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Household income NAT. AVG.
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IndexBridge CityTexasNational
Income per capita$37,341$27,828$29,829
Median household income$87,031$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$90,026$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$71,691$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$61,418$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$32,553$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate1.0%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level6.4%16.7%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bridge City is 25% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Bridge City is 57% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bridge City is 79% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bridge City is 58% lower than the national average

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      $58,014 $87,031 $174,062
      $36,481 $54,727 $109,454
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Bridge City median earnings by income bracket

      Bridge City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.1%12.1%
      Manufacturing sector33.2%33.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%3.4%
      Wholesale & retail services6.9%6.9%
      Public administration4.9%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.1%2.1%
      Education, health & social services10.2%10.2%

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      Bridge City, TX7,902$87,03157.3%

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