Bridgeport, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 4,578 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.7%
 
Males: 2,506  (54.8%)
Females: 2,072  (45.2%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 19405, 19406.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,047 (it was $36,899 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$46,047
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $31,561 (it was $19,420 in 2000)

Bridgeport borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $195,796 (it was $98,800 in 2000)
Bridgeport:

$195,796
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $334,876; Detached houses: $379,807; Townhouses or other attached units: $226,080; In 2-unit structures: $236,311; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $187,471; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $204,246; Mobile homes: $52,656

Median gross rent in 2013: $914.

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  • Races in Bridgeport, PA (2013)

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    • 3,85483.7%White alone
    • 3417.4%Black alone
    • 2154.7%Hispanic
    • 821.8%Asian alone
    • 721.6%Two or more races
    • 160.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bridgeport: 106.2 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.3%), Italian (18.9%), Irish (16.6%), Polish (9.5%), English (3.8%), United States (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/27/1851

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 6,996 people per square mile   (high).

Bridgeport,PA real estate house value index trend

Bridgeport, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Bridgeport:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bridgeport borough:

  • Never married: 55.1%
  • Now married: 26.3%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

326 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 2.9% Asia, 1.0% Europe).

This borough:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,600 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,353 (1.6%)

Bridgeport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Philadelphia, PA (12.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Norristown borough, PA (1.1 miles ), King of Prussia, PA (1.4 miles ), West Norriton, PA (1.6 miles ), West Conshohocken borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Conshohocken borough, PA (1.7 miles ), East Norriton, PA (1.8 miles ), Plymouth Meeting, PA (1.8 miles ), Trooper, PA (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 40.10 N, Longitude: 75.34 W

Bridgeport household income distribution Bridgeport home values distribution

Property values in Bridgeport, PA


Crime rates in Bridgeport by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000001100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.022.923.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2100020201001
per 100,000 45.622.70.00.00.045.40.046.00.021.90.00.021.8
Robberies 2000133132103
per 100,000 45.60.00.00.022.768.168.623.067.843.821.80.065.5
Assaults 326714411746849
per 100,000 68.345.4135.7158.6317.790.8251.7161.090.4131.3174.487.5196.4
Burglaries 17132222192729241619312316
per 100,000 387.2295.1497.7498.4431.2613.1663.5552.1361.6415.8675.7502.8349.2
Thefts 84101107961191241047910911213110166
per 100,000 1,913.42,292.32,420.82,174.92,700.92,815.62,379.31,817.32,463.32,451.32,855.32,208.11,440.4
Auto thefts 121315131321971417838
per 100,000 273.3295.1339.4294.5295.1476.8205.9161.0316.4372.1174.465.6174.6
Arson 2100010120001
per 100,000 45.622.70.00.00.022.70.023.045.20.00.00.021.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 194.3167.5190.9181.8238.3275.7282.0252.6192.5219.5222.6150.1177.0

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Crime rate in Bridgeport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -38 (-0.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Bridgeport, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bridgeport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Bridgeport borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 12.8 miles away from the borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bridgeport-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.3 miles away from Bridgeport center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 271.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 281.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.9 miles away from Bridgeport center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 314.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bridgeport topographic map

Birthplace of: Brad Scioli - 2005 NFL player (Indianapolis Colts, born: Sep 6, 1976), Leonard Tose - Businessman, Jim Casciano - Basketball player-coach, Harry Joe Yorgey - Boxer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Bridgeport:

  • VNA HH SRVCS OF MONTGOMERY CNTY (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; NORRISTOWN, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE MONTGOMERY EAST (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; NORRISTOWN, PA)
  • SACRED HEART HOSPITAL AND REHAB CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NORRISTOWN, PA)
  • MONTGOMERY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NORRISTOWN, PA)
  • MONTGOMERY HOSPITAL SKILLED NRSNG UNIT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORRISTOWN, PA)
  • FAIR VILLA NSG HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORRISTOWN, PA)
  • NORRISTOWN STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NORRISTOWN, PA)

Amtrak stations near Bridgeport:

  • 8 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: PAOLI (LANCASTER PIKE & S. VALLEY RD.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Bridgeport:

