Bridge City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,862 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bridge City is the 261st largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bridge City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bridge City is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bridge City who work in sales jobs (9.55%), office and administrative support (9.50%), and management occupations (9.00%).
Bridge City is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Bridge City overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Bridge City, 21.07% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bridge City in 2018 was $31,508, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,032 for a family of four. However, Bridge City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bridge City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bridge City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bridge City include French Canadian, French, German, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Bridge City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and French.