Bridgeport, Connecticut Houses for Sale

It is located at Fairfield County, which is situated in the mouth of the Pequonnock River on Long Island, which is 60 miles from Manhattan and at about 40 miles from The Bronx. Bridgeport is a historic seaport city that is bordered in the north by the towns of Trumbull, Fairfield, and Stratford to the west and the east, respectively. Bridgeport’s early settlers farmed and fished, but soon took advantage of the city’s location and then shifted from agricultural to a mercantile and manufacturing hub. The city has gradually adjusted to a service-based economy when the decline of the industrial sector at the start of the 20th century. Healthcare, finance, and the education industry have become Bridgeport’s economy centerpieces.

Bridgeport, CT Prices for Houses for Sale

AVERAGE
287,139 +19%
MEDIAN
287,875 +30%

Relative Price (per sqft.)

PRICE

Listings of Bridgeport Homes for Purchase

ACTIVE
278 -15%
NEW
272 +21%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

DAYS
39 +39%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 364  
Police Civilians 45  
Total Arrests 1,344 (2020)
Total Incidents 6,153 (2020)
CrimeScore 29.55  
National Rank 3206th  
Statewide Rank 11th  

Local Statistics

Population 143,525 (-0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,412 (16.16%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 4
Arson 7
Assault Offenses 1,995
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 666
Counterfeiting/Forgery 55
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 620
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 212
Embezzlement 16
Extortion/Blackmail 7
Fraud Offenses 499
Homicide Offenses 24
Human Trafficking 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 11
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,240
Motor Vehicle Theft 636
Pornography/Obscene Material 8
Robbery 340
Sex Offenses 82
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 7
Stolen Property Offenses 85
Weapon Law Violations 127

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