Bristol, Tennessee 

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Population

26,668

+0.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$35,959

Median Home Price

$118,200

Best Places to Live in Bristol, Tennessee

Small-city complex - Northeastern tip of Tennessee at the Virginia border. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Bristol, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Nearby recreation
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Employment
-Isolation
-Low educational attainment

Local Listings in Bristol
 $174,985 
313 Orchard Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1620 SqFt
 $449,850 
109 Shady Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 3135 SqFt
 $184,900 
205 Beechwood Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2731 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol Metro Area

Johnson City was recently split off this “Tri Cities” metro area, although this remaining area still has three names, with Bristol listed twice because it straddles the Tennessee-Virginia line. Johnson City is the college town and minor cultural center of the area. Kingsport and Bristol, 20 miles separated, are typical small Southern centers supporting an assortment of industrial and agricultural activities. Chemicals, forest products, glass, textiles, and metal products are produced in the area.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Bristol
Zip Codes: 37620
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1259 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bristol is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bristol jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bristol's cost of living is 21.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Bristol's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Bristol, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Sullivan county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Bristol's population is 26,668 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bristol is $118,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Bristol public schools spend $9,330 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Bristol. More Education


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Housing Market in Bristol

It's a good time to buy in Bristol. Home Appreciation is up 4.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Bristol Real Estate

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Reviews for Bristol   4 Reviews
Application "Black List" AKA Black Hole - 10/23/2019
Update from 2006 - Current is October 2019 - I was born and raised in the Bristol, VA-TN area. Although the crime rate is low compared to many places - the jobs are very... Read More

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If you don't have a job ... don't come to Bristol - 6/25/2006
Struggled with keeping a decent job in Brisol. If a medical professional - only a one horse town with no... Read More

Bristol is a good place to live....if you can find - 3/16/2006
I was born and raised in Bristol. It's a good place to live. Safe, low cost of living. But the job market is very scarce. The economy is having a rough... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN BRISTOL
$174,985
313 Orchard Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$449,850
109 Shady Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$184,900
205 Beechwood Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$319,900
232 Collingwood Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$579,000
6001 Old Jonesboro Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$364,900
313 Galway Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$349,995
1617 Hickory Tree Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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