Bridgeton Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Bridgeton Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
24,160

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.6%
5 - 17:
22.1%
18 - 24:
9.6%
25 - 34:
18.6%
35 - 54:
26.7%
55 - 64:
8.3%
Over 65 Years:
7.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.0%
3.0%
High School Graduates
66.2%
66.2%
College Graduated
5.9%
5.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Bridgeton
$16,160
$16,160
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Bridgeton
$37,804
$37,804
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
31.2%

Employment Industries in Bridgeton

 
Manufacturing
14.7%
14.7%
Healthcare
13.5%
13.5%
Retail
12.5%
12.5%
Agriculture
11.1%
11.1%
Wholesale
9.3%
9.3%
Administration
7.9%
7.9%
Construction
6.8%
6.8%
Public Service
6.5%
6.5%
Transportation
5.0%
5.0%
Education
3.3%
3.3%
Accommodation
3.1%
3.1%
Finance
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
49.4%
49.4%
Black or African American
32.3%
32.3%
White
15.5%
15.5%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.6%
1.6%
Asian
0.6%
0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.6%
0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
4.5%
4.5%
Irish
4.2%
4.2%
Italian
3.7%
3.7%
English
1.7%
1.7%
Polish
1.1%
1.1%
Haitian
0.7%
0.7%
Jamaican
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Dutch
0.3%
0.3%
Hungarian
0.2%
0.2%
Scottish
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Swiss
0.1%
0.1%
Ukrainian
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
African
0.1%
0.1%
British
0.1%
0.1%
Slovak
0.1%
0.1%
Scots-Irish
0.1%
0.1%
Lithuanian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
53.4%
53.4%
Spanish
44.2%
44.2%
French
0.8%
0.8%
Arabic
0.5%
0.5%
Korean
0.3%
0.3%
Polish
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Chinese
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
French Creole
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Tagalog
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Bridgeton Residents:
21.4%