Bridgeport, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 1,803 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.5%
 
Males: 806  (44.7%)
Females: 997  (55.3%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 43912.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,848 (it was $25,685 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$24,848
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,743 (it was $14,723 in 2000)

Bridgeport village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $53,170 (it was $41,100 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$53,170
OH:

$127,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $538.

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  • Races in Bridgeport, OH (2010)

    Bridgeport races chart
    • 1,63989.5%White alone
    • 1276.9%Black alone
    • 553.0%Two or more races
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 30.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bridgeport: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.3%), Irish (16.5%), United States (9.7%), Italian (8.0%), Polish (6.1%), Hungarian (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.39 square miles.

Population density: 1,294 people per square mile   (low).

Bridgeport,OH real estate house value index trend

Bridgeport, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Bridgeport:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bridgeport village:

  • Never married: 34.1%
  • Now married: 41.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

12 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $806 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $516 (1.0%)

Bridgeport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (47.8 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (296.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Brookside, OH (1.0 miles ), Martins Ferry, OH (1.5 miles ), Wolfhurst, OH (1.5 miles ), Wheeling, WV (1.5 miles ), Lansing, OH (1.6 miles ), Bethlehem, WV (1.8 miles ), Bellaire, OH (2.0 miles ), Benwood, WV (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $59,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $51,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $90,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.07 N, Longitude: 80.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Bridgeport household income distribution Bridgeport home values distribution

Crime rates in Bridgeport by Year
Type 2004 2009 2010 2012 2013 2014
Murders 100000
per 100,000 47.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 031000
per 100,000 0.0147.749.20.00.00.0
Robberies 000002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0110.7
Assaults 130003
per 100,000 47.0147.70.00.00.0166.1
Burglaries 1231414
per 100,000 563.6147.749.2219.355.6221.5
Thefts 28176161412
per 100,000 1,315.2837.0295.4877.2777.8664.5
Auto thefts 001001
per 100,000 0.00.049.20.00.055.4
Arson 000002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0110.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 266.6) 173.4170.052.044.831.1100.3

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Crime rate in Bridgeport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
Ohio average:

2.11
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -222 (-9.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Bridgeport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bridgeport, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bridgeport-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the Bridgeport village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1954, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bridgeport-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 108.0 miles away from Bridgeport center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 214.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 129.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 194.0 miles away from Bridgeport center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 214.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Belmont County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Mudslides: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bridgeport topographic map

Birthplace of: Joseph Henry Sharp - Artist, Bill White (shortstop) - Baseball player, Aaron Agnew - College basketball player (Iowa State Cyclones), Bill Jobko - Football player, Jack Easton - Baseball player, Johnny Blatnik - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Bridgeport:

  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF SE OHIO, INC (253 NORTH LINCOLN AVENUE, SUITE 200)
  • HEARTLAND-LANSING (68222 COMMERCIAL DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Bridgeport:

  • RUSSELL NESBITT APARTMENTS (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • NORTHERN PANHANDLE MENTAL HLTH CTR (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • OHIO VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • RAVEN AVENUE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • VALLEY VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARTINS FERRY, OH)
  • REM-WV, INC., FLYNN AVENUE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • BELMONT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; BELLAIRE, OH)

Amtrak station near Bridgeport:

  • 2 miles: WHEELING (70 12TH ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bridgeport:

  • West Liberty University (about 10 miles; West Liberty, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,728)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 22 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • Waynesburg University (about 32 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 38 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Robert Morris University (about 42 miles; Moon Township, PA; FT enrollment: 4,823)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 46 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 47 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)

Public high school in Bridgeport:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bridgeport:

See full list of schools located in Bridgeport

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Hometown of John Havlicek (NBA Hall of Fame). Hometown of Phil Niekro (MLB Hall of Fame).
  • You list 304 as a common area code used, it is used but it is the area code of West Virginia. The area code in Bridgeport is 740
  • You will want to add Kirkwood Presbyterian to your list of churches.

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Notable locations in Bridgeport: Bridgeport City Hall (A), Bridgeport Volunteer Fire Department Station 19 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bridgeport include: West Bridgeport Methodist Church (A), Saint Pauls Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Saint Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church (C), Pentecostal Assembly Church (D), Mount Zion Baptist Church (E), Kirkwood Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Hillside Motel (54481 National Road).

Belmont County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 74.5. This is about average.

