Bristol SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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Bristol, Virginia Info Snack

Bristol is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,835. It is the twin city of Bristol, Tennessee, just across the state line, which runs down the middle of its main street, State Street. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Bristol, Virginia, with neighboring Washington County, Virginia, for statistical purposes. Bristol is a principal city of the Kingsport?Bristol?Bristol, TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a component of the Johnson City?Kingsport?Bristol, TN-VA Combined Statistical Area ? commonly known as the "Tri-Cities" region.
Population
17,077
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
21.3%
Median Home
$114,100
Median Income
$37,844
Median Rent
$685

Rankings for Bristol in Virginia

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1

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Population 18,493

2

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Population 5,386

3

Jonesborough, TN
Population 5,275

4

Church Hill, TN
Population 6,686

5

Bloomingdale, TN
Population 9,222

6

Bristol, TN
Population 26,668

7

Kingsport, TN
Population 52,698

8

Elizabethton, TN
Population 13,796

9

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Population 5,921

10

Greeneville, TN
Population 14,895

Map Of Bristol, VA

Population over time in Bristol

Year Population % Change
2017 17,077 -1.5%
2016 17,340 -1.0%
2015 17,524 -0.4%
2014 17,595 -0.7%
2013 17,713 -0.2%
2012 17,747 0.2%
2011 17,718 0.1%
2010 17,704 -

Crime in Bristol Per 100k

Crime Bristol VA USA
Violent Crime 321.5 208.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.3 5.3
Robbery 17.9 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 214.3 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 3346.2 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 512.1 218.0 430.4
Larceny 2548.4 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 285.8 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Bristol

White
87.9% (15,005)
African American
7.7% (1,319)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (6)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.0% (178)
Two Or More
2.8% (476)
Hispanic
0.5% (93)
Race Bristol VA USA
White 87.9% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 7.7% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.5% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Bristol, Virginia

Less than $10,000
11.8% (201,508)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (126,369)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.5% (281,770)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (196,385)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (252,739)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (338,124)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.2% (105,877)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (143,446)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (51,231)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (11,953)
Income Bristol VA USA
Less than $10,000 11.8% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.5% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.2% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Bristol

Female
53.3% (9,102)
Male
46.7% (7,974)
Gender Bristol VA USA
Female 53.3% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bristol for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.8% (817)
9-12th Grade
10.8% (1,846)
High School / GED
33.6% (5,738)
Some College
20.5% (3,495)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (1,244)
Bachelor's Degree
15.1% (2,573)
Master's Degree
6.1% (1,042)
Professional Degree
1.2% (199)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (120)
Education Bristol VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.8% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.8% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.6% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 20.5% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.1% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.1% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.2% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.8% 1.4%

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