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Greater Bridgeport Transit District
One Cross Street
Bridgeport, CT 06610

203-366-7070


Public Transportation Coverage - Bus Transport

The following map illustrates those areas of Bridgeport that have easy access to public transportation. Easy access is defined as no more than a one-half mile walk from a bus route. Bus stop information is ignored. In cases of overlapping transit authorities, the transit system in review is shown in light purple and all other transit systems are shown in yellow. Source: Federal Transit Administration and Synergos Technologies, Inc.


Selected Public Transportation Stats

The following tables and charts give a financial and operations overview of the public transportation network in Bridgeport. Source: Federal Transit Administration - National Transit Database (1996-1998) and Synergos Technologies, Inc.

System Wide Information





General Information

Service Area Statistics
 Square Miles
 Population

Service Consumption
 Annual Passenger Miles
 Annual Unlinked Trips
 Average Weekday Unlinked Trips
 Average Saturday Unlinked Trips
 Average Sunday Unlinked Trips

Service Supplied
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Hours
 Veh. Available for Max. Service
 Veh. Operated in Max. Service
 Base Period Requirement

Financial Information

Fare Revenues Earned
 Directly Operated
 Purchased Transportation
   Total Fare Revenues Earned

Sources of 
Operating Funds Expended
 Passenger Fares
 Local Funds
 State Funds
 Federal Assistance
 Other Funds
   Total Operating Funds Expended

Summary of Operating Expenses
 Salaries, Wages and Benefits
 Materials and Supplies
 Purchased Transportation *
 Other Operating Expenses
   Total Operating Expenses

 Reconciling Cash Expenditures

Sources of Capital Funds
 Local Funds
 State Funds
 Federal Assistance
   Total Sources

Uses of Capital Funds
 Rolling Stock
 Facilites and Other
   Total Uses



1997


90
282,710


9,527,679
4,533,425
15,298
9,227
2,840


2,267,078
175,221
75
59
35




3,464,693
0
3,464,693



3,464,693
142,177
5,413,740
1,024,403
215,121
10,260,134


6,818,275
844,634
1,585,649
935,889
10,184,447

75,687


0
59,581
238,326
297,907


0
297,907
297,907



1998


90
282,710


10,002,601
4,809,558
16,220
9,836
3,013


2,318,629
180,766
75
58
35




3,697,659
127,704
3,825,363



3,825,363
147,239
5,753,934
908,619
64,611
10,699,766


6,893,798
829,584
1,901,989
915,452
10,540,823

158,943


0
792,388
3,169,550
3,961,938


3,714,926
247,012
3,961,938
Change
Over
Prior Yr



(0)
0


474,922
276,133
922
609
173


51,551
5,545
0
(1)
0




232,966
127,704
360,670



360,670
5,062
340,194
(115,784)
(150,510)
439,632


75,523
(15,050)
316,340
(20,437)
356,376

83,256


0
732,807
2,931,224
3,664,031


3,714,926
(50,895)
3,664,031




   






Mode of Transportation Breakout Information

Bus
Demand
Response
 Operating Expense
 Capital Funding
   Rolling Stock
   Facilites and Other
 Annual Passenger Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Hours
 Annual Unlinked Trips
 Average Weekday Unlinked Trips

 Fixed Guideway Directional Route Miles

 Vehicles Available for Maximum Service
 Vehicles Operated in Maximum Service
   Directly Operated
   Purchased Transportation

 Average Fleet Age in Years
 Peak to Base Ratio
 Percent Spares

 Safety
   Incidents
   Injuries
   Fatalities

Performance Measures

Service Efficiency
 Operating Expense per Vehicle Revenue Mile
 Operating Expense per Vehicle Revenue Hour

Cost Effectiveness
 Operating Expense per Passenger Mile
 Operating Expense per Unlinked Passenger Trip

Service Effectiveness
 Unlinked Passenger Trips per Vehicle Revenue Mile
 Unlinked Passenger Trips per Vehicle Revenue Hour

$8,638,834
3,954,765
3,714,926
239,839
9,534,147
1,850,972
154,192
4,731,620
15,924

.0

52
39
39
0

4.8
1.1
33%


60
64
0




4.67
56.03


0.91
1.83


2.56
30.69

$1,901,989
7,173
0
7,173
468,454
467,657
26,574
77,938
296

.0

23
19
0
19

4.0
.0
21%


34
19
0




4.07
71.57


4.06
24.40


0.17
2.93



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