Bristol, Virginia 

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Population

17,077

-3.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$33,616

Median Home Price

$112,200

Best Places to Live in Bristol, Virginia

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
 $229,900 
5195 Reedy Creek Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 3278 SqFt
 $499,900 
15127 Stonewall Rdg
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 4465 SqFt
 $209,999 
18451 Benhams Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2600 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: 24201 24202
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1259 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bristol is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bristol jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bristol's cost of living is 16.7% 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
Bristol city county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Bristol's population is 17,077 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bristol is $112,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.3%. 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. More Education


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Housing Market in Bristol

It's a good time to buy in Bristol. Home Appreciation is up 2.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Bristol Real Estate

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Reviews for Bristol   7 Reviews
Life hack if you are new to the area - 3/31/2019
Eat and live on the TN side, shop on the VA side.... Read More

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Not for me - 9/5/2018
I’ve lived here my whole life and the crime/drug rate keeps going up. This area is starting to go downhill. Not to mention the property taxes are... Read More

If you’re on meth then it’s the town for you! - 9/1/2018
Lived here my whole life basically and this place is going downhill. It’s a drug area. Mostly people on meth and pills. I feel like the crime rate just keeps going up.... Read More


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24201 24202

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NEW LISTINGS IN BRISTOL
$229,900
5195 Reedy Creek Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$499,900
15127 Stonewall Rdg
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$209,999
18451 Benhams Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$78,900
103 Jefferson Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$159,900
54 Deertrack Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$86,000
418 Spurgeon Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$159,900
817 Prospect Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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