Latest Data (2017)
Population 26,842
Nationwide Rank 1394

Quick Facts

Bristol, Tennessee is the 1,394th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bristol, Tennessee is a city.

Bristol, Tennessee is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Bristol had its largest population ever.

Bristol, Tennessee's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Bristol, Tennessee Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1384 Lemon Grove, California 27,108 8.6%
1385 Horn Lake, Mississippi 27,095 34.4%
1386 New London, Connecticut 27,072 3.3%
1387 Wheeling, West Virginia 27,066 -13.5%
1388 Paramus, New Jersey 27,032 4.9%
1389 Maryland Heights, Missouri 26,996 -0.5%
1390 Wasco, California 26,994 26.5%
1391 Winona, Minnesota 26,928 -0.6%
1392 McHenry, Illinois 26,911 23.3%
1393 Garden City, Kansas 26,895 -5.6%
1394 Bristol, Tennessee 26,842 5.5%
1395 Yukon, Oklahoma 26,830 27.4%
1396 Carrollton, Georgia 26,815 34.0%
1397 Shoreview, Minnesota 26,794 2.7%
1398 Norco, California 26,761 9.9%
1399 Mint Hill, North Carolina 26,748 54.8%
1400 Alton, Illinois 26,725 -12.2%
1401 Bixby, Oklahoma 26,724 97.4%
1402 Zionsville, Indiana 26,710 153.6%
1403 Auburn, New York 26,704 -6.2%
1404 West Linn, Oregon 26,703 18.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
723 Kingsport 53,374 17.6%
761 Collierville 50,286 52.4%
766 Smyrna 49,969 79.7%
858 Cleveland 44,483 18.6%
897 Brentwood 42,667 61.9%
968 Spring Hill 39,602 379.9%
987 Germantown 39,141 3.5%
1006 Columbia 38,266 14.9%
1033 Gallatin 37,351 58.5%
1081 La Vergne 35,717 88.5%
1106 Mount Juliet 34,726 145.0%
1142 Cookeville 33,452 26.7%
1188 Lebanon 32,226 57.1%
1272 Morristown 29,771 12.3%
1301 Oak Ridge 29,096 6.5%
1313 Maryville 28,765 24.1%
1394 Bristol 26,842 5.5%
1643 Farragut 22,729 27.7%
1710 Shelbyville 21,532 31.7%
1733 East Ridge 21,118 2.8%
1881 Tullahoma 19,229 6.4%
2076 Goodlettsville 16,867 22.4%
2081 Springfield 16,838 16.5%
2094 Sevierville 16,716 35.8%
2119 Dyersburg 16,473 -5.7%
2228 Dickson 15,509 20.1%
2284 Greeneville 14,888 -3.2%
2418 Elizabethton 13,743 -2.2%
2429 Soddy-Daisy 13,693 18.6%
2433 McMinnville 13,662 5.9%
2442 Athens 13,615 2.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 26,842 1,394
2016 27,109 1,375
2015 26,666 1,392
2014 26,729 1,384
2013 26,626 1,381
2012 26,675 1,368
2011 26,750 1,352
2010 26,702 1,336
2009 25,821 1,358
2008 25,764 1,354
2007 25,460 1,354
2006 25,238 1,356
2005 25,053 1,347
2004 24,972 1,335
2003 25,144 1,311
2002 25,341 1,288
2001 25,361 1,275
2000 25,421 1,264
1990 24,898 1,120