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06608 Zip Code (Bridgeport, CT) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2019: 14,418
Zip code population in 2010: 13,671
Zip code population in 2000: 13,407

Houses and condos: 5,372
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,443
% of renters here:

75%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 06608: 130.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 1.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 13,957 people per square mile 
 
 (very high).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

2.7% ($4,485)
Connecticut:

2.1% ($6,004)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,886 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,582 (3.6%)

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Males: 7,221  (50.1%)
Females: 7,197  (49.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 06608:

  • High school or higher: 63.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 11.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 06608:

  • Never married: 52.6%
  • Now married: 28.8%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

Zip code 06608 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 06608 (2019)
    • 8,61663.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3,98329.1%Black
    • 5984.4%White
    • 2051.5%Asian
    • 1931.4%Two or more races
    • 550.4%Some other race
    • 110.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 100.07%American Indian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $166,526
06608:

$166,526
Connecticut:

$280,700



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 56 registered sex offenders living in 06608 zip code as of May 07, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 06608 is 254 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

32.3 years
Connecticut median age:

41.2 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

3.1 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 06608, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $24,118 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$24,118
State:

$93,290

Salary/wage: $23,613 (reported on 89.8% of returns)
Here:

$23,613
State:

$73,117
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 82.7% for AGIs below $25k, 92.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 90.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 77.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $298 (reported on 10.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$298
Connecticut:

$2,530
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Ordinary dividends: $827 (reported on 2.0% of returns)
Here:

$827
State:

$10,909
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,528 (reported on 12.7% of returns)
Here:

+$6,528
State:

+$22,741
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $6,367 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
06608:

$6,367
Connecticut:

$19,976
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $16,934 (35% of AGI, reported on 10.8% of returns)
Here:

$16,934
State:

$33,239

Here:

35.2% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.1% for AGIs below $25k, 6.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $2,614 (reported on 6.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,614
State:

$4,947
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $5,711 (reported on 10.6% of returns)
06608:

$5,711
State:

$17,397
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,592 (reported on 45.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,592
State:

$2,053
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 60.1%
Here:

60%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 61.0% for AGIs below $25k, 57.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 55.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 06608, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $21,817 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$21,817
State:

$73,265

Salary/wage: $21,587 (reported on 93.3% of returns)
Here:

$21,587
State:

$62,030
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 94.9% for AGIs below $10k, 92.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 96.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 93.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 85.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 43.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $296 (reported on 15.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$296
Connecticut:

$2,287
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $985 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
Here:

$985
State:

$5,735
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$8,456 (reported on 1.6% of returns)
Here:

+$8,456
State:

+$23,694
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,096 (reported on 6.9% of returns)
Here:

+$5,096
State:

+$20,783
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.2% for AGIs below $10k, 3.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,029 (reported on 0.7% of returns)
06608:

$2,029
Connecticut:

$3,216

Total itemized deductions: $14,351 (32% of AGI, reported on 10.6% of returns)
Here:

$14,351
State:

$24,919

Here:

32.1% of AGI
State:

18.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,550 (6% of AGI, reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,550
State:

$3,762

Here:

5.6% of AGI
State:

2.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $2,314 (reported on 50.5% of returns)
06608:

$2,314
State:

$15,148
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,987 (reported on 43.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,987
State:

$1,570

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 71.4%
Here:

71%
State:

59%
(% for various income ranges: 68.9% for AGIs below $10k, 75.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 68.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$36,329
Connecticut:

$78,833
Bridgeport, CT (06608) map Nearest zip codes: 06607, 06604, 06610, 06606, 06605, 06615.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

54.5%
Connecticut:

45.6%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

80.2%
Connecticut:

47.2%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,952
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,467


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 362 (157 now married, 201 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,367 (844 now married, 2,542 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 06608 with a mortgage: 786 (77 second mortgage, 42 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 332

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,824
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $746

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

27.0%
Whole state:

10.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

15.5%
Whole state:

5.4%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 06608: Mather Dock (A), Bridgeport and Port Jefferson Ferry (B), Bridgeport Jai Alai (C), Nelson Ambulance Services EFK of Connecticut Headquarters (D), Bridgeport Fire Department (E), Bridgeport Fire Department Engine Company and Ladder 10 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Stratford Square Shopping Center (1), Shoppers Plaza Shopping Center (2), Grand Central Shopping Center (3), Bayview Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 06608 include: East Bridgeport Historic District (1), East Main Street Historic District (2), Eastside Park (3), Shoreline Star Greyhound Park and Entertainment Complex (4), Washington Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 1502014 or later
  • 1012010 to 2013
  • 2862000 to 2009
  • 1631990 to 1999
  • 3511980 to 1989
  • 2661970 to 1979
  • 4991960 to 1969
  • 2221950 to 1959
  • 3311940 to 1949
  • 2,9541939 or earlier

