Bristol, Connecticut

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Population in 2017: 60,223 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 29,583  (49.1%)
Females: 30,640  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

40.3 years
Connecticut median age:

40.9 years

Zip codes: 06010, 06013, 06062.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $65,041 (it was $47,422 in 2000)
Bristol:

$65,041
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,888 (it was $23,362 in 2000)

Bristol city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $195,115 (it was $123,700 in 2000)
Bristol:

$195,115
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $217,524; detached houses: $227,730; townhouses or other attached units: $142,050; in 2-unit structures: $213,140; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $132,051; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $177,113; mobile homes: $239,980

Median gross rent in 2017: $954.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bristol: 104.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.4%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.2% for Black residents, 23.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.5% for American Indian residents, 30.6% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 29.5% for other race residents, 30.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bristol, CT (2017)
    • 45,27575.0%White alone
    • 9,26915.4%Hispanic
    • 2,4084.0%Black alone
    • 1,5752.6%Two or more races
    • 1,1661.9%Asian alone
    • 710.1%American Indian alone
    • 580.10%Other race alone
    • 430.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Bristol detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 108 registered sex offenders living in Bristol, Connecticut as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bristol is 558 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Bristol by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.3)
1
(1.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.7)
3
(4.9)
2
(3.3)
3
(5.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.7)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
14
(22.9)
13
(21.2)
12
(19.6)
27
(44.3)
26
(42.6)
27
(43.6)
10
(16.5)
9
(14.8)
15
(24.7)
11
(18.2)
11
(18.2)
10
(16.5)
13
(21.6)
7
(11.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
52
(85.1)
58
(94.7)
65
(106.0)
51
(83.6)
32
(52.5)
32
(51.7)
52
(85.8)
51
(84.0)
45
(74.2)
35
(57.8)
40
(66.0)
23
(38.1)
25
(41.6)
29
(48.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
65
(106.3)
101
(164.9)
110
(179.5)
157
(257.4)
123
(201.6)
140
(226.2)
55
(90.8)
30
(49.4)
20
(33.0)
23
(38.0)
27
(44.6)
22
(36.4)
22
(36.6)
26
(43.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
425
(695.3)
466
(760.7)
402
(655.9)
348
(570.5)
250
(409.8)
290
(468.7)
365
(602.4)
355
(585.0)
310
(511.2)
335
(552.9)
218
(359.8)
183
(302.8)
146
(243.0)
140
(232.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,059
(1,733)
1,098
(1,792)
1,046
(1,707)
1,027
(1,684)
777
(1,274)
974
(1,574)
1,017
(1,679)
1,123
(1,850)
963
(1,588)
1,079
(1,781)
878
(1,449)
660
(1,092)
752
(1,251)
706
(1,173)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
104
(170.2)
128
(209.0)
100
(163.2)
87
(142.6)
77
(126.2)
71
(114.7)
114
(188.2)
112
(184.6)
127
(209.4)
99
(163.4)
122
(201.3)
110
(182.0)
127
(211.3)
124
(206.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(8.2)
8
(13.1)
4
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
9
(14.9)
7
(11.5)
6
(9.9)
5
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.3)
6
(10.0)
2
(3.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)203.2223.3210.6234.0183.2203.8184.8186.6171.3172.4142.5111.4124.4112.1

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Bristol, CT

Crime rate in Bristol detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 144 (119 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Connecticut average:

2.15
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Bristol, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (14.8%), French (9.5%), Polish (8.8%), French Canadian (7.5%), Irish (7.2%), American (6.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1785

Elevation: 289 feet

Land area: 26.5 square miles.

Population density: 2,272 people per square mile   (low).

Bristol, Connecticut map

5,439 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America, 2.9% Europe, 1.2% North America, 1.1% Asia).

This city:

9.0%
Connecticut:

14.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,497 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,564 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (73.3 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (75.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Terryville, CT (1.9 miles ),
Plainville, CT (1.9 miles ),
Plymouth, CT (2.1 miles ),
Burlington, CT (2.3 miles ),
Farmington, CT (2.4 miles ),
Southington, CT (2.5 miles ),
Wolcott, CT (2.5 miles ),
Thomaston, CT (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.68 N, Longitude: 72.93 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,720 (-9.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 9,931 (32.7%)

Area code: 860

Distribution of median household income in Bristol, CT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bristol, CT in 2017
Bristol satellite photo by USGS

