Bristol, VT Population

Population: 3,788. Estimated population in July 2020: 3,795 (+0.2% change)
Males: 1,853 (48.9%), Females: 1,935 (51.1%)

Addison County

Median resident age: 37.1 years
Median household income: $43,250
Median house value: $112,300

Races in Bristol:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)

Ancestries: French (19.3%), United States (15.3%), English (15.3%), Irish (14.9%), French Canadian (10.9%), German (7.3%).

Elevation: 571 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Bristol

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bristol town

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

1.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -55 (-1.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Bristol:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Bristol:

Other public-use airports nearest to Bristol:

  • MIDDLEBURY STATE (about 11 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Abbreviation: 6B0)
  • BASIN HARBOR (about 18 miles; VERGENNES, VT; Abbreviation: B06)
  • WARREN-SUGARBUSH (about 19 miles; WARREN, VT; Abbreviation: 0B7)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bristol:

  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 11 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,265)
  • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLL (about 22 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; Full-time enrollment: 8,852)
  • SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE (about 26 miles; COLCHESTER, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • NORWICH UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; NORTHFIELD, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PLATTSBURGH (about 47 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,601)
  • DARTMOUTH COLLEGE (about 64 miles; HANOVER, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,309)
  • ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 69 miles; QUEENSBURY, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,182)

Schools

Public high school in Bristol:

  • MOUNT ABRAHAM UHSD #28 (Students: 960; Location: 7 AIRPORT DRIVE; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Bristol:

  • BRISTOL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 358; Location: 57 MOUNTAIN ST; Grades: KG – 06)
  • LINCOLN COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 109; Location: 795 EAST RIVER ROAD; Grades: KG – 06)
  • ADDISON NORTHEAST S.U. (Location: 10 ORCHARD TERRACE PARK; Grades: PK – PK)
Private primary/middle schools in Bristol:

  • RED CEDAR SCHOOL (Students: 24; Location: BOX 393 HARD SCRABBLE ROAD; Grades: UG – UG)
  • THE RED CEDAR SCHOOL (Students: 22; Location: HARDSCRABBLE RD; Grades: UG – UG)

Libraries

Library in Bristol:

  • LAWRENCE MEMORIAL (Operating income: $95,400; Location: 40 NORTH ST.; 14,164 books; 403 audio materials; 829 video materials; 30 serial subscriptions)