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Welcome to Bridgeport ...
The location of Bridgeport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Bridgeport refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Bridgeporter<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Bridgeport has a population of 1,476 people<3> (see below for details).
Bridgeport is 3,660 feet [1,116 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Bridgeport is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Bridgeport lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bridgeport lies within the (308) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bridgeport had a population of 1,545 people (or 30.64% of the total population of Morrill County). This makes Bridgeport the county's most populous community.
The population of Bridgeport represents 0.08% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 74th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,545 people, the population of Bridgeport decreased 3.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,594 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Bridgeport had an population of 1,476 people. This is a decrease of 4.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.4% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bridgeport.
Communities near Bridgeport ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bridgeport.
Communities Also Named Bridgeport ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 65 communities that are also named Bridgeport - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), Arkansas, British Columbia, California (3), Colorado (2), Connecticut, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois (4), Indiana (2), Iowa (3), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (8), Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bridgeport.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bridgeport:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bridgeport ...
Looking for more information about Bridgeport? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bridgeport, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bridgeport.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 14 Jul 2019