Bristol tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 88 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 1998: 93 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 1999: 92 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2000: 77 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 2001: 113 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2002: 118 buildings, average cost: $142,800
  • 2003: 140 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2004: 121 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2005: 107 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2006: 69 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2007: 101 buildings, average cost: $136,100
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2010: 37 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $141,300
  • 2012: 28 buildings, average cost: $119,100
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2014: 15 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2015: 25 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 2016: 37 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2017: 36 buildings, average cost: $161,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Bristol, CT residents
Average permit cost in Bristol, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Historical population in Bristol, CT
Historical housing units in Bristol, CT
Most common industries in Bristol, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.5%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Health care (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (14.1%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Bristol, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)

Average climate in Bristol, Connecticut

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.0. This is about average.

City:

82.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.271. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.271
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.119. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.119
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.73
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Bristol-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Bristol city center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 21.0 miles away from the city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bristol-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 172.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 198.0 miles away from Bristol center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 142.9 miles away from Bristol center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 225.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 187.0 miles away from Bristol center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 110.9 miles away from Bristol center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hartford County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bristol topographic map

Main business address for: BARNES GROUP INC (MISCELLANEOUS FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Bristol:

  • BRISTOL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, BREWSTER RD)
  • COUNTRYSIDE MANOR OF BRISTOL (1660 STAFFORD AVENUE)
  • INGRAHAM MANOR (400 N MAIN ST)
  • PINES AT BRISTOL FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION, THE (61 BELLEVUE AVENUE)
  • SHERIDEN WOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (321 STONECREST DR)
  • SHERIDEN WOODS (321 STONECREST DRIVE)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES FORESTVILLE (135 MIDDLE STREET)
  • GREATER BRISTOL VNA (195 MALTBY ST)

Airports and heliports located in Bristol:

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Amtrak stations near Bristol:

  • 10 miles: BERLIN (KENSINGTON, DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: MERIDEN (60 STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: HARTFORD (1 UNION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

College/University in Bristol:

  • Bristol Technical Education Center (Full-time enrollment: 51; Location: 431 Minor Street; Public; Website: www.cttech.org/bristol/index.htm)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bristol:

  • Tunxis Community College (about 4 miles; Farmington, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 9 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 11 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 12 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)
  • Post University (about 13 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Trinity College (about 14 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • University of Hartford (about 14 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)

Public high schools in Bristol:

  • BRISTOL CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,143, Location: 480 WOLCOTT STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • BRISTOL EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 993, Location: 632 KING STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • ALTERNATIVE SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM (ASEP) (Location: 632 KING STREET, Grades: 4-12)
  • COMMUNITY/VOCATIONAL PROGRAM (Location: 129 CHURCH STREET BOX 45, Grades: 12)
  • WEST WOODS ACADEMY (Location: 632 KING STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Bristol:

  • ST PAUL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 348, Location: 1001 STAFFORD AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • HERITAGE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 15, Location: 48 LEWIS ST, Grades: KG-11)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Bristol:

Private elementary/middle schools in Bristol:

  • ST JOSEPH SCHOOL (Students: 251, Location: 335 CENTER ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST ANTHONY SCHOOL (Students: 141, Location: 30 PLEASANT ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • IMMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 92, Location: 154 MEADOW ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Bristol

Library in Bristol:

