Bridgeton, MO

11,698 Population
14.6 square miles 798.8 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
798.8
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
53.0%
was 56.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
6.6%
was 4.5%
 
Percent Under 18
20.1%
was 20.9%
 
Percent 65 and Over
19.0%
was 19.0%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
14.8%
was 15.1%
 
Median Household Income
$51,908
was $45,858
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.2
41.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
591.1
was 857.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
7,405.8
was 8,690.1
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
5,007
was 5,039
 
Median Rent
$901
was $870
 
Total Building Permits
50
was 33
 
Occupied Housing Units
4,569
was 4,669
 
Homeownership Rate
64.6%
was 64.0%
 
Single Family Building Permits
50
was 33
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
341.9
was 344.1
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
21.3%
was 18.1%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.5
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
9.9
was 6.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
4.3
was 2.8
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
92.8%
was 91.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
83.0%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.5%
was 99.1%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
88.5%
was 91.1%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
29.5%
was 28.7%
 

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