City:

74.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.336. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.336
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.78. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.78
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00616. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00616
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 32.1%
(31.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.8% for Black residents, 75.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Bridgeport (2011 data):

  • The Huntington National Bank: Bridgeport Branch at 325 Main Street, branch established on 1959/01/02. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • The Citizens Savings Bank: Bridgeport Branch at Howard And Dekalb Streets, branch established on 1978/06/12. Info updated 2008/09/30: Bank assets: $414.5 mil, Deposits: $330.2 mil, headquarters in Martins Ferry, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: United Bancorp, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Bridgeport Branch at 435 Main Street, branch established on 1893/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Ohio average:

10.9

Bridgeport travel time to work - commute Bridgeport mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bridgeport village (based on Belmont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,01266
Catholic8,17916
Evangelical Protestant7,73253
Orthodox4633
Other2025
Black Protestant1761
None43,636-
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: 18
Belmont County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Belmont County:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Belmont County:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.1%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Belmont County:

29.5%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.8%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.0%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bridgeport:

20.6%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.6%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bridgeport:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.7%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Bridgeport:

51.0%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Bridgeport:

75.0%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bridgeport, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,021
Other Government Administration 1$1,594$19,1289$4,637
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$921
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,189$30,5674$2,648
Firefighters 0$0 5$2,427
Streets and Highways 1$2,070$24,8400$0
Solid Waste Management 1$1,970$23,6400$0
Water Supply 2$4,080$24,4800$0
Totals for Government 9$19,903$26,53720$11,654

Bridgeport government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $704,000 ($390.46)
    Water Utilities: $206,000 ($114.25)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $414,000 ($229.62)
    Water Utilities: $383,000 ($212.42)
    Regular Highways: $153,000 ($84.86)
    Financial Administration: $111,000 ($61.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $110,000 ($61.01)
    Fire Protection: $47,000 ($26.07)
    Health Services - Other: $14,000 ($7.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($4.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($4.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $595,000 ($330.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $44,000 ($24.40)

Bridgeport government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $177,000 ($98.17)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $59,000 ($32.72)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($6.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $649,000 ($359.96)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $802,000 ($444.81)
    General Support: $164,000 ($90.96)
  • Tax - Property: $183,000 ($101.50)
    NEC: $54,000 ($29.95)

Bridgeport government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $732,000 ($405.99)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $165,000 ($91.51)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $163,000 ($90.40)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $153,000 ($84.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $780,000 ($432.61)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $116,000 ($64.34)
    Other, NEC: $12,000 ($6.66)

Bridgeport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $366,000 ($203.00)

3.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,159 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
Ohio average:

4.72%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ohio County, WV  0.59% ($27,065 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, OH  0.37% ($27,146)
from Marshall County, WV  0.29% ($29,132)


3.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.98%
Ohio average:

5.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, OH  0.53% ($28,841 average AGI)
to Ohio County, WV  0.47% ($26,927)
to Marshall County, WV  0.23% ($26,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKX (1600 AM; 5 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WOMP (1290 AM; 1 kW; BELLAIRE, OH)
  • WBBD (1400 AM; 1 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEL (95.7 FM; SHADYSIDE, OH; Owner: OHIO VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVKF (105.5 FM; BETHLEHEM, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOMP-FM (100.5 FM; BELLAIRE, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKWK-FM (97.3 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W216AU (91.1 FM; MARTINS FERRY, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WRKP (96.5 FM; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: RKP INTERNATIONAL CORP.)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVNP (89.9 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WVBC (88.1 FM; BETHANY, WV; Owner: BETHANY COLLEGE)
  • W204BE (88.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WGLZ (91.5 FM; WEST LIBERTY, WV; Owner: WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE)
  • W215BC (90.9 FM; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCDK (106.3 FM; CADIZ, OH; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS OHIO, LLC)
  • WBNV (93.5 FM; BARNESVILLE, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WETZ-FM (103.9 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WANB-FM (103.1 FM; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXCR (92.3 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bridgeport:

  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W56DX (Channel 56; WHEELING,ETC., WV; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W28AS (Channel 28; BRIDGEPORT, OH; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W41AA (Channel 41; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
Bridgeport fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Bridgeport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 237m778ftTotal length
  • 160,007Total average daily traffic
  • 21,009Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 101960-1969
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bridgeport, OH
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bridgeport)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bridgeport, OH)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bridgeport)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$46,7901$82,0003$111,7231$20,600
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$72,1601$7,590
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$29,7200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$70,1101$90,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

BRIDGEPORT PUBLIC WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2,830, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-21-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-21-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2013)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 35
  • Hazardous Condition: 16
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Bridgeport

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bridgeport, OH

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Bridgeport, OH
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Payless1
Curves1Penske1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS1

Bridgeport compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Nicholas Piazza (2)
  • Jesse M. Blacker (1)
  • Tina Jaworski (1)
  • Nathan Robert Rohrig (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2016.