As of 2017, Bridgeport had an estimated population of 146,579, which made it the largest city in Connecticut and the fifth-most populous in New England. Barnum was a resident of the city and served as the town's mayor in the late 19th century.
It is bordered by the towns of Trumbull to the north, Fairfield to the west, and Stratford to the east.
It is in Fairfield County, at the mouth of the Pequonnock River on Long Island Sound, 60 miles (97 km) from Manhattan and 40 miles (64 km) from The Bronx.
The Greater Bridgeport area is the 48th-largest urban area in the United States. Barnum built four houses in Bridgeport and housed his circus in town during winter.
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Now a major junction for western Connecticut, the city rapidly industrialized.
This was similar to the economy of the Paugusset, who had cultivated corn, beans, and squash; and fished and gathered shellfish from both the river and sound.
A village called Newfield began to develop around the corner of State and Water streets in the 1760s.
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