Bristol city, Virginia Population 2018

Bristol city, Virginia's estimated population is 16,790 with a growth rate of -0.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bristol city, Virginia is the 89th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,0772871.71%
201716,790-137-0.81%
201616,927-131-0.77%
201517,058-154-0.89%
201417,212-186-1.07%
201317,398-304-1.72%
201217,702-19-0.11%
201117,721-51-0.29%
201017,772-654-3.55%
199018,426-616-3.23%
198019,0424,18528.17%
197014,857-2,287-13.34%
196017,1441,1907.46%
195015,9546,18663.33%
19409,76892810.50%
19308,8402,11131.37%
19206,7294827.72%
19106,2471,66836.43%
19004,5790.00%

Bristol city, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,098
Black or African American1,319
Two or More Races476
Some Other Race178
Asian6

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

Bristol city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Bristol city, Virginia Median Age

42.3


Total

39.5


Male

44.3


Female

Bristol city, Virginia Adults

There are 13,545 adults, (3,374 of whom are seniors) in Bristol city, Virginia.

Bristol city, Virginia Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bristol city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

9,103

53.31%

Male

7,974

46.69%

Bristol city, Virginia Households and Families

Bristol city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Bristol city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.6%25.4%
All58.9%41.1%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Male41.8%58.2%
Female28.9%71.1%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bristol city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4182.2558.9
Married3,2422.8474.6
Non Family2,7521.254.7
Female1,1512.9428.9
Male2732.7841.8

2.82

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bristol city, Virginia Households

Bristol city, Virginia Education

Bristol city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5854.79%
9th to 12th Grade1,32210.81%
High School Graduate4,10833.60%
Some College2,50220.47%
Associates Degree8917.29%
Bachelors Degree1,84215.07%
Graduate Degree9757.98%

Bristol city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,0939,3312,583
Black835742187
Multiple Races15910741
Other Race117117
Hispanic1515
Asian666

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Bristol city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,998$32,213$24,031
Less Than High School$11,618$16,964$10,133
High School Grad$19,790$20,882$17,318
Some College$26,943$42,500$21,495
Bachelors Degree$44,349$47,054$42,634
Graduate Degree$54,265$57,703$53,750

$26,998

Average Earnings

$32,213

Average Male

$24,031

Average Female

Bristol city, Virginia Language

Bristol city, Virginia Language by Age

Bristol city, Virginia Language

98.72% of Bristol city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Bristol city, Virginia Poverty

Bristol city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,7042,86819.50%
Black1,26130624.27%
Multiple46730465.10%
Other1786134.27%
Hispanic932021.51%
Asian66100.00%

21.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.32%

Male Poverty Rate

26.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bristol city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bristol city, Virginia is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bristol city, Virginia is White, with 19.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.78%.

Bristol city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.90%
High School17.04%
Some College12.94%
Bachelors or Greater9.12%

Bristol city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.90%
Female Unemployed35.20%
Female Employed13.46%
Male Employed6.40%

Bristol city, Virginia Income

Bristol city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,844$49,261
Families$50,198$60,001
Married Families$58,471$
Non Families$22,690$29,672

Bristol city, Virginia Marital Status

Bristol city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bristol city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Bristol city, Virginia 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 45To54.

Bristol city, Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Bristol city, Virginia Veterans

Bristol city, Virginia Veterans by War

1,103

Number of Veterans

1,059

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam485
Korea130
World War II105
First Gulf War101
Second Gulf War94

Bristol city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74425
75+306
35 to 54188
55 to 64130
18 to 3454

Bristol city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0488.60%
Black414.17%
2 or More146.03%

Bristol city, Virginia Veterans by Education

7.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bristol city, Virginia Employment Status

Bristol city, Virginia Employment by Age

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bristol city, Virginia Employment by Race

Bristol city, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bristol city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bristol1784116960-881-4.94%
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