Bristol, Rhode Island

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Bristol is located in Bristol County, RI. The population is , making Bristol the largest city in Bristol County and the 10th largest city in the state of Rhode Island.

There are 4 public schools in Bristol with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Bristol is very low , and there are 5 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Bristol is low 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 Warren, Barrington and Ocean Grove.

Bristol Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 20%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 50.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.8%

Crime Rate

81.79% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 27
  • Violent Crimes: 67
  • Robbery: 4
  • Burglary: 36
  • Property Crime: 436
  • Larceny Theft: 373

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 5 offenders in Bristol
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

111 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 10
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 99


Low 2.5%
  • Rhode Island unemployment average: 3.0%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Bristol, RI and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Bristol's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.
1 Private School

Our Lady Of Mt Carmel School

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5 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, RI

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$354,500 compared to April 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

13 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Bristol, RI issued 13 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Bristol, RI issued 18 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $748
  • 1 Bedroom: $849
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,014
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,271
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,508

Zip Codes


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Environmental Hazards

111 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (206/234)
    Bristol, RI has 88.03% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Bristol, RI is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.1 Average
    Bristol, RI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.7°
  • February 32.62°
  • March 41°
  • April 50.93°
  • May 60.13°
  • June 68.39°
  • July 75.44°
  • August 72.95°
  • September 65.93°
  • October 55.17°
  • November 44.95°
  • December 36.03°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bristol, RI

Bristol, RI has a low risk of earthquakes.
Bristol, RI has a high risk of hurricanes.
Bristol, RI has a low risk of hail storms.
Bristol, RI has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Bristol, RI: $62,363


Unemployment in Bristol is 2.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.0% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.87%
White Collar - 61.13%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Gina Raimondo
  • Sen. Jack Reed
  • Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

City Representatives

  • David Cicilline

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 FCC Tower view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Bristol, RI

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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