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Bridge City, Louisiana - Basic Facts

The Bridge City Census Designated Place had a population of 7,622 as of July 1, 2017. Bridge City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Louisiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bridge City is located at latitude 29.9408 and longitude -90.1566 in Jefferson Parish. The formal boundaries for the Bridge City Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.18 sq. miles and a water area of 1.07 sq. miles. Jefferson Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3 feet.

The Bridge City Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402715) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Bridge City Census Designated Place is located within Parish Governing Authority District 2, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson Parish.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bridge City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Bridge City, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,622
Daytime Population: Workers 2,492
Daytime Population: Residents 4,693
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,185
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 7,495
Population in Familes 6,144
Population in Group Qrtrs 127
Population Density2 1,823
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $32,294
Average Household Income $46,185
Per Capita Income $17,235


Total Housing Units 3,170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,565 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,151 (36.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 454 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $110,123
Average Home Value $128,578


Total Households 2,716
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 1,879
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.15% 0.02%
Households -0.01% 0.1%
Families -0.33% -0.05%
Median Household Income   -0.3%
Per Capita Income   2.09%

Bridge City, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bridge City to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 81 83rd
Population Density # 66 86th
Diversity Index # 14 97th
Median Household Income # 368 23rd
Per Capita Income # 412 13th

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