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Welcome to Bridgeport ...

Bridgeport is located in Yavapai County.

When the people of Bridgeport refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Bridgeporter<1>

Bridgeport is 3,280 feet [1,000 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Bridgeport is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Bridgeport lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Bridgeport is located in the (928) area code.

We know of 37 communities that are also named Bridgeport. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bridgeport contains a list of those communities.

Population Details ...

While we we don't have population counts for Bridgeport, we do have some information about the surrounding area on the Census Page for Bridgeport.

Communities near Bridgeport ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Bridgeport and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2013<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Park   [Map]     ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Camp Verde   [Map]     11,018   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cherry   [Map]     ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Clarkdale   [Map]     4,122   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cornville   [Map]     ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dewey - Humboldt   [Map]     3,951   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bridgeport.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bridgeport. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bridgeport. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bridgeport.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bridgeport:

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Bridgeport. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bridgeport. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Yavapai County


The Panormaio photo collection might have pictures for the area around Bridgeport:

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Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Bridgeport refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Bridgeport may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bridgeport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins at Bridgeport. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bridgeport) to Point B.

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bridgeport.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Bridgeport.



 
 
 

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