Bristol, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 1,688. Population change since 2000: +1.1%
Males: 882  (52.3%)
Females: 806  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
New Hampshire median age:  42.7 years

Zip codes: 03222.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,559 (it was $32,992 in 2000)
Bristol:

$52,559
NH:

$70,936

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,985 (it was $20,011 in 2000)

Bristol CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $174,588 (it was $86,200 in 2000)
Bristol:

$174,588
NH:

$251,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $300,277; Detached houses: $329,173; Townhouses or other attached units: $269,970; In 2-unit structures: $296,434; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $268,715; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $279,961; Mobile homes: $83,928; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $36,697

Median gross rent in 2016: $802.

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  • Races in Bristol, NH (2010)

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    • 1,61495.6%White alone
    • 311.8%Two or more races
    • 211.2%Hispanic
    • 140.8%Asian alone
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bristol: 100.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (25.6%), English (14.7%), American (9.4%), Irish (9.4%), German (5.2%), French Canadian (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1819

Elevation: 459 feet

Land area: 4.74 square miles.

Population density: 356 people per square mile   (very low).

Bristol,NH real estate house value index trend

Bristol, New Hampshire map

For population 25 years and over in Bristol:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bristol CDP:

  • Never married: 46.6%
  • Now married: 35.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

21 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.1%
New Hampshire:

5.8%



According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Bristol, New Hampshire as of March 24, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Bristol to the number of sex offenders is 196 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,583 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,086 (1.9%)

Bristol satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (44.7 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (94.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (219.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Alexandria, NH (1.8 miles ), Hill, NH (2.3 miles ), Bridgewater, NH (2.3 miles ), New Hampton, NH (2.5 miles ), Hebron, NH (2.7 miles ), Danbury, NH (2.9 miles ), Sanbornton, NH (3.1 miles ), Ashland, NH (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $78,300
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2003: 30 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2006: 23 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2007: 16 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $184,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $193,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.60 N, Longitude: 71.74 W

Area code: 603

Bristol household income distribution Bristol home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
New Hampshire average:

1.82
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.5%
New Hampshire:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

Work and jobs in Bristol: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bristol, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bristol-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1973, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Bristol place center .

On 7/3/1972, a category F2 tornado 19.9 miles away from the place center injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bristol-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 89% 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 132.1 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 115.9 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 9.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 45.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.5 miles away from Bristol center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 114.8 miles away from the city 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 Grafton County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 13, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bristol topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Bristol:

  • NEWFOUND AREA NURSING ASSN (214 LAKE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Bristol:

  • MERRILL MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; FRANKLIN, NH)
  • SPEARE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; PLYMOUTH, NH)
  • VNA OF FRANKLIN (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; FRANKLIN, NH)
  • FRANKLIN REGIONAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; FRANKLIN, NH)
  • MERRILL MANOR ANNEX (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; FRANKLIN, NH)
  • MOUNTAIN RIDGE CENTER, GENESIS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FRANKLIN, NH)
  • LACONIA CENTER, GENESIS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LACONIA, NH)

airports located in Bristol:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bristol:

  • Plymouth State University (about 12 miles; Plymouth, NH; Full-time enrollment: 4,838)
  • NHTI-Concord's Community College (about 28 miles; Concord, NH; FT enrollment: 2,865)
  • Dartmouth College (about 29 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 42 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 16,552)
  • Saint Anselm College (about 44 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Mount Washington College (about 46 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,187)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 52 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)

Public high school in Bristol:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bristol:

See full list of schools located in Bristol

Library in Bristol:

  • MINOT-SLEEPER LIBRARY (Operating income: $105,037; Location: 35 PLEASANT STREET; 15,330 books; 444 audio materials; 1,415 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 46 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bristol: Newfound Region Chamber of Commerce (A), Minot-Sleeper Library (B), Bristol Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bristol include: Bristol Baptist Church (A), Bristol Federated Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Homeland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Newfound Lake (A), Newfound River Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Newfound River (A), Danforth Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Bristol: Central Square Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Pleasant View Bed & Breakfast (22 Hemt Hill Road), Whip-O-Will Motel & (1756 Mayhew Turnpike).

Grafton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 38.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.2
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.23
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.4%
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
New Hampshire:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  61.0%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.3%
Whole state:  8.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Bristol, New Hampshire environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Bristol (2011 data):

  • Franklin Savings Bank: Bristol Branch at 350 Lake Street, branch established on 1985/06/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $356.8 mil, Deposits: $268.6 mil, headquarters in Franklin, NH, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • TD Bank, National Association: Bristol Main Branch at 10 North Main Street, branch established on 1898/01/01. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
New Hampshire average:

10.5

Bristol travel time to work - commute Bristol mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bristol CDP (based on Grafton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,50312
Mainline Protestant7,83257
Evangelical Protestant1,49429
Other1,32011
None68,969-
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: 33
Grafton County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Grafton County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Grafton County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 123
Here:

14.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.2%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Grafton County:

22.9%
New Hampshire:

24.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.9%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.5%
New Hampshire:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

34.5%
New Hampshire:

48.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
New Hampshire:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.6%
New Hampshire:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bristol:

6.4%
New Hampshire:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
New Hampshire:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

27.3%
New Hampshire:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

49.8%
New Hampshire:

57.6%

Average condition of hearing:
Bristol:

72.7%
New Hampshire:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bristol, NH Residents

7.43% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,284 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
New Hampshire average:

6.07%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($5,320 average AGI)
Grafton County:

0.07%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Windsor County, VT  0.60% ($56,827 average AGI)
from Sullivan County, NH  0.54% ($43,000)
from Merrimack County, NH  0.43% ($43,161)


