE (4.8 miles ),
Gurley, NE (5.0 miles ),
Cisco, NE (5.2 miles)

Latitude: 41.67 N, Longitude: 103.10 W

Area code: 308

Distribution of median household income in Bridgeport, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Bridgeport, NE in 2019
Bridgeport satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $59,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $113,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $98,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $15,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $266,900
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $480,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Bridgeport, NE residents
Average permit cost in Bridgeport, NE
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.2%
Nebraska:

2.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.1%).
Most common industries in Bridgeport, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.9%)
  • Rail transportation (8.6%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Truck transportation (4.6%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (14.5%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Social assistance (11.0%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Bridgeport, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Child care workers (6.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)

Average climate in Bridgeport, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bridgeport-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Bridgeport city center killed 2 people and injured 29 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bridgeport-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 472% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 430.7 miles away from Bridgeport center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 136.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 567.1 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 227.7 miles away from Bridgeport center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 229.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 437.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Morrill County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bridgeport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Bridgeport:

  • MORRILL COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, P O BOX 579, 1313 S STREET)
  • MORRILL COUNTY COMM HOSP HOME HEALTH AGENC (1309 R STREET)
  • HERITAGE OF BRIDGEPORT (505 O STREET)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bridgeport:

  • Chadron State College (about 80 miles; Chadron, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 96 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 122 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Aims Community College (about 123 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 128 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • University of Wyoming (about 131 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 132 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)

Public high school in Bridgeport:

Public elementary/middle school in Bridgeport:

See full list of schools located in Bridgeport

Library in Bridgeport:

  • BRIDGEPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $95,977; Location: 722 MAIN STREET; 20,922 books; 684 audio materials; 1,063 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 58 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bridgeport: Bridgeport (A), Trinidad Bean and Elevator Company Elevator (B), Morrill County Sheriffs Office (C), Pioneer Trails Museum (D), Prairie Winds Community Center (E), Morrill County Courthouse (F), Bridgeport Public Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bridgeport include: All Souls Catholic Church (A), Faith Baptist Church (B), New Life Assembly of God Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (G), Good Shepherd Episcopal Church (H), Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Bridgeport Inn (517 Main Street), Golden Acres Motel & RV Park (Northwest Highway 385), Delux Motel (517 Main Street).

Courts: Morrill County - Bridgeport- County Court (Courthouse), Morrill County - Clerk Of District Court- Bridgeport- District Court C (605 Main Street).

Morrill County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bridgeport and their reported violations in the past:

BRIDGEPORT, CITY OF (Population served: 1,600, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-13-2005), St Public Notif requested (APR-27-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-27-2010), St Public Notif received (MAY-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-13-2005), St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-19-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-19-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-13-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-19-2013)
  • 18 other older health violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.2%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

31 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
30 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Bridgeport (2011 data):

  • Platte Valley Bank: Bridgeport Branch at 1003 Main Street, branch established on 2003/03/17. Info updated 2008/04/10: Bank assets: $393.2 mil, Deposits: $340.8 mil, headquarters in Scottsbluff, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Platte Valley Financial Service Companies, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Bridgeport Branch at 420 North Main Street, branch established on 1991/09/03. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Farmers State Bank: Bridgeport Branch at 501 Main Street, branch established on 2012/02/13. Info updated 2010/06/17: Bank assets: $48.4 mil, Deposits: $38.2 mil, headquarters in Dodge, NE, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers State Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of the West: Bridgeport Branch at 10th & Main Street, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

For population 15 years and over in Bridgeport:

Marital status in Bridgeport, NE
  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

For population 25 years and over in Bridgeport:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Nebraska average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Bridgeport
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bridgeport, NE (based on Morrill County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,28810
Mainline Protestant5855
Catholic5501
Orthodox701
Other1-
None2,548-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Morrill County:

5.98 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
This county:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

5.98 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.2%
State:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.8%
Nebraska:

28.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bridgeport:

46.9%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.4%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bridgeport:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bridgeport:

34.9%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Bridgeport:

55.3%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bridgeport, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 7$21,248$36,4250$0
Other and Unallocable 3$7,301$29,20412$5,310
Streets and Highways 2$7,555$45,3300$0
Electric Power 1$6,014$72,1680$0
Water Supply 1$3,089$37,0680$0
Sewerage 1$4,096$49,1520$0
Local Libraries 1$2,883$34,5962$2,168
Judicial and Legal 1$850$10,2000$0
Fire - Other 0$0 3$231
Firefighters 0$0 1$231
Health 0$0 1$512
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$69
Totals for Government 17$53,036$37,43720$8,520

