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Bridgeton is a town in Craven County, in the New Bern metro area.
The community was named for a bridge across the Neuse River
The latitude of Bridgeton is 35.121N. The longitude is -77.021W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 7 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 317.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Bridgeton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Craven County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 28519 ZIP code.
6% of Bridgeton residents report German ancestry, and 22% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bridgeton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bridgeton was $17,038, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Bridgeton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Bridgeton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $400. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $650.
Craven County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bridgeton political report.
The average commute time for Bridgeton workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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