Bristol in Bristol county, Rhode Island

Bristol, RI

Bristol is a town steeped in rich, American history and prides itself on having the oldest continuously celebrated Independence Day festivities.

Besides historical interest, Bristol boasts many parks, museums and restaurants. Colt State Park is a beautiful site featuring a rocky shoreline, picnic spots, wooded areas, and beautifully landscaped green areas. The park's skateboard park, baseball fields, and a playground are great places for kids to hang out.

Blithewold Mansion, and Linden Place Mansion are both exquisite, historical homes that can be toured, and even rented out for special occasions, such as weddings.

Bristol is home to three elementary schools, and a high school. Students in middle school attend in the nearby town of Warren, which also holds an additional elementary school.

With its rich history, and cultural offerings, Bristol remains a gem in the state of Rhode Island.

Bristol, RI Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Bristol, RI Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$337K
Up 21.0 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$381K
Up 20.9 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
66
Down 42.1 % since June 2016

Bristol, RI Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Bristol, RI Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$261K
Down 25.4 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$291K
Down 20.6 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Condos
70
Down 13.6 % since June 2016

Bristol, RI Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Bristol, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.10 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,338.8
Household Size (people) 2.35
Households w/ Children 20.89 %
Annual Residential Turnover 12.09 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $654
One Bedroom $739
Two Bedroom $888
Three Bedroom $1,112
Four Bedroom $1,327

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: 22,978
Households: 8,517
Median Age: 40.58

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $63,555)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

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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School Information for Bristol, RI

Public Elementary

School

GUITERAS SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
35 WASHINGTON ST
BRISTOL, RI 02809

ROCKWELL SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
1225 HOPE ST
BRISTOL, RI 02809

COLT ANDREWS SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
570 HOPE ST
BRISTOL, RI 02809

Public Middle

No data provided by vendor

Public High

School

MT. HOPE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
199 CHESTNUT ST
BRISTOL, RI 02809

Private/Catholic

School

OUR LADY OF MT CARMEL SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
127 STATE ST
BRISTOL, RI 02809

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Bristol, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Bristol, RI

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Featured Homes for Sale in Bristol, RI

53 Magnolia Street, Bristol, RI 02809
$319,000

53 Magnolia Street,
Bristol, RI 02809

5 bedrooms, 2 baths
52 Sherman Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809
$469,900

52 Sherman Avenue,
Bristol, RI 02809

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
91 Fales Road, Bristol, RI 02809
$369,900

91 Fales Road,
Bristol, RI 02809

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
20 Lafayette Drive, Bristol, RI 02809
$299,000

20 Lafayette Drive,
Bristol, RI 02809

5 bedrooms, 2 baths
281 Hope Street, Bristol, RI 02809
$399,000

281 Hope Street,
Bristol, RI 02809

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
341 Thames St, Unit#303S Unit 303S, Bristol, RI 02809
$4,300,000

341 Thames St, Unit#303S Unit 303S,
Bristol, RI 02809

3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
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