Place:Bridgeport, Gloucester, New Jersey, United States


Alt namesNew Stockholmsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS34000757
Raccoon Lower Bridgesource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS34000757
Coordinates39.8°N 75.333°W
Located inGloucester, New Jersey, United States
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Bridgeport is an unincorporated community located within Logan Township, in Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States. The area is served as United States Postal Service ZIP Code 08014.[1]

At the 2010 United States Census, the population for ZIP Code Tabulation Area 08014 was 504.


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Bridgeport, along with Swedesboro, was one of only two settlements established in New Jersey as a part of the New Sweden colony, the fort at Nya Elfsborg having been abandoned. It was originally called New Stockholm, but the name was changed at a later date.[2]

After the 2001 anthrax attacks, a facility was set up in Bridgeport for the use of a continuous wave accelerator called a Rhodotron, from the Belgian company IBA, to irradiate federal mail.

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