Bristol County, Rhode Island Population 2018

Bristol County, Rhode Island's estimated population is 48,912 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bristol County, Rhode Island is the 5th largest county in Rhode Island.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201749,0281160.24%
201748,912340.07%
201648,878-218-0.44%
201549,096490.10%
201449,047-160-0.33%
201349,207-7-0.01%
201249,21420.00%
201149,212-596-1.20%
201049,8089491.94%
199048,8591,9174.08%
198046,9421,0052.19%
197045,9378,79123.67%
196037,1468,06727.74%
195029,0793,53113.82%
194025,5484591.83%
193025,0891,9768.55%
192023,1135,51131.31%
191017,6024,45833.92%
190013,1441,71615.02%
189011,428340.30%
188011,3941,97320.94%
18709,4215145.77%
18608,9073934.62%
18508,5142,03831.47%
18406,4761,03018.91%
18305,446-191-3.39%
18205,63756511.14%
18105,0721,27133.44%
18003,80159018.37%
17903,2110.00%

Bristol County, Rhode Island Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White46,483
Asian1,016
Black or African American681
Two or More Races645
Some Other Race163
American Indian and Alaska Native30
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Bristol County, Rhode Island Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bristol County, Rhode Island Median Age

44.1


Total

42


Male

46.1


Female

Bristol County, Rhode Island Adults

There are 39,540 adults, (9,358 of whom are seniors) in Bristol County, Rhode Island.

Bristol County, Rhode Island Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bristol County, Rhode Island Sex Ratio

Female

25,403

51.81%

Male

23,625

48.19%

Bristol County, Rhode Island Households and Families

Bristol County, Rhode Island Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Bristol County, Rhode Island Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All69%31%
Male60.1%39.9%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female48.1%51.9%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bristol County, Rhode Island Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,5212.3369
Married10,1153.0186.8
Non Family7,1111.1849.3
Female1,6992.8448.1
Male5962.8760.1

2.92

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bristol County, Rhode Island Households

Bristol County, Rhode Island Education

Bristol County, Rhode Island Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1943.51%
9th to 12th Grade2,0906.14%
High School Graduate7,08820.82%
Some College4,98414.64%
Associates Degree2,7658.12%
Bachelors Degree8,42024.73%
Graduate Degree7,50222.04%

Bristol County, Rhode Island Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,22029,14815,035
Hispanic689611303
Asian532512382
Black38527094
Multiple Races260260134
Other Race89603

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 71.80%.

Bristol County, Rhode Island Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,264$56,374$41,261
Less Than High School$27,222$25,799$29,821
High School Grad$30,669$38,887$25,332
Some College$42,510$47,805$36,206
Bachelors Degree$56,720$73,061$42,757
Graduate Degree$81,333$95,625$71,294

$48,264

Average Earnings

$56,374

Average Male

$41,261

Average Female

Bristol County, Rhode Island Language

Bristol County, Rhode Island Language by Age

Bristol County, Rhode Island Language

88.43% of Bristol County, Rhode Island residents speak only English, while 11.57% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 8.82% of the population.

Bristol County, Rhode Island Poverty

Bristol County, Rhode Island Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,1882,5946.15%
Black63834153.45%
Hispanic1,22417614.38%
Other1188773.73%
Multiple5917212.18%
Asian915404.37%

7.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.94%

Male Poverty Rate

8.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bristol County, Rhode Island

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bristol County, Rhode Island is Other, with 73.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bristol County, Rhode Island is Asian, with 4.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.25%.

Bristol County, Rhode Island Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.65%
High School8.66%
Some College7.03%
Bachelors or Greater3.32%

Bristol County, Rhode Island Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.25%
Male Unemployed6.94%
Female Employed4.20%
Male Employed2.63%

Bristol County, Rhode Island Income

Bristol County, Rhode Island Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,630$105,387
Families$100,234$132,263
Married Families$115,986$
Non Families$41,123$54,978

Bristol County, Rhode Island Marital Status

Bristol County, Rhode Island Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bristol County, Rhode Island Married by Age and Sex

Bristol County, Rhode Island Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Bristol County, Rhode Island Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Bristol County, Rhode Island Veterans

Bristol County, Rhode Island Veterans by War

2,762

Number of Veterans

2,643

Male Veterans

119

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam891
Korea462
Second Gulf War350
First Gulf War336
World War II253

Bristol County, Rhode Island Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,039
65 to 74783
35 to 54376
55 to 64337
18 to 34227

Bristol County, Rhode Island Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7127.18%
Hispanic576.16%
Black408.20%
2 or More102.92%

Bristol County, Rhode Island Veterans by Education

4.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bristol County, Rhode Island Employment Status

Bristol County, Rhode Island Employment by Age

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bristol County, Rhode Island Employment by Race

Bristol County, Rhode Island Employment by Education

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