  • 19 miles: Limerick 1 and 2 in Pottstown, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bridgeport:

  • Cabrini College (about 4 miles; Radnor, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,304)
  • Eastern University (about 4 miles; Saint Davids, PA; FT enrollment: 3,220)
  • Villanova University (about 5 miles; Villanova, PA; FT enrollment: 9,350)
  • Montgomery County Community College (about 7 miles; Blue Bell, PA; FT enrollment: 8,723)
  • Gwynedd Mercy University (about 9 miles; Gwynedd Valley, PA; FT enrollment: 2,125)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 10 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)
  • Arcadia University (about 10 miles; Glenside, PA; FT enrollment: 3,542)

Public elementary/middle school in Bridgeport:

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Notable locations in Bridgeport: Bridgeport Industrial Park (A), Continental Business Center (B), King Manor Station (C), King of Prussia Business and Industrial Center (D), Bridgeport Borough Hall (E), Bridgeport Fire Company 1 (F), Good Will Fire Company of Bridgeport (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bridgeport include: Saint Peter and Paul Greek Catholic Church (A), Mother of Sorrow Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Bridgeport: Chiccino Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Montgomery 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 119. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

119
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.228. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 13.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.08
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.83
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0268. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0268
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.3%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.0% for Black residents, 41.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  51.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  8.8%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
15 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
4 people in religious group quarters in 2000
4 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Bridgeport, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Bridgeport (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Bridgeport Branch at 207 West 4th Street, branch established on 1992/03/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Royal Bank America: Bridgeport Branch at 105 West Fourth Street, branch established on 1976/03/19. Info updated 2009/08/06: Bank assets: $840.7 mil, Deposits: $582.2 mil, headquarters in Narberth, PA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Royal Bancshares Of Pennsylvania, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bridgeport borough (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic301,22055
Mainline Protestant103,475221
Evangelical Protestant54,215269
Other43,53268
Black Protestant3,19011
Orthodox2,9459
None291,297-
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: 126
Montgomery County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 90
Montgomery County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 137
Montgomery County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 590
Here:

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.3%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

23.4%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.8%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bridgeport:

48.1%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.4
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bridgeport:

19.4%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bridgeport:

11.2%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.1%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Bridgeport:

58.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Bridgeport:

79.0%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bridgeport, PA 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
Other Government Administration 6$40,036$80,0720$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$94,257$113,10815$37,001
Streets and Highways 3$18,475$73,9001$3,808
Sewerage 3$16,922$67,6880$0
Totals for Government 22$169,690$92,55816$40,809

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $318,000 ($69.46)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $662,000 ($144.60)
    Sewerage: $453,000 ($98.95)
    General - Other: $428,000 ($93.49)
    Central Staff Services: $382,000 ($83.44)
    Regular Highways: $266,000 ($58.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $252,000 ($55.05)
    Financial Administration: $63,000 ($13.76)
    Fire Protection: $59,000 ($12.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($6.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000 ($5.90)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($1.75)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($0.44)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $2,011,000 ($439.27)
    Benefit Payments: $37,000 ($8.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $50,000 ($10.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $162,000 ($35.39)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,002,000 ($218.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $416,000 ($90.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $270,000 ($58.98)
    All Other: $26,000 ($5.68)
    Parking Facilities: $16,000 ($3.49)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $22,000 ($4.81)
    From Other Government: $8,000 ($1.75)
    From Local Government: $2,000 ($0.44)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($3.06)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $64,000 ($13.98)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($3.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $117,000 ($25.56)
    Highways: $61,000 ($13.32)
    General Support: $6,000 ($1.31)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $754,000 ($164.70)
    Property: $655,000 ($143.08)
    NEC: $192,000 ($41.94)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $834,000 ($182.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $660,000 ($144.17)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $94,000 ($20.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $80,000 ($17.47)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $250,000 ($54.61)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($4.59)

5.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($60,965 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($325 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.29% ($62,459 average AGI)
from Bucks County, PA  0.68% ($50,946)
from Chester County, PA  0.50% ($59,481)


