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Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ceety
City of Bridgeport
Clockwise from top: Downtown Bridgeport, the Bridgeport & Port Jefferson Ferry, the United Congregational Church, St. Patrick's Church, and the P.T. Barnum Museum
Clockwise from top: Downtown Bridgeport, the Bridgeport & Port Jefferson Ferry, the United Congregational Church, St. Patrick's Church, and the P.T. Barnum Museum
Banner o Bridgeport, Connecticut
Banner
Offeecial seal o Bridgeport, Connecticut
Seal
Nickname(s): The Park City, The Port, B-Port, BPT
Location in Fairfield County and the state of Connecticut.
Location in Fairfield County and the state of Connecticut.
Bridgeport, Connecticut is locatit in the US
Bridgeport, Connecticut
Bridgeport, Connecticut
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 41°11′11″N 73°11′44″W / 41.18639°N 73.19556°W / 41.18639; -73.19556Coordinates: 41°11′11″N 73°11′44″W / 41.18639°N 73.19556°W / 41.18639; -73.19556
Country United States
State Connecticut
County Fairfield
NECTA Bridgeport-Stamford
Region Greater Bridgeport
Incorporated (town) 1821
Incorporated (city) 1836
Govrenment
 • Teep Mayor-council
 • Mayor Joe Ganim
Aurie
 • Ceety 50.2 km2 (19.4 sq mi)
 • Laund 41.4 km2 (16.0 sq mi)
 • Watter 8.8 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
 • Urban 3,843.8 km2 (9,014.3 sq mi)
Elevation 1 m (3 ft)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Ceety 144,229
 • Estimate (2013)[2] 147,216
 • Rank US: 172nt
 • Density 3,354/km2 (8,720.9/sq mi)
 • Urban 923,311 (US: 48t)
 • Metro 939,904 (US: 57t)
Time zone Eastren (UTC-5)
 • Simmer (DST) Eastren (UTC-4)
ZIP code 06601, 06602, 06604, 06605, 06606, 06607, 06608, 06610, 06650, 06673, 06699[3]
Aurie code(s) 203/475
FIPS code 09-08000
GNIS featur ID 0205720
Wabsteid City of Bridgeport

Bridgeport is a seaport ceety in the U.S. state o Connecticut. It is the lairgest ceety in the state an is locatit in Fairfield Coonty at the mooth o the Pequonnock River on Long Island Sound.

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