|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bristol is 27,530. Bristol, Tennessee is the 1,414th largest city in the US.
Bristol is located entirely in Sullivan County.
The current population of Bristol (27,530) is it's peak population.
Bristol has grown 8.2% since the 2000. Bristol, Tennessee's growth is below average. 60% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Bristol has a population density of 826.8 people per square mile.
|1408||Millville, New Jersey||27,638||3.0%|
|1409||New London, Connecticut||27,635||5.5%|
|1417||Granite City, Illinois||27,484||-13.9%|
|1418||New Lenox, Illinois||27,477||49.5%|
|1420||Twentynine Palms, California||27,435||-5.1%|
The total voting age population of Bristol, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,002. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Bristol are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bristol are 91.7% White, 3.3% Two or more races, 3.1% Black, 1.3% Other, 0.5% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bristol, 20.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.1%. On a per-household basis, 15.9% of families are below the poverty line in Bristol.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.0% of Bristol residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.9% of Bristol residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.6% have a bachelor's degree and 9.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bristol residents aged 5 and older, 3.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bristol is 7.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bristol, 12.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bristol is $42,010.
In Bristol, 66.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.0% of housing units in Bristol.
Of all the housing units in Bristol, 11.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Bristol, 10.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bristol is $666.
In Bristol, 80.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.