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Bridgeport is located on the Long Island Sound, an estuary straddling the border between Connecticut and New York, just a half-hour's drive from Stamford. In addition to scenic waterside vistas, the city also hosts a robust selection of cultural amenities. Homes for rent in Bridgeport can be a fantastic option for those looking for an exciting urban experience in close proximity to the sea.

Interesting Things Bridgeport Renters Should Know

  • The Bridgeport area was originally settled in 1659 and once called the township of Stratford its home.
  • Bridgeport's access to water made the city a site favorable to shipbuilding, manufacturing and mercantile endeavors.
  • More residents live in Bridgeport than in any other city in Connecticut.
  • Bridgeport was chartered in 1836 and began transitioning into an industrial center in 1840, following the opening of a railroad in the city. Before the railroad, Bridgeport was a haven for whaling.

Helpful Resources for Renters in Bridgeport

  • Getting around Bridgeport via public transportation can be made easier by visiting the Greater Bridgeport Transit website.
  • The City of Bridgeport's official website provides useful links to assist both visitors and residents of the city.
  • For information about local businesses and events, renters can check out the website of the Bridgeport Area Chamber of Commerce.

Recreational Activities in Bridgeport

One of the go-to attractions in Bridgeport is Seaside Park. Circus founder P.T. Barnum had a hand in developing the waterside park, which covers 325 acres and is equipped with a cycling path and sports fields. Bridgeport is also home to multiple cultural hotspots, such as the community-based art gallery City Lights and the Housatonic Museum of Art, which features exhibits of works from the 18th through the 20th century. Live musical performances, on the other hand, may be seen at the Downtown Cabaret Theatre. Bridgeport also has its own professional baseball team, the Bridgeport Bluefish, which plays at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard.

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1111 Stratford

1111 Stratford

Stratford, CT 06615 (4.05 miles)

Price: $1,165-$2,125

(203) 583-4139

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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2 BD, 2.5 BA Condo w/ Basement in Bpt/Trumbull

2 BD, 2.5 BA Condo w/ Basement in Bpt/Trumbull

Bridgeport, CT 06606 (4.24 miles) (#1129902)

Price: $1,750

(866) 905-6740

Beds: 2, Baths: 2½

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City Trust

City Trust

Bridgeport, CT 06604 (1.12 miles)

Price: $850-$1,475

(203) 705-0181

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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333 State St

333 State St

Bridgeport, CT 06604 (0.94 miles)

Price: $1,200-$1,650

(203) 583-4350

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Tara Apartments

Tara Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06606 (2.39 miles)

Price: $650-$875

(203) 937-2343

Beds: Studio - 1, Baths: 1

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Dean Apartments

Dean Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06610 (2.66 miles)

Price: $995-$1,495

(203) 916-6323

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1

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Ellsworth Apartments

Ellsworth Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06605 (1.02 miles)

Price: $1,195-$1,495

(203) 937-2353

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Benham Apartments

Benham Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06604 (0.97 miles)

Price: From $695

(203) 916-6325

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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155 Wayne Apartments

155 Wayne Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06606 (2.26 miles)

Price: $750-$795

(203) 212-5113

Beds: Studio, Baths: 1

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Cypress Apartments

Cypress Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06605 (1.02 miles)

Price: $905-$1,395

(203) 293-1684

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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The Fleetwood Apartments

The Fleetwood Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06604 (0.84 miles)

Price: From $525

(203) 642-0424

Beds: Studio - 1, Baths: 1

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Palisade Apartments

Palisade Apartments

Bridgeport, CT 06610 (2.94 miles)

Price: From $650

(203) 212-5026

Beds: Studio - 1, Baths: 1

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Heights At Golden Hill

Heights At Golden Hill

Bridgeport, CT 06604 (1.15 miles)

Price: $850-$1,395

(203) 497-3947

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro 50

1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro 50

Milford, CT 06460 (8.87 miles) (#1595889)

Price: $1,595

(855) 437-9202 Ext.  53

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro 100  Private Entran

1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro 100 Private Entran

Milford, CT 06460 (6.63 miles) (#1595888)

Price: $1,595

(855) 817-3791 Ext.  59

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro Point

1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro Point

Milford, CT 06460 (8.64 miles) (#1595887)

Price: $1,595

(855) 628-2494 Ext.  63

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro View Luxury

1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Metro View Luxury

Milford, CT 06460 (8.52 miles) (#1588568)

Price: $1,795

(855) 519-3506 Ext.  62

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
1111 Stratford

1111 Stratford

Stratford, CT 06615 (4.05 miles)

Price: $1,165-$2,125

(203) 583-4139

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Spinnaker Wharf

Spinnaker Wharf

Milford, CT 06460 (8.63 miles)

Price: $1,270-$2,205

(203) 293-1686

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Merritt River Apartments

Merritt River Apartments

Norwalk, CT 06851 (11.59 miles)

Price: From $2,160

(203) 212-5040

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Furnished Studio - Shelton

Furnished Studio - Shelton

Shelton, CT 06484 (7.38 miles)

Price: From $1,824

(203) 391-9210

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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