Bristol SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
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
16,843
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
22.7%
Median Home
$112,200
Median Income
$37,904
Median Rent
$702

Rankings for Bristol in Virginia

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1

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2

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3

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Population 5,321

4

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Population 6,681

5

Bloomingdale, TN
Population 8,660

6

Bristol, TN
Population 26,766

7

Kingsport, TN
Population 53,115

8

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Population 13,555

9

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Population 5,891

10

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Population 14,896

Map Of Bristol, VA

Population over time in Bristol

Year Population % Change
2017 16,843 -2.9%
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/100k Bristol VA USA
Violent Crime 252.8 200.0 368.9
Murder 12.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 18.1 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 168.5 118.7 246.8
Property Crime 3087.9 1665.8 2199.5
Burglary 409.3 182.8 376.0
Larceny 2377.7 1356.4 1594.6
Car Theft 301.0 126.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Bristol

White
87.3% (14,702)
African American
7.1% (1,191)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.1% (9)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.4% (242)
Two Or More
3.5% (597)
Hispanic
0.6% (102)
Race Bristol VA USA
White 87.3% 62.2% 61.1%
African American 7.1% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 6.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.6% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Bristol, Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.6% (177,713)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (127,653)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (262,588)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (203,426)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.8% (282,157)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (321,068)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.3% (89,880)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.3% (123,557)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (78,503)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (17,748)
Income Bristol VA USA
Less than $10,000 10.6% 528.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 365.7% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 739.9% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 771.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.8% 1129.3% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 1672.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.3% 1292.3% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.3% 1678.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 816.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 1005.4% 697.9%

Gender in Bristol

Female
52.5% (8,839)
Male
47.5% (8,004)
Gender Bristol VA USA
Female 52.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bristol for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (842)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,021)
High School / GED
30.0% (5,052)
Some College
22.0% (3,705)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,179)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,526)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,179)
Professional Degree
2.0% (336)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Bristol VA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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