WV

National Population : 333,590,059
West Virginia State Population : 1,692,126

About Bridgeport, WV

Bridgeport, WV is located in Harrison County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Bridgeport is about 8,842 with about 317 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 17,232.

The Average Home Value is $199,900.00, which is roughly 56% higher than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 6% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $77,523.00, which is roughly 52% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 26% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Bridgeport is about 2.6%.

West Virginia is ranked #33 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 33.11 out of 100.

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Voting

Harrison County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 55.44% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.89%
Democratic: 30.25%
Libertarian: 1.51%
Green: 0.35%


Nearby Locations

Stonewood, WV (4.62 mi.)
Dawmont, WV (4.62 mi.)
Clarksburg, WV (4.62 mi.)
Nutter Fort, WV (4.62 mi.)
Laurel Park, WV (4.62 mi.)
Country Club, WV (4.62 mi.)
Meadowbrook, WV (4.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26330
Latitude : 39.280122
Longitude : -80.233781
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1042 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.42
Male Population Estimate : 40.45%
Female Population Estimate : 42.98%
Median Age : 42.9
Male Median Age : 41.5
Female Median Age : 44.3

White Population Estimate : 81.12%
Black Population Estimate : 1.20%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.13%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.39%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.41%
Other Population Estimate : 0.17%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Bridgeport specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Harrison County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Harrison County: About 212 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Harrison County is about 10% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 26% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.