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Bridgeton, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Bridgeton had a population of 11,656 as of July 1, 2016. Bridgeton ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bridgeton is located at latitude 38.7733 and longitude -90.417 in St. Louis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bridgeton (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.64 sq. miles. St. Louis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 584 feet.

The City of Bridgeton (GNIS ID: 2393417) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Bridgeton is located within Township of Northwest, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Louis County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bridgeton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bridgeton: Marais des Liards, Owens Fort, Owens Station, Villa de Roberts, Village a Robert.

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Bridgeton, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,656
Population in Households 11,047
Population in Familes 8,565
Population in Group Qrtrs 609
Population Density1 796
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 4,779
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 2,927
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,158 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,077 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,703 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 379 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $171,269
Average Home Value $179,228


Median Household Income $48,076
Average Household Income $63,099
Per Capita Income $26,671
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% 0.13%
Households 0.06% 0.09%
Families -0.16% -0.01%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Bridgeton, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bridgeton to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 75 93rd
Population Density1 # 511 51st
Diversity Index2 # 40 96th
Median Household Income # 344 67th
Per Capita Income # 188 82nd

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