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

412 homes for sale

$ 263K median price

$ 134 price / sq foot

latest homes for sale

Multi Family Home

166 Bond Street, Bridgeport CT $ 315,000 Active
5 Beds 2 Baths 0.11 Acres 2,238 Sqft Built in 1917
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listed on 12 Aug 2020

Multi Family Home

288-290 Kent Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 359,900 Active
6 Beds 3 Baths 0.11 Acres 3,544 Sqft Built in 1918
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listed on 12 Aug 2020

Condo Home

2625 Park Avenue, unit 10A, Bridgeport CT $ 75,000 Active
1 Beds 1 Baths 565 Sqft Built in 1964 Ranch, High Rise
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listed on 12 Aug 2020
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Styles & Types of the Homes for Sale

1936 avg. year built

2,250 avg. sq feet

0.15 avg. acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 164 $ 281K
Condos 86 $ 132K
Multi Family 162 $ 345K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 28 $ 148K
Victorian 1 $ 375K
Colonial 85 $ 309K
premium active
homes
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Waterfront 86 $ 303K
New Construction 412 $ 275K

Recently Sold Homes in Bridgeport, CT

270 recently sold

97.7% sale / list ratio

72 days on market

latest sold homes

Multi Family Home

196 Park Street, Bridgeport CT $ 235,000 Sold
7 Beds 3 Baths 0.11 Acres 3,113 Sqft Built in 1887 Units on different Floors
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sold on 12 Aug 2020

Single Family Home

59 Griffin Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 265,000 Sold
3 Beds 2 Baths 0.26 Acres 1,920 Sqft Built in 1940 Colonial
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sold on 11 Aug 2020

Single Family Home

210 Dobson Street, Bridgeport CT $ 265,000 Sold
4 Beds 2 Baths 0.24 Acres 1,604 Sqft Built in 1951 Cape Cod, Colonial
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sold on 11 Aug 2020
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Homes for Sale in Bridgeport Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$1,399,000
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Average sale price

$275,122

Median sale price

$262,500

Cheapest home

$21,000 Search cheapest homes

Dollars on market

$ 113M

Sale / List ratio

98%

Newest homes built in

2020
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Average construction year

1936

Median construction year

1930

Oldest homes built in

1830
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Biggest home

7,803 square feet
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Average home surface

2,250

Median home surface

1,943

Smallest home

400 square feet
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Homes for Sale in Bridgeport Monthly Report
July 2020

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Homes for Rent in Bridgeport

88 homes for rent

$ 1.5K median price

$ 1.35 price / sq foot

latest homes for rent

Condo Home

30 Stevens Street, unit 110, Bridgeport CT $ 1,300 Active
2 Beds 1 Baths 820 Sqft Built in 1987 Ranch
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listed on 12 Aug 2020

Multi Family Home

70 Woodland Avenue, unit 3, Bridgeport CT $ 1,200 Active
1 Beds 1 Baths 0.13 Acres 1,000 Sqft Built in 1921 Ranch
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listed on 12 Aug 2020

Multi Family Home

86 Sanford Avenue, unit 2, Bridgeport CT $ 1,350 Active
3 Beds 1 Baths 0.14 Acres 1,100 Sqft Built in 1893 Apartment
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listed on 11 Aug 2020
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Recently Rented Homes in Bridgeport, CT

241 recently rented

99.3% rent / list ratio

57 days on market

latest rented homes

Multi Family Home

267-2 Laurel Avenue, Bridgeport CT $ 1,300 Rented
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.14 Acres 1,200 Sqft Built in 1904 Colonial
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rented on 10 Aug 2020

Multi Family Home

710 Connecticut Avenue, unit 1, Bridgeport CT $ 1,600 Rented
3 Beds 1 Baths 0.1 Acres 1,200 Sqft Built in 1916 Apartment
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rented on 10 Aug 2020

Multi Family Home

281 Pequonnock Street, unit 287, Bridgeport CT $ 917 Rented
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.13 Acres 700 Sqft Built in 1887 Apartment, Half Duplex
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rented on 8 Aug 2020
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Homes for Rent in Bridgeport Monthly Report
July 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 $ 400K median price
Most affordable neighborhood South End $ 122K median price
With most homes on the market North End 86 homes for sale
With the largest homes East Side 0 avg. square feet
With most recently sold homes North End 90 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.

90 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Brooklawn - St. Vincent

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

40 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Black Rock

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

24 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Beardsley Park - Treeland

This beautiful and friendly neighborhood is located just next to Beardsley Zoo.

24 homes recently sold see neighborhood

West End

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

19 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Condo Complexes in Bridgeport, CT

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