Bristol, Virginia 

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Population

17,141

7% Decline

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$33,616

Avg. Home Price

$108,900

Best Places to Live in Bristol, Virginia

Small-city complex - Northeastern tip of Tennessee at the Virginia border
Pros
-Cost of living
-Nearby recreation
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Employment
-Isolation
-Low educational attainment

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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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Bristol
Zip Codes: 24201 24202
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1259 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bristol is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Bristol jobs have decreased by 1.06%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bristol's cost of living is 13.80% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Bristol's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Bristol's population is 17,141 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -6.97%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bristol is $108,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.94%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Bristol public schools spend $11,458 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Bristol. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Bristol

It's a good time to buy in Bristol. Home Appreciation is up 2.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Bristol Real Estate.

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Reviews for Bristol   4 Reviews
Fast growing retirement community - 5/19/2018
Most industry has left, mostly minimum wage jobs in retail or fast food. No sustainable income for... Read More

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Beautiful but Boring - 10/21/2011
The terrain of this place is beautiful. You can see mountains and hills. If you like a small town you will probably like it. I don't care for the downtown; it's like... Read More

Climate - 3/5/2011
Tremendous four season mountain weather with little... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BRISTOL, VIRGINIA
24201 24202
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