Zip code 06608 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bridgeport, CT (06608)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bridgeport, CT (06608)
  • 16no bedroom
  • 191 bedroom
  • 3882 bedrooms
  • 3853 bedrooms
  • 2634 bedrooms
  • 515+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgeport, CT (06608)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgeport, CT (06608)
  • 142no bedroom
  • 8341 bedroom
  • 1,2442 bedrooms
  • 9073 bedrooms
  • 2624 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeport, CT (06608) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeport, CT (06608) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 71no vehicle
  • 4121 vehicle
  • 4622 vehicles
  • 863 vehicles
  • 434 vehicles
  • 455+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeport, CT (06608) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeport, CT (06608) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,346no vehicle
  • 1,3371 vehicle
  • 5642 vehicles
  • 1513 vehicles
  • 454 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles

  • Zip code 06608 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 06608 household income distribution in 2019
  • 642Less than $10,000
  • 409$10,000 to $14,999
  • 333$15,000 to $19,999
  • 305$20,000 to $24,999
  • 223$25,000 to $29,999
  • 254$30,000 to $34,999
  • 339$35,000 to $39,999
  • 140$40,000 to $44,999
  • 184$45,000 to $49,999
  • 336$50,000 to $59,999
  • 297$60,000 to $74,999
  • 497$75,000 to $99,999
  • 180$100,000 to $124,999
  • 145$125,000 to $149,999
  • 28$150,000 to $199,999
  • 127$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 06608

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 06608
  • 32Less than $10,000
  • 16$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2$25,000 to $29,999
  • 17$40,000 to $49,999
  • 51$50,000 to $59,999
  • 108$60,000 to $69,999
  • 13$70,000 to $79,999
  • 57$80,000 to $89,999
  • 77$100,000 to $124,999
  • 96$125,000 to $149,999
  • 192$150,000 to $174,999
  • 105$175,000 to $199,999
  • 122$200,000 to $249,999
  • 36$250,000 to $299,999
  • 103$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 06608

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 06608
  • 79Less than $100
  • 30$100 to $149
  • 51$150 to $199
  • 192$200 to $249
  • 25$250 to $299
  • 70$300 to $349
  • 17$350 to $399
  • 30$400 to $449
  • 23$450 to $499
  • 67$500 to $549
  • 41$550 to $599
  • 103$600 to $649
  • 150$650 to $699
  • 21$700 to $749
  • 117$750 to $799
  • 359$800 to $899
  • 435$900 to $999
  • 960$1,000 to $1,249
  • 344$1,250 to $1,499
  • 244$1,500 to $1,999
  • 1$3,500 or more
  • 84No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,206.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $228,805.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $170,353
  • Black or African American householders: $157,720
  • Asian householders: $151,787
  • Some other race householders: $153,318
  • Two or more races householders: $215,334
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $154,275

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $166,526
06608:

$166,526
Connecticut:

$280,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,548 - $205,604

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $161,024
Here:

$161,024
State:

$411,558

Townhouses or other attached units: $93,780
Here:

$93,780
State:

$258,300

In 2-unit structures: $148,926
Here:

$148,926
State:

$223,530

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $624,338
Here:

$624,338
State:

$219,259

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $95,577
Here:

$95,577
State:

$209,357
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 06608
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 540
  • One, attached: 340
  • Two: 1,212
  • 3 or 4: 1,699
  • 5 to 9: 506
  • 10 to 19: 416
  • 20 to 49: 252
  • 50 or more: 383
  • Mobile homes: 8

Unemployment: 11.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 06608

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 06608
  • 56.8%3,279Drove a car alone
  • 20.3%1,172Carpooled
  • 8.5%492Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.4%24Streetcar or trolley car
  • 1.0%58Subway or elevated
  • 1.5%86Railroad
  • 1.8%102Taxi
  • 0.5%28Motorcycle
  • 0.0%1Bicycle
  • 6.5%376Walked
  • 0.7%43Other means
  • 2.0%115Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 06608

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 06608
  • 90Less than 5 minutes
  • 6865 to 9 minutes
  • 84010 to 14 minutes
  • 1,25315 to 19 minutes
  • 58620 to 24 minutes
  • 20625 to 29 minutes
  • 78330 to 34 minutes
  • 2735 to 39 minutes
  • 18740 to 44 minutes
  • 43345 to 59 minutes
  • 33460 to 89 minutes
  • 20090 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 06608:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 85.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,418
  • Male householders: 1,955 (643 living alone), Female householders: 2,620 (509 living alone)
  • 1,187 spouses (1,187 opposite-sex spouses), 495 unmarried partners, (486 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,538 children (5,177 natural, 12 adopted, 347 stepchildren), 707 grandchildren, 308 brothers or sisters, 368 parents, 0 foster children, 605 other relatives, 434 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 219 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 838 2-persons, 767 3-persons, 642 4-persons, 381 5-persons, 196 6-persons, 227 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,150 1-person, 296 2-persons, 57 3-persons, 9 4-persons

1,279 married couples with children.
2,054 single-parent households (405 men, 1,649 women).

36.7% of residents of 06608 zip code speak English at home.
53.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% very well, 21% well, 20% not well, 14% not at all).
2.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% very well, 20% well, 13% not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% very well, 18% well, 5% not well, 9% not at all).
5.6% of residents speak other language at home (95% very well, 2% well, 3% not at all).

