Bridgeport, Connecticut 

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Economy in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Bridgeport has an unemployment rate of 5.3%. The US average is 3.7%.

Bridgeport has seen the job market decrease by -0.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 21.9%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Bridgeport
- The Sales Tax Rate for Bridgeport is 6.4%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Bridgeport is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Bridgeport
- The average income of a Bridgeport resident is $20,442 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Bridgeport resident is $41,204 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYBridgeport, ConnecticutUnited States
  5.3%3.7%
  -0.3%1.6%
  21.9%33.5%
  6.4%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $22,806$31,177
  $44,841$57,652
  $50,356$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  7.4%6.2%
  9.4%10.4%
  1.8%2.7%
  13.5%11.6%
  4.0%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  2.5%2.1%
  3.4%4.7%
Real estate, rental, leasing1.3%1.9%
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    Reviews for Bridgeport    17 Reviews
    Bridgeport - 8/14/2014
    Bridgeport Connecticut is a beautiful city and a wonderful place to live. I currently attend Central Magnet high school as well as the Bridgeport Aquaculture school and... Read More

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    in retrospect - 8/9/2012
    I left Bridgeport in 1996, after bankruptcy changed it. I left looking for a better place to live. Funny thing is I haven't found it. I grew up in Bridgeport. What I... Read More

    life in bridgeport - 7/22/2010
    Bridgeport is the best place ever ive been livin here all my life i love it it aint as bad as people say it it they dont know wat they talkin... Read More


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