The City of Bristol had a population of 27,352 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bristol: Sapling Grove.
|Population in Households||26,612|
|Population in Familes||20,934|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||740|
|Median Household Income||$38,408|
|Average Household Income||$56,817|
|Per Capita Income||$25,062|
|Total Housing Units||13,203 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,682 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,008 (30.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,513 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,538|
|Average Home Value||$174,483|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.1%|
|Per Capita Income||2.67%|
The table below compares Bristol to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 115||73rd|
|Diversity Index||# 205||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 262||39th|
|Per Capita Income||# 134||69th|
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