Bridgeport government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $70,000 ($47.55)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($33.97)
    Gas Utilities: $12,000 ($8.15)
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare Institutions: $2,516,000 ($1709.24)
    Electric Utilities: $1,450,000 ($985.05)
    Gas Utilities: $383,000 ($260.19)
    Water Utilities: $296,000 ($201.09)
    Regular Highways: $296,000 ($201.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $263,000 ($178.67)
    Police Protection: $225,000 ($152.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $196,000 ($133.15)
    Central Staff Services: $165,000 ($112.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $144,000 ($97.83)
    Financial Administration: $127,000 ($86.28)
    Sewerage: $119,000 ($80.84)
    General - Other: $116,000 ($78.80)
    Libraries: $88,000 ($59.78)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $41,000 ($27.85)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($16.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $228,000 ($154.89)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $78,000 ($52.99)
    Water Utilities: $48,000 ($32.61)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($13.59)
    Police Protection: $18,000 ($12.23)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($10.19)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($7.47)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($5.43)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($4.08)
    Gas Utilities: $4,000 ($2.72)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.68)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,031,000 ($2059.10)

Bridgeport government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $198,000 ($134.51)
    Other: $154,000 ($104.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000 ($99.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $58,000 ($39.40)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $700,000 ($475.54)
    Interest Earnings: $60,000 ($40.76)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,943,000 ($1319.97)
    Gas Utilities: $448,000 ($304.35)
    Water Utilities: $444,000 ($301.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $195,000 ($132.47)
    General Local Government Support: $80,000 ($54.35)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.68)
  • Tax - Other License: $1,023,000 ($694.97)
    Property: $394,000 ($267.66)
    Public Utilities Sales: $269,000 ($182.74)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $210,000 ($142.66)

Bridgeport government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,706,000 ($3876.36)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,371,000 ($3648.78)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,187,000 ($806.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $853,000 ($579.48)

Bridgeport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,005,000 ($2041.44)

Businesses in Bridgeport, NE

  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KNEB (960 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: PANHANDLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOLT (1320 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAQ (690 AM; 1 kW; TERRYTOWN, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • KTNE-FM (91.1 FM; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KAAQ (105.9 FM; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOLT-FM (101.3 FM; BRIDGEPORT, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOZY-FM (103.9 FM; GERING, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMOR (92.9 FM; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNEB-FM (94.1 FM; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: PANHANDLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCMI (96.9 FM; TERRYTOWN, NE; Owner: CHRISTIAN MEDIA INCORPORATED)
  • KPNY (102.1 FM; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: HALSTEAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bridgeport:

  • KTNE-TV (Channel 13; ALLIANCE, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • K23EU (Channel 31; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BROADAHL)
  • K33EM (Channel 33; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K65GE (Channel 65; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • KDUH-TV (Channel 4; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)

Bridgeport fatal accident list:

Jul 28, 1994 05:56 AM, Co Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 44.3mTotal length
  • 28,860Total average daily traffic
  • 3,989Total average daily truck traffic
  • 39,008Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bridgeport, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 61990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bridgeport, NE

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 43 took place in 2002, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Bridgeport, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (62.8%), and Structure Fires (19.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bridgeport, NE
    • 14562.8%Outside Fires
    • 4419.0%Structure Fires
    • 3113.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 114.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bridgeport, NE
Most common first names in Bridgeport, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George2673.8 years
John2078.8 years
William2073.2 years
Helen1979.9 years
Mary1782.7 years
James1677.7 years
Charles1678.7 years
Anna1384.5 years
Frank1181.3 years
Henry1078.8 years
Most common last names in Bridgeport, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1981.0 years
Brown1082.2 years
Rodgers872.5 years
Hutchinson885.4 years
Schuler884.6 years
Christensen883.2 years
Watson776.4 years
Riddle676.6 years
Nielsen687.5 years
Thompson685.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bridgeport, NE
  • 75.4%Utility gas
  • 24.1%Electricity
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bridgeport, NE
  • 62.8%Utility gas
  • 34.0%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood


Bridgeport compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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