Bridgeport Area Chamber of Commerce
Bridgeport is a pioneering community nestled between Frankenmuth, Birch Run, Saginaw and Bay City, Bridgeport is a community of roughly 11,000 people living and working in a range of industries, including hospitality, manufacturing and agriculture. With thriving businesses and comfortable community living, Bridgeport residents enjoy exceptional lifestyles at both work and home. And with convenient dining and hospitality services, enriching historical sites, entertaining tourist events and spectacular indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities, visitors enjoy Bridgeport, too, whether they’re traveling for business or for pleasure.
If you’re already living or working in Bridgeport, we hope you’ll visit this site often, both as a reference, and to keep up-to-date on local news and local opportunities regarding your business and your family. And if you’re new to Bridgeport, or just visiting, we hope these pages will help you to discover at least a few of the many things that our community has to offer.
Bridgeport residents have a range of backgrounds, and work in a range of professions, from industrial manufacturing to agriculture to construction to retail. In many ways, Bridgeport is a typical mid-Michigan community, balancing urban, suburban and rural environments.
Passers by may only see the freeway exit, but you don’t have to look hard to find nature, too. Every Bridgeport resident has encountered the deer, wild turkey and other wildlife in the area. The natural environment is a big part of Bridgeport life.
Shopping adds another dimension to Bridgeport’s unique character. In the main shopping area near the freeway exit, for example, you can find an upscale Hallmark Store just a few doors down from a Dollar Store. In the same mall, there is a Chinese restaurant and a Korean Tae Kwon Do gym and training center. There’s also a Kroger grocery store and a Rent-All store.