Bristol, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
16,912
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
22.6%
Median Home
$111,700
Median Income
$37,500
Median Rent
$687

Bristol SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Bristol, VA Crime Report

440
Total Crimes
2,710.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
9.43%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bristol
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 440 2,710.4 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 52 320.3 208.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 5.0
Robbery 6 37.0 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 32 197.1 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 388 2,390.0 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 66 406.6 162.8 340.5
Larceny 287 1,767.9 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 35 215.6 120.3 219.9

Bristol, VA Cost Of Living

85
Bristol's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Bristol Virginia National Average
Overall 85 107 100
Services 96 99 100
Groceries 97 96 100
Health 91 97 100
Housing 62 130 100
Transportation 79 90 100
Utilities 103 100 100

Bristol, VA Photos

Rankings for Bristol in Virginia

Map Of Bristol, VA

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Population over time in Bristol

Year Population % Change
2019 16,912 0.4%
2018 16,843 -1.4%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bristol

White
88.2% (14,908)
African American
5.7% (964)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (38)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (73)
Two Or More
3.2% (538)
Hispanic
2.3% (391)
Race Bristol VA USA
White 88.2% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 5.7% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Bristol

Female
52.9% (8,950)
Male
47.1% (7,961)
Gender Bristol VA USA
Female 52.9% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bristol for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (338)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,029)
High School / GED
30.0% (5,073)
Some College
22.0% (3,720)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,352)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,536)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,352)
Professional Degree
2.0% (338)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (169)
Education Bristol VA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 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% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bristol, Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.1% (170,641)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (142,509)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (249,506)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.6% (229,444)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (246,969)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (320,068)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.1% (103,307)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (129,826)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (68,717)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (30,208)
Income Bristol VA USA
Less than $10,000 10.1% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.6% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.1% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 10.9% 7.7%

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