  • BRISTOL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,082,058; Location: 5 HIGH ST.; 172,309 books; 86 e-books; 5,892 audio materials; 8,215 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 315 print serial subscriptions; 40 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bristol: Technology Park (A), Terryville Station (B), Northwest Industrial Park (C), Pequabuck Golf Course (D), Bristol Fire Department Engine Company 2 (E), Bristol Fire Department Engine Company 1 Tower 1 (F), Bristol Fire Department Engine Company 5 (G), Bristol Fire Department Engine Company 4 (H), Bristol Fire Department Engine Company 3 (I), Saint Matthew Church Convent (J), Mancross Memorial Library (K), Immanuel Convent (L), H C Barnes Nature Center (M), Edward Ingraham Library (N), Bristol Public Library (O), Bristol Memorial Military Museum (P), Bristol Girls Club (Q), Barnes Nature Center (R), American Clock and Watch Museum (S), Bristol Hospital Emergency Medical Services (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Shoppers Junction Shopping Center (1), The Mall at Bristol Centre Shopping Center (2), Bristol Commons Shopping Center (3), Bristol Farm Plaza Shopping Center (4), Bristol Shopping Center (5), Pine Street Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Bristol: BARNES GROUP INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Bristol include: Prospect United Methodist Church (A), Queen of the Apostles Center (B), Saint Andrew Evangelical Lutheran Church (C), Saint Anns Roman Catholic Church (D), Saint Anthony Roman Catholic Church (E), Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church (F), Saint Gregory Roman Catholic Church (G), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (H), Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Josephs Cemetery (1), Saint Thomas Cemetery (2), Lake Avenue Cemetery (3), West Cemetery (4), Forestville Cemetery (5), Lake Ave Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Cedar Swamp Pond (A), Dunham Millpond (B), Malones Pond (C), Old Marsh Pond (D), Birge Pond (E), Dunham Mill Pond (F), Bristol Reservoir Number 1 (G), Bristol Fish and Game Club Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Negro Hill Brook (A), Polkville Ave Brook (B), Birge Pond Brook (C), Copper Mine Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Bristol include: Barnes Field (1), Bracket Park (2), Casey Field (3), Federal Hill Historic District (4), Kern Park (5), Memorial Boulevard Park (6), Pine Lake Park (7), Seymour Park (8), Wilson Playground (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Carousel Museum of New England (95 Riverside Avenue) (1), Family Center Museum (110 Church Street) (2), Family Center & Imagine Nation Museum (1 Pleasant Street) (3), Barnes Harry C Memorial Nature Center (Museums; 175 Shrub Road) (4), American Clock & Watch Museum (100 Maple Street) (5), Imagine Nation Children's Museum (1 Pleasant Street) (6), Bristol City - Libraries- Manross (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 260 Central Street) (7), Bristol City - Libraries- Children's Main (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 632 King Street) (8), City Council- Bristol- Connecticut (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 322 Stevens Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotel: Clarion Hotel (42 Century Drive) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Connecticut State - Judicial Branch- Geographical Areas Ga Criminal-Motor Vehicle-Smal- G (131 North Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Aaron Hernandez - College football player, Mike Reiss - Writer and producer, Chris Denorfia - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Cincinnati Reds, born: Jul 15, 1980), Gary Burghoff - Actor, Gordon J. Humphrey - Politician, John Elliott (golfer) - Professional golfer, Steve Pikiell - Basketball player-coach, John Elliott - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 9/5/63), Ad Yale - Baseball player, Al Benecick - Player of and football.

Hartford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bristol and their reported violations in the past:

BRISTOL WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 52,079, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2005), St BCA signed (DEC-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2005), St BCA signed (DEC-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-03-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2008)
  • 54 regular monitoring violations
CHIPPANYDALE ASSOCIATION (Population served: 52, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-07-2005), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-16-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 46 regular monitoring violations
WOJTUSIK NURSERY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.5%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Bristol in 2010:

  • 611 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 116 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 47 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 43 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 26 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Bristol in 2000:

  • 588 people in nursing homes
  • 132 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 22 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 13 people in religious group quarters
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in other group homes

Banks with branches in Bristol (2011 data):

  • Webster Bank, National Association: Bristol Branch, Bristol Branch, Farms Branch. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: Bristol-Farmington Ave Branch at 1232 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 1965/09/11; Bristol Northside Branch at 53 North Street, branch established on 1929/06/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • People's United Bank: Bristol Stop And Shop Branch at 603 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 1996/03/25; Forestville Stop And Shop Branch at 747 Pine Street, branch established on 1998/11/05. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • NEW ENGLAND BANK: Farmington Avenue Branch at 888 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 2007/03/12; Bristol Branch at Four Riverside Avenue, branch established on 2009/06/05. Info updated 2009/06/12: Bank assets: $724.5 mil, Deposits: $582.4 mil, headquarters in Enfield, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: New England Bancshares, Inc.
  • Farmington Bank: Bristol Branch at 475 Broad Street, branch established on 1998/12/07. Info updated 2009/10/20: Bank assets: $1,615.5 mil, Deposits: $1,256.2 mil, headquarters in Farmington, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc.
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Bristol Shaws Branch at 6 Federal Street, branch established on 1995/10/08. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Bristol/Price Chopper Branch at 121 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 2004/01/20. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • TD Bank, National Association: Broad Street Branch at 414 Broad Street, branch established on 1992/06/30. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

For population 15 years and over in Bristol:

Marital status in Bristol, CT
  • Never married: 34.9%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

For population 25 years and over in Bristol:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Connecticut average:

12.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bristol
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bristol, CT (based on Hartford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,203100
Mainline Protestant73,522183
Evangelical Protestant50,619214
Other28,18394
Black Protestant8,44626
Orthodox3,66513
None451,376-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 215
Hartford County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 92
This county:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Hartford County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 755
Here:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hartford County:

7.4%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Hartford County:

22.1%
State:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hartford County:

16.0%
Connecticut:

15.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bristol:

49.3%
Connecticut:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.2%
Connecticut:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Bristol:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bristol:

21.3%
Connecticut:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bristol:

10.6%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bristol:

6.8
Connecticut:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bristol:

34.5%
Connecticut:

34.2%

General health condition:
Bristol:

56.1%
Connecticut:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.2%
Connecticut:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bristol, CT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 697$2,889,975$49,756244$322,577
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 144$367,098$30,592115$157,239
Police Protection - Officers 118$949,189$96,5280$0
Firefighters 87$588,371$81,1550$0
Streets and Highways 50$228,085$54,7401$1,422
Other and Unallocable 45$230,029$61,3412$2,387
Water Supply 34$168,760$59,5620$0
Financial Administration 32$169,287$63,4836$3,702
Local Libraries 31$123,987$47,9957$5,629
Solid Waste Management 25$100,595$48,2860$0
Sewerage 23$109,829$57,3020$0
Parks and Recreation 22$110,838$60,45747$19,043
Other Government Administration 17$98,186$69,3087$6,041
Welfare 13$60,308$55,6694$7,613
Police - Other 8$33,453$50,1800$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 5$31,961$76,7060$0
Judicial and Legal 3$26,261$105,0443$8,450
Health 2$10,044$60,2640$0
Fire - Other 1$5,598$67,1761$1,422
Totals for Government 1,357$6,301,854$55,728437$535,525

Bristol government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,736,000 ($95.25)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,294,000 ($38.09)
    General - Other: $759,000 ($12.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $491,000 ($8.15)
    Sewerage: $233,000 ($3.87)
    Local Fire Protection: $230,000 ($3.82)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $113,885,000 ($1891.05)
    Police Protection: $17,734,000 ($294.47)
    General - Other: $17,166,000 ($285.04)
    Regular Highways: $14,403,000 ($239.16)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,613,000 ($143.02)
    Water Utilities: $6,017,000 ($99.91)
    Health - Other: $5,797,000 ($96.26)
    Sewerage: $4,323,000 ($71.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,097,000 ($68.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,956,000 ($49.08)
    Financial Administration: $2,809,000 ($46.64)
    Libraries: $2,395,000 ($39.77)
    Central Staff Services: $1,309,000 ($21.74)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $673,000 ($11.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $544,000 ($9.03)
    Housing and Community Development: $519,000 ($8.62)
    Natural Resources - Other: $240,000 ($3.99)
    General Public Buildings: $239,000 ($3.97)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $85,000 ($1.41)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $58,211,000 ($966.59)
    Corporate Bonds: $29,790,000 ($494.66)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $14,192,000 ($235.66)
    Benefit Payments: $12,729,000 ($211.36)
    Other Investments - Other: $11,978,000 ($198.89)
    Withdrawals: $189,000 ($3.14)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,318,000 ($38.49)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,867,000 ($147.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,918,000 ($31.85)
    Water Utilities: $265,000 ($4.40)
    Natural Resources - Other: $192,000 ($3.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $91,000 ($1.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $69,000 ($1.15)
    Financial Administration: $56,000 ($0.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $48,000 ($0.80)
    Central Staff Services: $41,000 ($0.68)
    Police Protection: $18,000 ($0.30)
    Libraries: $17,000 ($0.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($0.22)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $74,154,000 ($1231.32)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $135,000 ($2.24)

Bristol government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,089,000 ($101.11)
    Other: $2,559,000 ($42.49)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $934,000 ($15.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $406,000 ($6.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $301,000 ($5.00)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $129,000 ($2.14)
    Natural Resources - Other: $17,000 ($0.28)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $1,916,000 ($31.82)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-2,096,000 ($-34.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $126,000 ($2.09)
    Other: $123,000 ($2.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $155,000 ($2.57)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,670,000 ($44.34)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,320,000 ($21.92)
    Interest Earnings: $737,000 ($12.24)
    Rents: $297,000 ($4.93)
    Sale of Property: $85,000 ($1.41)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($0.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,353,000 ($122.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $61,273,000 ($1017.44)
    Other: $4,765,000 ($79.12)
    General Local Government Support: $3,801,000 ($63.12)
    Water Utilities: $690,000 ($11.46)
    Highways: $654,000 ($10.86)
    Health and Hospitals: $298,000 ($4.95)
  • Tax - Property: $136,576,000 ($2267.84)
    Other License: $1,800,000 ($29.89)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $678,000 ($11.26)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000 ($0.05)

