Places to Live and Homes in Bridgeport, CT

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About the Town

This large town offers more affordable homes and condominiums, as well as beachfront luxury homes. With several museums and over 25 parks, there is always something to do.
Map of Bridgeport, CT

The town of Bridgeport is the largest and most populated community in the state of Connecticut. Located in Fairfield County, along the Long Island Sound, Bridgeport was settled in 1665 as a part of Stratford, but wasn’t incorporated as Bridgeport until 1836. In the mid-19th century, Bridgeport has seen a rapid growth because of whaling and shipbuilding, but as the 20th century was approaching its development advanced thanks to industrialization, labor movements, and the emergence of the railroad. As many other New England cities, the late 20th century brought about deindustrialization and a diminishing population. Since then, the town of Bridgeport has stepped on the path to redevelopment and revitalization of its downtown. The many industrial buildings draw attention to the economic contrast between Bridgeport and the other cities on the Gold Coast.

Called the “Park City”, Bridgeport offers great cultural, social, and recreational opportunities. It is a city with over 25 parks, incredible museums. The shoreline parks in the city are simply breathtaking, the largest one in Bridgeport being Seaside Park that consists of 375 acres of beautiful sandy beaches, woods, and open spaces. In addition, residents can enjoy a wealth of recreational activities and appreciate the true beauty of the city. With fascinating museums, festivals, live theatre and music events, Bridgeport has something interesting for everyone.

Home to a large number of artists, musicians, and creatives the city has a very diverse art scene. Very rich in history, Bridgeport has over 50 Registered Historic Places. Its architecture is interesting and diverse, and the small distances make it easy to walk wherever you need to go. Living in Bridgeport means leading a comfortable and relaxed lifestyle in an active city, while making use of all the resources that modern living has to offer.

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Homes for Sale in Bridgeport

646 homes for sale

$ 269K median price

$ 141 price / sq foot

latest homes for sale

Condo Home

2625 Park Avenue, unit 6R, Bridgeport CT $ 120,000 Active
1 Beds 1 Baths 677 Sqft Built in 1964 ran,hri
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listed

Multi Family Home

111 Parkview Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 425,000 Active
6 Beds 4 Baths 0.16 Acres 5,620 Sqft Built in 1974 udf
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listed

Condo Home

2625 Park Avenue, unit 3A, Bridgeport CT $ 110,000 Active
1 Beds 1 Baths 565 Sqft Built in 1964 ran,hri
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listed on 25 Oct 2020
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Styles & Types of the Homes for Sale

1937 avg. year built

2,153 avg. sq feet

0.15 avg. acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 268 $ 278K
Condos 103 $ 163K
Multi Family 251 $ 345K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 45 $ 158K
Contemporary 2 $ 422K
Colonial 122 $ 301K
Cottage 1 $ 300K
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 15 $ 318K
Luxury 1 $ 2.25M
New Construction 24 $ 397K

Recently Sold Homes in Bridgeport, CT

421 recently sold

99.0% sale / list ratio

71 days on market

latest sold homes

Multi Family Home

508 Garfield Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 399,000 Closed
5 Beds 3 Baths 0.18 Acres 3,542 Sqft Built in 1951 udf
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Multi Family Home

61 Trowel Street, Bridgeport CT $ 301,500 Closed
9 Beds 3 Baths 0.15 Acres 3,032 Sqft Built in 1882 udf,uss
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Sold on 23 Oct 2020

Cooperative Home

285 Bishop Avenue, unit 16, Bridgeport CT $ 30,500 Closed
2 Beds 1 Baths 638 Sqft Built in 1940 oth
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Sold on 23 Oct 2020
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Homes for Sale in Bridgeport Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$2,250,000
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Average sale price

$277,602

Median sale price

$269,000

Cheapest home

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Dollars on market

$ 179M

Sale / List ratio

99%

Newest homes built in

2020
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Average construction year

1937

Median construction year

1933

Oldest homes built in

1827
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Biggest home

22,891 square feet
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Average home surface

2,153 square feet

Median home surface

1,832square feet

Smallest home

384 square feet
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Homes for Rent in Bridgeport

102 homes for rent

$ 1.5K median price

$ 1.24 price / sq foot

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Multi Family Home

98 Orland Street, unit 3F, Bridgeport CT $ 1,150 Active
1 Beds 1 Baths 0.08 Acres 4,728 Sqft Built in 1930 apa
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Multi Family Home

35 Circular Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 1,650 Active
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.09 Acres 1,000 Sqft Built in 1917 ran
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Multi Family Home

33 Circular Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 1,750 Active
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.09 Acres 1,255 Sqft Built in 1917 ran
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Recently Rented Homes in Bridgeport, CT

166 recently rented

99.5% rent / list ratio

52 days on market

latest rented homes

Condo Home

350 Grovers Avenue, unit 8F, Bridgeport CT $ 1,950 Closed
2 Beds 2 Baths 912 Sqft Built in 1975 cnt,ran
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Rented on 24 Oct 2020

Multi Family Home

560 Atlantic Street, unit 552A, Bridgeport CT $ 1,250 Closed
3 Beds 1 Baths 0.13 Acres 1,200 Sqft Built in 1912 apa
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Rented on 23 Oct 2020

Single Family Home

370 Tesiny Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 1,550 Closed
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.29 Acres 1,268 Sqft Built in 1939 col
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Rented on 22 Oct 2020
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Neighborhoods in Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport, CT has 9 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods

Most expensive neighborhood Black Rock $ 362K median price
Most affordable neighborhood South End $ 197K median price
With most homes on the market North End 115 homes for sale
With the largest homes East Side 0 avg. square feet
With most recently sold homes North End 112 sold in last 90 days

Best Selling Neighborhoods

North End

Home to three parks, Veterans Memorial Park, Puglio Park, and Elton Rogers Park, there are plenty of recreational opportunities.

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Brooklawn - St. Vincent

Named after the Brooklawn Country Club, this neighborhood is located along the Bridgeport and Fairfield town border.

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Mill Hill

Located along the Stratford border, this neighborhood is a beautiful residential neighborhood.

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Black Rock

This beautiful neighborhood near Long Island Sound features affordable waterfront properties.

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West End

Home to Went Field and Clinton Park, as well as bordering Fairfield and Black Rock, there are plenty of opportunities for residents.

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Condo Complexes in Bridgeport, CT

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