About Bridgeport, CT

The city of Bridgeport is the largest in the state of Connecticut, with a population of almost 145,000 people as of the year 2010. Bridgeport is a significant city in the New England region and has one of the biggest metro areas among comparable regional urban areas. Technically, Bridgeport is actually a suburb of New York City, and is considered part of the New York City market for business purposes. The city has attracted multiple technology companies and has become a hotbed for innovation.