Bristol in Hartford county, Connecticut

Bristol

Known as the "Clock City", Bristol is the home to the American Clock and Watch Museum, one of the many early Connecticut industries in this community.

With diverse choices of houses, Bristol offers historic colonials, remarkable Victorians, new constructions, apartments and condominiums.

Addition to smaller shops and businesses in town, Bristol has many commercial services, businesses and retail stores. The country's largest cable TV network, ESPN and the largest taxpayer in the city, has its headquarters in Bristol. CIGNA Insurance, as well as Otis Elevator, both have large plants located in the city. Among the commercial shopping destinations are Bristol Commons, Bristol Farm Plaza and Pine Street Shopping Center.

The oldest amusement park in continuous operation in North America, Lake Compounce is one of the many recreational and cultural activities in Bristol. As well as The Nature Center, Bristol also has the New England Carousel Museum and a senior community center. Young baseball players find interest in the A. Bartlett Giamatti Little League Center.

Passing through the town is Interstate 84, which commuters drive to Hartford, Waterbury, New Haven and beyond.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$181K
20.8 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$200K
28.7 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
150
45.6 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$108K
7.7 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$115K
11.4 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
138
14.0 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.42 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,299.5
Household Size (people) 2.36
Households w/ Children 27.62 %
Annual Residential Turnover 10.72 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $646
One Bedroom $825
Two Bedroom $1,030
Three Bedroom $1,280
Four Bedroom $1,466

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 60,731
Households: 25,437
Median Age: 41.40

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $57,081)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

ALTERNATIVE SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM (ASEP)
Grades: 3-10
632 KING ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

IVY DRIVE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
160 IVY DR
BRISTOL, CT 06010

EDGEWOOD SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
345 MIX ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

STAFFORD SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
212 LOUISIANA AVE
BRISTOL, CT 06010

MOUNTAIN VIEW SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
71 VERA RD
BRISTOL, CT 06010

ELLEN P. HUBBELL SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
90 W WASHINGTON ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

SOUTH SIDE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
21 TUTTLE RD
BRISTOL, CT 06010

WEST BRISTOL SCHOOL K 8
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
500 CLARK AVE
BRISTOL, CT 06010

GREENE-HILLS SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
718 PINE ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

Public Middle

School

NORTHEAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
530 STEVENS ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

CHIPPENS HILL MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
551 PEACEDALE ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

Public High

School

COMMUNITY/VOCATIONAL PROGRAM
Grades: 12-12
129 CHURCH ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

BRISTOL PREPARATORY ACADEMY
Grades: 9-12
632 KING ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

BRISTOL EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
632 KING ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

BRISTOL CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
480 WOLCOTT ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

Private/Catholic

School

ST. PAUL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
1001 STAFFORD AVE
BRISTOL, CT 06010

HERITAGE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
Grades: K-12
48 LEWIS ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

LIBERTY BAPTIST CHILD CARE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
265 MAPLE AVE
BRISTOL, CT 06010

IMMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
154 MEADOW ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

ST ANTHONY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
30 PLEASANT ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

ST MATTHEW
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
33 WELCH DR
BRISTOL, CT 06010

ST JOSEPH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
335 CENTER ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

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Commuting to and from Bristol

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