Bristol County Population 2017

Bristol County's estimated population is 558,324 with a growth rate of 0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bristol County is the 6th largest county in Massachusetts.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016558,3241,3570.24%
2015556,9671,8960.34%
2014555,0712,4340.44%
2013552,6371,2960.24%
2012551,3411,9410.35%
2011549,4002000.04%
2010549,20042,8758.47%
1990506,32531,6846.68%
1980474,64130,3406.83%
1970444,30145,81311.50%
1960398,48816,9194.43%
1950381,56916,9324.64%
1940364,637470.01%
1930364,5905,5851.56%
1920359,00540,43212.69%
1910318,57366,54426.40%
1900252,02965,56435.16%
1890186,46547,42534.11%
1880139,04036,15435.14%
1870102,8869,0929.69%
186093,79417,60223.10%
185076,19216,02826.64%
184060,16410,57221.32%
183049,5928,68421.23%
182040,9083,74010.06%
181037,1683,2889.70%
180033,8802,1716.85%
179031,7090.00%

Bristol County Population Growth

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Bristol County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White501,57689.84%
Black or African American27,0544.85%
Asian12,6832.27%
Two or More Races11,6372.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,4290.61%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5880.11%

Bristol County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Bristol County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Bedford9506695032-34-0.04%
Fall River8885788930730.08%
Taunton55874568439691.73%
Attleboro43593444348411.93%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990