Bristol in Bristol county, Rhode Island

Bristol

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.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$322K
16.2 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$341K
21.2 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
91
17.3 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$475K
18.5 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$513K
47.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
199
51.1 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.75 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,318.9
Household Size (people) 2.36
Households w/ Children 21.62 %
Annual Residential Turnover 13.58 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $554
One Bedroom $677
Two Bedroom $822
Three Bedroom $1,020
Four Bedroom $1,228

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: 22,782
Households: 8,420
Median Age: 40.65

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $64,623)

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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Public Elementary

School

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

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

ROCKWELL SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
1225 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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Commuting to and from Bristol

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Featured Listings

17 Sandy Lane, Bristol, RI 02809
$899,000

17 Sandy Lane,
Bristol, RI 02809

6 bedrooms, 4 baths, 1 half bath
54 Primrose Road, Bristol, RI 02809
$247,500

54 Primrose Road,
Bristol, RI 02809

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
10 Hope Street, Bristol, RI 02809
$429,000

10 Hope Street,
Bristol, RI 02809

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
21 Narrows Road, Bristol, RI 02809
$205,900

21 Narrows Road,
Bristol, RI 02809

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
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Bristol, RI 02809

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48 Belvedere Drive, Bristol, RI 02809
$269,000

48 Belvedere Drive,
Bristol, RI 02809

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