Bridgeport, Texas

Bridgeport: City in Wise County, Texas, US


Bridgeport is a city located in the county of Wise in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,976 and a population density of 291 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 6,637 inhabitants.

Bridgeport locator map
Location of Bridgeport on Texas map.

Quick Facts about Bridgeport

Population : 6,637 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Wise County
Postal code : 76426
Phone Area Codes : 940
Area : 20.51 km2
Altitude : 801 feet / 244 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 08:30:30 (4th October 2023)
Density : 324 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.96% (2010-2020)
Weather : 88℉ Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather
Wise County Bridgeport locator map image
Wise County Bridgeport
Wise County Bridgeport locator map image


Bridgeport is located at 33°12'36"N 97°45'17"W (33.2101200, -97.7547600).

Bridgeport map


Bridgeport forecast: Showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. High near 88, with temperatures falling to around 84 in the afternoon. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. more


The population of Bridgeport increased by 9.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,976 - census
2011 6,048 1.19% estimation process
2012 6,073 0.41% estimation process
2013 6,131 0.95% estimation process
2014 6,201 1.13% estimation process
2015 6,299 1.56% estimation process
2016 6,442 2.22% estimation process
2017 6,351 -1.43% estimation process
2018 6,532 2.77% estimation process
2019 6,653 1.82% estimation process
2020 6,637 -0.24% estimation process

Bridgeport zip code is 76426. County name: Wise, County fips: 48497

People born in Bridgeport (4)

People born in Bridgeport, including football defensive back Colin David Jones, football player Cotton Price, writer Helen Hemphill, .


  • Kasi Kelly (American model) she was born in 01/10/1981

Schools in Bridgeport

College & universities near Bridgeport, TX

Code Name City ZIP
229799 Weatherford College Weatherford (TX) 76086-5699

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bridgeport, TX

Code Name Address Type
FTW Fort Worth Central Station 1001 Jones Street RAIL
GLE Gainesville 605 East California Street RAIL
DAL Union Station 400 South Houston St. RAIL
DAG Dallas, TX 205 South Lamar Street BUS
CBR Cleburne 206 North Border St. RAIL

Post offices near Bridgeport

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bridgepor Post Office Bridgeport (TX) 76426

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Other cities in Wise County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Wise County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Bryan 88,165 The most populous city in Brazos County, Texas.
Decatur 7,572 City in Texas, USA
Briar 5,665 Census designated place
Rhome 1,872 City in Wise County, Texas, United States
Runaway Bay 1,627 City in the United States
Alvord 1,591 City in Lyon County, Iowa, United States of America
Aurora 1,522 City in Texas, USA
Boyd 1,335 City in Wise County, Texas
Newark 1,251 City in Texas, United States
Chico 1,199 City in Wise County, Texas, United States
Paradise 594 City in Wise County, Texas, United States
Lake Bridgeport 405 City in Wise County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Bridgeport distances to largest Texas cities