Bristol, CT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Bristol, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
60,218
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
10.1%
Median Home
$197,800
Median Income
$67,507
Median Rent
$1,027

Bristol SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
7

Bristol, CT Crime Report

875
Total Crimes
1,458.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.10%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bristol
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 875 1,458.9 1,610.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 53 88.4 183.6 366.7
Murder 1 1.7 2.9 5.0
Robbery 21 35.0 54.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 23 38.3 105.0 250.2
Property Crime 822 1,370.5 1,426.6 2,109.9
Burglary 113 188.4 180.7 340.5
Larceny 603 1,005.4 1,078.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 106 176.7 167.3 219.9

Bristol, CT Cost Of Living

111
Bristol's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bristol Connecticut National Average
Overall 111 124 100
Services 121 123 100
Groceries 107 108 100
Health 106 112 100
Housing 101 137 100
Transportation 108 114 100
Utilities 122 129 100

Bristol, CT Photos

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Rankings for Bristol in Connecticut

Map Of Bristol, CT

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8

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Population over time in Bristol

Year Population % Change
2019 60,218 -0.1%
2018 60,308 -0.3%
2017 60,498 0.1%
2016 60,437 -0.2%
2015 60,554 -0.0%
2014 60,556 0.0%
2013 60,536 0.1%
2012 60,502 0.0%
2011 60,473 0.0%
2010 60,466 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bristol

White
73.6% (44,350)
African American
4.8% (2,894)
American Indian
0.1% (60)
Asian
1.5% (888)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (54)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,572)
Hispanic
17.3% (10,400)
Race Bristol CT USA
White 73.6% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 4.8% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.3% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in Bristol

Female
51.4% (30,961)
Male
48.6% (29,256)
Gender Bristol CT USA
Female 51.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bristol for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,806)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (4,215)
High School / GED
33.0% (19,871)
Some College
20.0% (12,043)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (6,021)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (10,237)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,817)
Professional Degree
1.0% (602)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (602)
Education Bristol CT USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bristol, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
4.4% (263,963)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (213,859)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.7% (523,039)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (443,117)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (736,166)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (1,096,183)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.2% (913,608)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (1,057,811)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.1% (490,288)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (283,761)
Income Bristol CT USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.7% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.2% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.1% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 12.6% 7.7%

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