Bridgeport is located in southeast Illinois. Bridgeport is part of Lawrence County. Bridgeport has 1.05 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Bridgeport population is 1,267, which has shrunk 41.56% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Bridgeport median household income is $40,781 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 47.57% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Bridgeport median house value is $56,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 29.33% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.33% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Bridgeport is better than the state average in quality. The Bridgeport area code is 618.