Bridgeport

Whether you're looking for a modern single-family home or a luxury apartment in the heart of the action.

Welcome to Bridgeport

A vibrant and multicultural neighborhood on the south side of Chicago.
 
On the southern end of Chicago is the Bridgeport neighborhood. This multicultural area has a blend of ethnicities, including a migration from the Chinatown area. Many residents enjoy the daily presence of a close-knit, family feeling within a quiet residential community. In addition, this neighborhood has been home to several Chicago mayors and is considered a political hotbed. 
 
The variety of homes in Bridgeport ranges from luxury condominiums to single-family homes. You'll find streets lined with trees and lush, grassy yards full of colorful flowers and landscaping. Lining those streets are a blend of two and three-apartment walk-ups, new construction homes, coach houses, and more. The area has grown recently, so several old warehouses have been expertly converted into luxury townhomes and condominiums. Whether you're looking for a modern single-family home or a luxury apartment in the heart of the action, Bridgeport has something for you. 
 

What to Love 

 

Local Lifestyle

Residents of Bridgeport are drawn to the vibrancy and diversity but stick around for the family-friendly atmosphere. This neighborhood provides residents an experience like no other. It is a melting pot of cultures and influences. Not to mention, it's home to the Chicago White Sox. The team is one of the oldest franchises in the MLB, ensuring baseball fans quite the experience. If you're looking for incredible food, ample entertainment options, and the perfect place to raise a family, then you've found the right neighborhood. 
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping 

Residents enjoy an endless supply of diverse restaurants offering more than just great food. 
 
Min's Noodle House is a favorite local establishment serving authentic and delicious Chinese cuisine. This will quickly become your favorite with high-quality ingredients and a tasty variety of noodle options. Another favorite is Do Eat Korean BBQ, loved for its quality ingredients, authentic food, and friendly atmosphere. 
 
The Duck Inn offers an upscale dining experience housed in a pre-Prohibition Era tavern with a cozy atmosphere. Make sure you try their signature dish, rotisserie duck, which is simple yet elegantly prepared and served. 
 
A neighborhood staple, Maria's Packaged Goods and Community Bar, has been long-standing since 1939. Stop in for a local brew and enjoy the company of friends and neighbors or try the Korean-Polish fusion at Kimski next door.
 

Things to Do 

Fans of Major League Baseball enjoy the ultimate experience here in Bridgeport, home of the Chicago White Sox and Guaranteed Rate Field. Locals know to head to the stadium early and enjoy tailgating in the parking lot with friends and neighbors.
 
If you're not a huge baseball fan, don't worry, there is plenty more to enjoy around the area. Henry C. Palmisano Nature Park is an outdoor lovers' dream, offering 26 acres of land for use. You'll find more than just trails here with a dynamic blend of wetlands, preserved quarry walls, and ponds, plus an athletic field and running track. Park No. 571 is another staple in the area and includes the Chicago River system. It has two boathouse facilities, boat storage, seating, and rowing training. 
 
The Bridgeport Art Center showcases the area's diversity, offering a creative home for various artists, designers, and professionals. The art center is in a historic and gorgeous building. Here, you'll experience art galleries, studios, a fashion design center, a ceramics center, the Skyline Loft, the Sculpture Garden Gallery venue, and more. Not only will you find a variety of exhibitions to enjoy, but you can choose from several classes to take in any of the various centers. The WNDR Museum is another artistic, cultural hub in the area that offers consistently changing installations that allow visitors to immerse themselves in an interactive experience. 
 

Schools 

Residents in the area can attend the Chicago Public School District.
 

Demographics and Employment Data for Bridgeport, IL

Bridgeport has 13,377 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Bridgeport do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 34,387 people call Bridgeport home. The population density is 21,802.487 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

34,387

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

38

Median Age

50.76 / 49.24%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
13,377

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$35,180

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Bridgeport, IL

There's plenty to do around Bridgeport, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

93
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
92
Biker's Paradise
Bike Score
56
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Rhoyal Decadence, Leblon Fitness Club, and All in Motion.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 2.91 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.06 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.03 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.37 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.74 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.82 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

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