For population 25 years and over in Bridgeport:
For population 15 years and over in Bridgeport town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (41.1 miles , pop. 57,686).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (86.3 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (192.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Prairie du Chien, WI (1.7 miles ), McGregor, IA (2.0 miles ), Marquette, IA (2.2 miles ), Wyalusing, WI (2.3 miles ), Bagley, WI (2.8 miles ), Clayton, IA (2.9 miles) , Millville, WI (2.9 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.02 N, Longitude: 91.10 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 608
Population change in the 1990s: +219 (+30.1%).
Work and jobs in Bridgeport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bridgeport, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bridgeport-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Bridgeport town center .
On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.6 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 156 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Crawford County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bridgeport:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bridgeport:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.459. This is worse than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 17.0. This is significantly better than average. There were 33 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.27. This is about average. There were 16 monitors within city limits.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
8 people in other group homes in 2000
Bridgeport compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bridgeport (based on Crawford County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.39%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,751 average adjusted gross income)
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:
6.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,952 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Bridgeport:
Strongest FM radio stations in Bridgeport:
TV broadcast stations around Bridgeport:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bridgeport, WI
Total length: 211 meters (692ft)
Total average daily traffic: 33,700
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,454