5.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($62,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,195 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.07%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.00% ($48,360 average AGI)
to Bucks County, PA  0.66% ($60,663)
to Chester County, PA  0.52% ($66,697)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNAP (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORRISTOWN, PA; Owner: WNAP, INC)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNPV (1440 AM; 3 kW; LANSDALE, PA; Owner: WNPV INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bridgeport:

  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYBF (89.1 FM; RADNOR TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: CABRINI COLLEGE)
  • WXVU (89.1 FM; VILLANOVA, PA; Owner: VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bridgeport:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
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
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 155m509ftTotal length
  • $7,000Total costs
  • 342,490Total average daily traffic
  • 36,105Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 111970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 82000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bridgeport, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • KELLYE E ABERNATHY, 1-295 & Coontown (Lat: 39.777222 Lon: -75.337500), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 4692297422, Kellye.E.Abernathy@cingular.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS: A-3
  • David C Jatlow, 1-295 & Coontown (Lat: 39.777222 Lon: -75.337500), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 4592297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • DAVID C JATLOW, 1-295 & Coontown (Lat: 39.777222 Lon: -75.337500), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 9727332092, Kellye.E.Abernathy, 17330 PRESTON ROAD, SUITE 100A
  • David Saska, 1-295 & Coontown (Lat: 39.777222 Lon: -75.337500), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS: A-3
  • DANE ERSHEN, 1-295 & Coontown (Lat: 39.777222 Lon: -75.337500), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • 1-295 & Coontown (Lat: 39.777222 Lon: -75.337500), Type: 39.6, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVE NW 4TH FL

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4th & Mill Sts (Lat: 40.108444 Lon: -75.349639), Call Sign: KGE756, Licensee ID: L00374301
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.7000 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024Registrant: Bridgeport, Borough Of, 63 W 4th Street, @ 4th & Mill Sts, Bridgeport, PA 19405, Phone: (610) 275-5926, Fax: (610) 292-8236
  • 9th & Grove Sts (Lat: 40.100389 Lon: -75.342972), Call Sign: KJS672
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHzGrant Date: 08/07/2000, Expiration Date: 10/19/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006Registrant: Upper Merion Area School District, 435 Crossfield Rd, King Of Prussia, PA 19406, Phone: (215) 337-6084

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • PHIP9062086, 55j E Front St (Lat: 40.107306 Lon: -75.337917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 16.8 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WPOM703
    Assigned Frequencies: 22625.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/07/2000, Expiration Date: 03/07/2010, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2002, Certifier: Terri B Natoli EsqRegistrant: Backlink I, LLC, 460 Herndon Parkway, Suite 100, Herndon, VA 20170, Phone: (703) 326-4650, Fax: (703) 326-4185, Email:
  • PA-PHL114B, 1043 Ford St (Lat: 40.099361 Lon: -75.349917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WQKW797
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/09/2009, Expiration Date: 10/09/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bridgeport)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6309Q , Serial Number: 670402, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1967
    Registrant (Individual): John A Iv Merritt, 717 Beech Ct, Bridgeport, PA 19405

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED29$182,72415$165,93354$169,8526$78,5001$544,0004$150,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$301,0009$177,0001$16,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$178,0002$161,50035$156,7149$60,7780$05$58,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$179,0005$76,40017$153,5291$25,0000$03$93,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$152,0000$02$90,5001$38,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2057.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$170,5004$163,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$282,0001$154,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$201,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2057.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Bridgeport

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bridgeport, PA
Most common first names in Bridgeport, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary14377.9 years
John11173.3 years
Joseph10171.3 years
Anna5779.4 years
Michael5171.5 years
George3873.0 years
William3668.4 years
Helen3576.1 years
James3268.1 years
Rose3178.5 years
Most common last names in Bridgeport, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Valerio1383.5 years
Storti1275.8 years
Carfagno1180.2 years
Smith969.2 years
Mcgee976.3 years
Giangiulio974.4 years
Desimone974.6 years
Gentile882.8 years
Brady879.9 years
Saboe867.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
Businesses in Bridgeport, PA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS2

Bridgeport compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Bridgeport on our top lists:

  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #85 (19406) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most medium-big companies in 2005 (at least 100 employees)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
There is 1 pilot and 4 other airmen in this city.
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