Latest Data (2016)
Population 60,147
Nationwide Rank 615

Quick Facts

Bristol, Connecticut is the 615th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Bristol, Connecticut is a city.

Bristol, Connecticut is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Bristol, Connecticut's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Bristol, Connecticut Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
605 Malden, Massachusetts 60,840 8.0%
606 Lakewood, Washington 60,665 3.8%
607 Utica, New York 60,652 0.2%
608 Cupertino, California 60,643 15.2%
609 Brentwood, California 60,532 144.7%
610 Petaluma, California 60,530 10.3%
611 Vineland, New Jersey 60,525 8.4%
612 Taylorsville, Utah 60,436 2.8%
613 Idaho Falls, Idaho 60,211 17.8%
614 Noblesville, Indiana 60,183 100.2%
615 Bristol, Connecticut 60,147 -0.2%
616 West Allis, Wisconsin 60,087 -1.6%
617 Gardena, California 60,048 3.6%
618 La Mesa, California 59,948 9.3%
619 St. Clair Shores, Michigan 59,775 -5.1%
620 Pontiac, Michigan 59,698 -11.7%
621 Meriden, Connecticut 59,622 2.3%
622 Dublin, California 59,583 94.3%
623 Coconut Creek, Florida 59,405 34.3%
624 Casper, Wyoming 59,324 19.3%
625 Owensboro, Kentucky 59,273 9.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Connecticut

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
274 Waterbury 108,272 0.8%
366 Norwalk 88,438 6.4%
388 Danbury 84,992 13.1%
483 New Britain 72,558 1.3%
615 Bristol 60,147 -0.2%
621 Meriden 59,622 2.3%
694 West Haven 54,516 4.0%
723 Milford 52,536 3.6%
824 Middletown 46,544 1.8%
918 Shelton 41,334 8.2%
959 Norwich 39,556 9.4%
1103 Torrington 34,646 -1.6%
1205 Naugatuck 31,392 1.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 60,147 615
2015 60,452 603
2014 60,570 591
2013 60,568 583
2012 60,603 578
2011 60,564 569
2010 60,477 560
2009 61,027 547
2008 60,879 539
2007 60,771 534
2006 60,820 528
2005 60,869 518
2004 60,580 511
2003 60,664 500
2002 60,536 494
2001 60,361 486
2000 60,288 481
1990 60,618 400