Bridge City demographics profile

StatisticBridge CityLouisianaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,59410891
Median age35.036.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%43%43%
Speak English80%92%79%
Speak Spanish15%4%13%
Bridge City, LA has a population of 6,663 and is the 5,354th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,594 per sq mi which is 1376% higher than the Louisiana average and 1659% higher than the national average. The median age in Bridge City is 35 which is approximately 3% lower than the Louisiana average of 36. In Bridge City, 44% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 80% speak English and 15% speak Spanish. 76% of Bridge City residents were born in Louisiana, 7% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 15% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Bridge City is 1376% higher than Louisiana.
  • The median age in Bridge City is 3% lower than Louisiana.
  • In Bridge City 34.94% of the population is White.
  • In Bridge City 52.02% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Bridge City 4.31% of the population is Asian.

Compare Bridge City, LA Demographics To Other Cities


      Bridge City population breakdown by race

      RaceBridge CityLouisianaNational
      Black or African American52.02%32.16%12.63%
      American Indian0.23%0.57%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.03%1.83%3.06%
      Other race6.48%1.09%4.75%
      In Bridge City, 15.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Bridge City, LA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).