Bridgeport, Oklahoma

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Population in 2012: 116 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.4%
 
Males: 56  (49.1%)
Females: 60  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip code: 73047

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,867 (it was $18,906 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$38,867
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,684 (it was $11,380 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $32,289 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$32,289
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $60,163; Detached houses: $18,769; Mobile homes: $75,111
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  • White alone - 93 (80.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (8.6%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (6.9%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (3.4%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.9%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bridgeport: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.4%), English (9.0%), Irish (3.4%), German (1.7%), West Indian (1.7%), Norwegian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1428 feet

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 217 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).
Bridgeport, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Bridgeport:

  • High school or higher: 78.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bridgeport city:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 20.5%

40 residents are foreign born

This city:  22.7%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $444 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.9%)

Bridgeport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (36.5 miles , pop. 61,645).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (48.0 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (210.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hinton, OK (2.2 miles ), Geary, OK (2.6 miles ), Hydro, OK (3.3 miles ), West Canadian, OK (3.3 miles ), Greenfield, OK (3.5 miles) , Lookeba, OK (3.6 miles) , Walnut, OK (3.6 miles ), Calumet, OK (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 35.55 N, Longitude: 98.38 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 405

Bridgeport household income distribution Bridgeport home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-19.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (21%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (18%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (52%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)

Average climate in Bridgeport, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bridgeport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 195% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the Bridgeport city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1976, a category F4 tornado 19.1 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bridgeport-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 221.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.9 miles away from Bridgeport center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 145.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 126.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.6 miles away from Bridgeport center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Caddo County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 15, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bridgeport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bridgeport:

  • RED ROCK MANOR, INCORPORATED (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HINTON, OK)
  • GEARY COMMUNITY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GEARY, OK)
  • MAPLE LAWN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HYDRO, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bridgeport:

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 19 miles; Weatherford, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,126)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 43 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 46 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 48 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 48 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 48 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 51 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)

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Caddo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 42.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 43.4%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 92.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 92.7% for other race residents, 63.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.5%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  12.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Bridgeport compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bridgeport city (based on Caddo County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.66%
Here: 85.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Association
Adherents55.2%15.8%4.0%3.2%3.1%
Congregations21.7%19.1%9.6%4.3%5.2%
NameInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAssemblies of GodChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents3.0%3.0%2.5%1.9%8.4%
Congregations7.0%5.2%7.8%2.6%17.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Caddo County:

3.44 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Caddo County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Caddo County:

6.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.9%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Caddo County:

29.6%
Oklahoma:

29.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

Bridgeport government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($775.86)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($43.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($25.86)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($8.62)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($86.21)

Bridgeport government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($17.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $22,000 ($189.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $93,000 ($801.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $21,000 ($181.03)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($8.62)
    Highways: $1,000 ($8.62)
    General Support: $1,000 ($8.62)

Bridgeport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $18,000 ($155.17)

6.66% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 200529,399 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.75% ($25,328 average AGI)
from Grady County, OK  0.66% ($25,729)
from Comanche County, OK  0.58% ($21,865)


7.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 200627,502 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.41%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.97% ($23,207 average AGI)
to Grady County, OK  0.90% ($30,111)
to Comanche County, OK  0.81% ($28,685)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQCV (800 AM; 3 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWEY (1590 AM; 1 kW; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KWEY-FM (97.3 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KTUZ-FM (106.7 FM; OKARCHE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCDL (99.3 FM; CORDELL, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KKNG-FM (93.3 FM; NEWCASTLE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHBZ-FM (94.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTST (101.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMGL (104.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KQMX (95.5 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC)
  • KYCU (89.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
  • KAYM (90.5 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KIMY (93.9 FM; WATONGA, OK; Owner: ORION BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bridgeport:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KOCO-TV (Channel 5; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST- ARGYLE TELEVISION)
  • KOPX (Channel 62; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: PAXSON OKLAHOMA CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFOR-TV (Channel 4; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KOKH-TV (Channel 25; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOKH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KETA-TV (Channel 13; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KSBI (Channel 52; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KOCB (Channel 34; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOCB LICENSEE, LLC)
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