Living in Bristol, CT

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Bristol SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

Bristol, CT Crime Report

1,032
Total Crimes
1,714.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.24%
Below National Average

Bristol, CT Cost Of Living

111
Bristol's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Bristol, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
60,308
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
10.8%
Median Home
$195,900
Median Income
$66,829
Median Rent
$984

Bristol, CT Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Bristol in Connecticut

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4

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5

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6

Weatogue, CT
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7

Watertown, CT
Population 3,324

8

Watertown, CT
Population 3,324

9

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Population 30,323

10

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Population 3,244

Map Of Bristol, CT

Population over time in Bristol

Year Population % Change
2017 60,308 -0.3%
2016 60,498 0.1%
2015 60,437 -0.2%
2014 60,554 -0.0%
2013 60,556 0.0%
2012 60,536 0.1%
2011 60,502 0.0%
2010 60,473 0.0%
2009 60,466 -
Crime/100k Bristol CT USA
Violent Crime 103.0 207.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 48.2 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 43.2 120.2 246.8
Property Crime 1611.7 1681.0 2199.5
Burglary 232.6 222.5 376.0
Larceny 1173.1 1251.8 1594.6
Car Theft 206.0 206.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Bristol

White
74.3% (44,820)
African American
4.7% (2,806)
American Indian
0.1% (78)
Asian
1.9% (1,163)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (37)
Two Or More
2.4% (1,459)
Hispanic
16.5% (9,945)
Race Bristol CT USA
White 74.3% 67.5% 61.1%
African American 4.7% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 4.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.5% 15.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Bristol, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
4.7% (281,815)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (232,996)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (596,669)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (468,952)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (717,482)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (1,055,759)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (892,785)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.2% (1,037,514)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.3% (500,758)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (246,064)
Income Bristol CT USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 3.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 10.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 15.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.2% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.3% 9.0% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 11.9% 7.0%

Gender in Bristol

Female
51.1% (30,795)
Male
48.9% (29,512)
Gender Bristol CT USA
Female 51.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bristol for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (3,015)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (3,618)
High School / GED
34.0% (20,504)
Some College
19.0% (11,458)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,427)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (10,855)
Master's Degree
7.0% (4,221)
Professional Degree
1.0% (603)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (603)
Education Bristol CT USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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