Bristol, Connecticut

Population 60,560

Bristol is located in Hartford County, CT. The population is 60,560, making Bristol the 3rd largest city in Hartford County and the 9th largest city in the state of Connecticut.

There are 29 public schools in Bristol with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Bristol is very low , and there are 104 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Bristol is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Bristol property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Bristol include Terryville, Plainville and Plymouth.

Bristol Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 11%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 26.4%

Crime Rate

33.39% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 206
  • Violent Crimes: 103
  • Robbery: 48
  • Burglary: 233
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

3.81% Lower than national avg.
  • 104 offenders in Bristol
  • 17.17 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

34 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 8
  • Registered Polluters: 16
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 10


Moderate 8.6%
  • Connecticut unemployment average: 7.5%
  • National unemployment average: 7.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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29 Public Schools view public schools

There are 29 K-12 public schools in Bristol, CT and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates Bristol's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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104 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Bristol, CT

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$228,950 compared to September 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

61 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Bristol, CT issued 61 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 61 permits, 15 were issued for single family homes and 46 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Bristol, CT issued 92 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 92 permits, 17 were issued for single family homes and 75 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $801
  • 1 Bedroom: $993
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,230
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,533
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,757

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Environmental Hazards

34 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (161/161)
    Bristol, CT has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Bristol, CT is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.96 Average
    Bristol, CT is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 27.38°
  • February 31.03°
  • March 40.47°
  • April 50.72°
  • May 60°
  • June 68.19°
  • July 74.73°
  • August 71.86°
  • September 65.05°
  • October 51.65°
  • November 42.72°
  • December 32.93°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bristol, CT

Bristol, CT has a low risk of earthquakes.
Bristol, CT has no risk of hurricanes.
Bristol, CT has a high risk of hail storms.
Bristol, CT has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Bristol, CT: $61,551


Unemployment in Bristol is 8.6%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 7.5% and 7.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 37.91%
White Collar - 62.09%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Dan Malloy
  • Sen. Richard Blumenthal
  • Sen. Christopher Murphy

City Representatives

  • John B. Larson

Neighborhood Info

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