The City of Bristol had a population of 27,273 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bristol is located at latitude 36.5585 and longitude -82.217 in Sullivan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bristol (see map below) encompass a land area of 32.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Sullivan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,676 feet.
The City of Bristol (GNIS ID: 2403927) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bristol population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bristol: Sapling Grove.
|Population in Households||26,533|
|Population in Familes||20,739|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||740|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||13,177 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,549 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,116 (31.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,513 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$108,416|
|Average Home Value||$150,116|
|Median Household Income||$35,805|
|Average Household Income||$51,225|
|Per Capita Income||$22,690|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.33%|
|Per Capita Income||1.4%|
The table below compares Bristol to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 28||94th|
|Population Density1||# 111||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 202||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 260||39th|
|Per Capita Income||# 144||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.