8.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,736 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.27%
New Hampshire average:

6.45%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($436 average AGI)
Grafton County:

0.11%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Windsor County, VT  0.63% ($41,380 average AGI)
to Merrimack County, NH  0.51% ($37,633)
to Sullivan County, NH  0.46% ($44,975)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bristol:

  • WPNH (1300 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WEZS (1350 AM; 5 kW; LACONIA, NH; Owner: GARY W. HAMMOND)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFTN (1240 AM; 1 kW; FRANKLIN, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WASR (1420 AM; 5 kW; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: RADIO WOLFEBORO, INC.)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bristol:

  • WPNH-FM (100.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNHI (93.3 FM; BELMONT, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WLKZ (104.9 FM; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEVH (91.3 FM; HANOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO INC)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFTN-FM (94.1 FM; FRANKLIN, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WNTK-FM (99.7 FM; NEW LONDON, NH; Owner: SHEILA E. VINIKOOR)
  • WLNH-FM (98.3 FM; LACONIA, NH; Owner: WLNH RADIO, INC)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBHG (101.5 FM; MEREDITH, NH; Owner: WLNH RADIO, INC)
  • WVRR (101.7 FM; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Bristol:

  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • W15BK (Channel 15; HANOVER, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • Bristol, New Hampshire
  • Fatal accident count17
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents24
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:7
  • Fatalities19
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents38
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New Hampshire average
  • Fatal accident count65
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents96
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities71
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents158
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4
See more detailed statistics of Bristol fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 21m69ftTotal length
  • $31,420,000Total costs
  • 36,200Total average daily traffic
  • 1,866Total average daily truck traffic
  • 53,576Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bristol, NH

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3
  • 4 Miles Nne Of (Lat: 43.643139 Lon: -71.700639), Structure height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: KNKN658
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • On Bristol Peak (Lat: 43.643056 Lon: -71.700000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: KNKN700
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 10/26/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Bristol Peak Cell Site: 4 Miles Nne Of (Lat: 43.643139 Lon: -71.700639), Structure height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: KNKQ431
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2007, Expiration Date: 05/20/2017, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Roger B Pedersen, 230 Lake Street (Lat: 43.596167 Lon: -71.743944), Type: 15.0, Overall height: 9 m, Registrant: 6037446320, , 230 LAKE ST.
  • ROGER B PEDERSEN, New Chester Mountain Rd., Little Round Top (Lat: 43.577778 Lon: -71.734722), Type: 18.0, Overall height: 14 m, Registrant: 6037446320, , 230 LAKE STREET
  • ROGER B PEDERSEN, New Chester Mountain Rd., Little Round Top (Lat: 43.577833 Lon: -71.734222), Type: 18.3, Overall height: 14 m, Registrant: 6037446320, , 230 LAKE STREET

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Kemp Hill (Lat: 43.608417 Lon: -71.765083), Call Sign: KVN800
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.475 MHz, 156.090 MHzGrant Date: 12/08/2012, Expiration Date: 01/27/2023Registrant: Nh Dept Ofsafety-State Police Division, 33 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03301, Phone: (603) 223-8321, Fax: (603) 272-6629, Email:
  • Lat: 43.608417 Lon: -71.765083, Call Sign: KVP505
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.377 MHz, 159.360 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/2012, Expiration Date: 06/10/2022Registrant: Ossipee Mountain Electronics, Post Office Box 950, Moultonboro, NH 03254-0950, Phone: (603) 476-5581, Fax: (603) 476-5587, Email:
  • 450 Pleasant St (Lat: 43.585917 Lon: -71.751750), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPRK935
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.325 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2000, Expiration Date: 11/06/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Jay MerrillRegistrant: Lily Pond Communications Service, 15 Lily Pond Rd, Gilford, NH 03249, Fax: (603) 524-5023

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • BRISTOL, 6.4 Km Nne Of (Lat: 43.643111 Lon: -71.700611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WMS447
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/23/2014, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BRISTOL, Hemlock Brook Road (Lat: 43.642944 Lon: -71.700944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 58.7 m, Call Sign: WQKQ357
    Assigned Frequencies: 6725.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/11/2009, Expiration Date: 08/11/2019, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bristol)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 25288 , Serial Number: 1195, Year manufactured: 1945, Airworthiness Date: 06/17/1956
    Registrant (Individual): John H Voelbel, 522 Hunt Rd, Bristol, NH 03222
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4692N , Serial Number: 18267290, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 09/25/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Douglas J Williams, 94 Browns Beach Rd, Bristol, NH 03222
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6170J , Serial Number: 28R-7635316, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/1976
    Registrant (Individual): John A Seeler, 186 Oakcrest Rd, Bristol, NH 03222
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-200T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 62MP , Serial Number: 34-7970437, Airworthiness Date: 08/25/1979
    Registrant (Individual): John A Seeler, 186 Oakcrest Rd, Bristol, NH 03222
  • Aircraft: MITSUBISHI MU-2B-60 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331-6-251M (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 999UP , Serial Number: 1557S.A., Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 06/14/1982
    Registrant (Corporation): Jps Airtransport LLC, Po Box 500, Bristol, NH 03222

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

BRISTOL WATER WORKS (Address: 230 LAKE ST , Population served: 3,327, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-09-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
TAMARACK RESTAURANT (Address: 115 ROBLESON DR , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JAN-29-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-20-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2012)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
TIMBERLOCH LODGE (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (61%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
Businesses in Bristol, NH
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Curves1GNC1
Decora Cabinetry2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx1UPS1

Bristol compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Bristol on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cambodia (population 500+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
There are 5 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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