Bristol government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,632,000 ($1123.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,645,000 ($1007.01)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,987,000 ($116.02)

Bristol government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $65,941,000 ($1094.95)
    Total Federal Securities: $14,661,000 ($243.45)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $85,600,000 ($1421.38)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,664,000 ($27.63)

3.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.91%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($650 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.04%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from New Haven County, CT  0.53% ($52,965 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.43% ($58,256)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.32% ($63,792)


4.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($81,622 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,656 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Tolland County, CT  0.51% ($59,435 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  0.43% ($54,707)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.37% ($71,069)
Businesses in Bristol, CT
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Nissan1
AT&T2Panera Bread1
Advance Auto Parts1Payless1
Arby's1Penske1
AutoZone1Pier 1 Imports1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King2RadioShack1
CVS2Rite Aid1
Clarion1Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
DressBarn1Sprint Nextel1
Dressbarn1Staples1
Dunkin Donuts9Starbucks1
Fashion Bug1Stop & Shop1
FedEx4Subway6
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile3
GNC1T.J.Maxx1
GameStop2Taco Bell1
Goodwill1Toyota1
H&R Block2Toys"R"Us1
Home Depot1True Value1
Jones New York2U-Haul1
KFC1UPS4
LA Fitness1Vans2
LensCrafters1Walgreens2
MasterBrand Cabinets2Walmart1
McDonald's2Wendy's1
New Balance2Wine & Spirits1
Nike3

Strongest AM radio stations in Bristol:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1 kW; BRISTOL, CT; Owner: NIEVEZQUEZ PRODUCTIONS, INC)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1 kW; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMMW (1470 AM; 3 kW; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP OF CT)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bristol:

  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Bristol:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Bristol fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 197ft / 60.2mTotal length
  • 375,374Total average daily traffic
  • 15,726Total average daily truck traffic
  • 485,256Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bristol, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31900-1909
  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bristol, CT
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bristol)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bristol, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 242 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bristol)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bristol)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED364$172,264249$155,0801,173$171,194144$64,3753$916,66753$129,0752$108,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED17$162,47120$142,800127$169,00019$49,2630$06$107,3331$10,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED41$183,41546$160,283468$177,75674$61,3242$170,00027$104,9262$6,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN21$189,09522$97,727247$182,7499$69,1110$012$121,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$177,2004$167,50086$184,7211$40,0000$01$180,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 12 tracts in Bristol, CT

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$197,58829$212,1030$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$228,06318$247,9441$184,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$197,1679$217,5560$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$210,0003$358,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$170,0002$215,0000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bristol, CT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bristol, CT - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 219. The highest number of reported fires - 265 took place in 2007, and the least - 188 in 2006. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Bristol, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (54.5%), and Outside Fires (31.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bristol, CT
    • 1,78954.5%Structure Fires
    • 1,02031.1%Outside Fires
    • 39912.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 762.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bristol, CT
Most common first names in Bristol, CT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary50781.6 years
John50475.2 years
Joseph45975.4 years
William34474.5 years
Helen25880.2 years
Robert23369.7 years
George23074.9 years
Edward23075.1 years
Anna22982.9 years
Frank21676.9 years
Most common last names in Bristol, CT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10075.5 years
Smith7274.5 years
Anderson6774.6 years
Michaud5372.8 years
Carlson4275.9 years
Martin4269.9 years
Roy4273.8 years
Brown3972.8 years
White3873.4 years
Peterson3878.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bristol, CT
  • 62.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.3%Electricity
  • 15.2%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Other fuel
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bristol, CT
  • 40.9%Electricity
  • 31.1%Utility gas
  • 25.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used


Bristol compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.

Bristol on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 50,000+"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest property tax revenues per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest maximum monthly sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of assaults per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: finance and insurance (population 50,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 50,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: information (population 50,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 50,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: manufacturing (population 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest local government total salary and wages expenses per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit (population 50,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: manufacturing (population 50,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage population decreases in the 1990s) (population 50,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 50,000+)"
  • #98 (06013) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
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Total of 316 patent applications in 2008-2020.