Location - You'll find the City of Bridgeport is strategically positioned for business growth and development with a North Central West Virginia location and access to a job-ready workforce, pro-business climate, incentives for new and existing businesses, and a wealth of resources to help your business grow. The B&O tax rate in the City is one of the lowest in the state. The City of Bridgeport is also building for the future with a Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) telecommunications network, new and expanded utility infrastructure, parks and recreation, and educational facilities attractive to young, working families.
Quality of Life - Residents are passionate about Bridgeport, and for good reason. It is one of the fastest growing communities in West Virginia. Our high quality of life attracts a diverse workforce and innovative companies that value local amenities such as a strategic location, abundant natural resources, and a vibrant community. Bridgeport residents enjoy a strong quality of life that is difficult to find elsewhere.
People - Given its prime location and quality of life, it's no surprise that many talented people choose to call Bridgeport home. From budding entrepreneurs to accomplished executives, Bridgeport is home to a diverse workforce. More than 49% of the population has a Bachelor's degree or higher, a rate that tops both the state and national average.