Foreign born population: 3,613 (25.1%)
(30.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

25.1%
Whole state:

14.8%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 24%Dominica
  • 19%Haiti
  • 10%Honduras
  • 9%Guatemala
  • 4%Chile
  • 4%Guyana
  • 4%Costa Rica
Most common first ancestries reported in 06608
  • 8%Jamaican
  • 2%African
  • 1%Ghanaian
  • 1%American
  • 1%Haitian
  • 1%Italian
  • 1%Brazilian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2,2902010 or later
  • 1,5932000 to 2009
  • 1,1311990 to 1999
  • 1,449Before 1990
There are 59 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 06608.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ACME UNITED CORP (100 HICKS STREET in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: CUTLERY
    Organizations: INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BARNUM SCHOOL (529 NOBLE AVENUE in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1
    Organizations: BRIDGEPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • GARFIELD SCHOOL (655 STILLMAN STREET in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-9
    Organizations: BRIDGEPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • D & T AUTO SALVAGE, INC (1 ISLAND BROOK AVE in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SCRAP AND WASTE MATERIALS
    Alternative names: D&T
  • ALLIANCE ENERGY (1360 NOBLE AVE in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ALLIANCE ENERGY CORP (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , EXXONMOBIL CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: EXXON CO USA 38492
  • CT PENCIL CO THE (541 MAPLE ST in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • 1987 BRIDGEPORT PARTNERS (46 SEYMOUR ST in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
  • BRIDGEPORT WEB CO (46 SEYMOUR ST in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: NARROW FABRIC AND OTHER SMALLWARES MILLS: COTTON, WOOL, SILK, AND MANMADE FIBER
  • EAST COAST AUTO PARTS (946 NOBLE AVE in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
  • BARNUM ANNEX (391 EAST WASHINGTON AVE in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Alternative names: HOLY ROSARY, HOLY ROSARY SCH/BRIDGEPORT DIO
  • CAMPUS OFFICE PARK ASSOC LLC (480 BARNUM AVE in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: OPERATORS OF NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
  • FRANKLIN EDUCATION CENTER (389 KOSSUTH ST in BRIDGEPORT, CT)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)

Zip code 06608 marital status for males
Zip code 06608 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 5.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 77.6%Utility gas
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 7.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 17,721.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,058
  • Northeast: 1,540
  • Midwest: 1
  • South: 562

46% of the 06608 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 77% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Connecticut.

80% of the 06608 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 6% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Bridgeport, CT (06608)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 54
Here:

2.7%
Connecticut:

8.9%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 49
Here:

5.8%
Connecticut:

11.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 213
Here:

35.5%
Connecticut:

31.5%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 67,788Education, training, and library occupations
  • 55,582Community and social service occupations
  • 49,922Health technologists and technicians
  • 48,347Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 37,516Management occupations
  • 35,520Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • AGI RUBBER CO (141 STRATFORD AVE in BRIDGEPORT, CT; small business) : $0 in 2 contracts in 2004
    $225 with Navy for Hose and Flexible Tubing. Taking place in WA. Signed on 2004-09-25. Completion date: 2004-11-19.
    -$225, same as above. Signed on 2004-12-31. Completion date: 2005-01-25.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Janitorial Services (250-499 employees: 2 establishments, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Security Guards and Patrol Services (500-999: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: All Other Outpatient Care Centers (100-249: 1)
  • Educational Services: Elementary and Secondary Schools (50-99: 1, 20-49: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers (50-99: 1)
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: Racetracks (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers (20-49: 1, 10-19: 2)
  • Construction: Finish Carpentry Contractors (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 75 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 70 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 56 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 56 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 14 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 61 people in halfway houses
  • 47 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 33 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 13 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 4 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED22$153,16416$75,11739$186,6412$18,9302$2,436,77021$157,104
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$137,1372$67,2607$177,9790$00$04$73,483
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$151,80310$109,74669$180,95020$96,9310$028$158,028
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$126,3154$136,82826$141,3852$141,8951$1,400,00010$132,065
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$126,3152$82,9256$148,7922$23,7150$02$82,925
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$161,400
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 06608
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 06608 - Value

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 60. The highest number of fire incidents - 135 took place in 2002, and the least - 21 in 2003. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 06608 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (33.7%), and Structure Fires (32.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 06608
    • 34233.7%Outside Fires
    • 33032.5%Structure Fires
    • 27727.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 656.4%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 06608, Connecticut

Most common first names in zip code 06608 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John19473.7 years
Mary14678.6 years
Joseph11171.5 years
Anna10078.5 years
Michael6972.7 years
William6368.2 years
Frank5167.8 years
James5069.8 years
George4768.9 years
Helen4474.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 06608 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2669.0 years
Rivera2658.8 years
Rodriguez2460.8 years
Garcia1963.4 years
Torres1768.7 years
Williams1568.7 years
Hernandez1457.1 years
Martinez1466.1 years
Perez1464.1 years
Gonzalez1356.8 years
Businesses in zip code 06608
NameCountNameCount
Circle K5H&R Block1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
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