Bristol, Indiana Population 2021

1,704
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Bristol is a city located in Elkhart County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,704, it is the 228th largest city in Indiana and the 8232nd largest city in the United States . Bristol is currently growing at a rate of 0.35% annually and its population has increased by 6.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,602 in 2010. Bristol reached it's highest population of 1,704 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Bristol has a population density of 424 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bristol is $76,933 with a poverty rate of 13.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $819 per month, and the median house value is $141,600. The median age in Bristol is 40.7 years, 41.3 years for males, and 40 years for females.

Bristol Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bristol was:

  • White: 94.14%
  • Black or African American: 2.17%
  • Two or more races: 1.45%
  • Asian: 1.38%
  • Other race: 0.86%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bristol, Indiana is 1,704 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,686.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,602.

Bristol, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,42994.14%
Black or African American332.17%
Two or More Races221.45%
Asian211.38%
Some Other Race130.86%
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Bristol Population by Race

Bristol Population Pyramid $2021

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Bristol Median Age

40.7


Total

41.3


Male

40


Female

Bristol Adults

There are 1,222 adults, (357 of whom are seniors) in Bristol.

Bristol Age Dependency

75.5

Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bristol Sex Ratio

Female

734

48.35%

Male

784

51.65%

Bristol Population by Age

Bristol Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bristol Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All68.8%31.2%
Female67.4%32.6%
Male54.2%45.8%
Non Family49.6%50.4%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bristol Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6502.3168.8
Married2962.6988.2
Non Family2601.2749.6
Male483.7954.2
Female464.267.4

2.91

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Bristol Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade302.75%
9th to 12th Grade807.34%
High School Graduate46342.48%
Some College22720.83%
Associates Degree1009.17%
Bachelors Degree837.61%
Graduate Degree1079.82%
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Bristol Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bristol Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,023928188
Black2421
Asian2117
Hispanic20122
2+ Races22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.38%.

Bristol Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,313$43,438$30,429
Less Than 9th Grade$$62,625$
High School Graduate$37,065$44,063$35,096
Some College$34,167$41,250$25,875
Bachelors Degree$$$67,188
Graduate Degree$22,031$$30,114

$36,313

Average Earnings

$43,438

Average Male

$30,429

Average Female

Bristol Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bristol Language by Age

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Bristol Language

95.83% of Bristol residents speak only English, while 4.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.98% of the population.

Bristol Language

Bristol Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,37717612.78%
Hispanic601321.67%
Other1313100.00%
Black33721.21%

13.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.27%

Male Poverty Rate

14.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bristol

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bristol is White, with 12.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.61%.

Bristol Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College7.65%
High School6.05%
Less Than 9th Grade5.45%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Bristol Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed28.57%
Female Employed8.00%
Male Employed4.82%

Bristol Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bristol Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,964$76,933
Families$65,938$90,512
Married Families$69,500-
Non Families$39,000$50,737
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Income by Household Type

Bristol Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bristol Married by Age and Sex

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Bristol Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bristol Marital Status by Race

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Bristol Marital Status

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155

Number of Veterans

149

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam66
First Gulf War38
Korea16
Second Gulf War4
World War II3

Bristol Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7456
75+38
55 to 6432
35 to 5429
18 to 34

Bristol Veterans by Age

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Bristol Veterans by Race

Bristol Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bristol Veterans by Education

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61.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bristol Employment by Age

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Bristol Employment by Race

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Bristol Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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64.69%

Born in Bristol

97.96%

Native Born

2.04%

Foreign Born

0.59%

Non Citizen

1.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.96% of Bristol residents were born in the United States, with 64.69% having been born in Indiana. 0.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bristol Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,70460.35%
20201,69860.35%
20191,69260.36%
20181,686120.72%
20171,67470.42%
20161,66770.42%
20151,660181.10%
20141,642120.74%
20131,630120.74%
20121,61890.56%
20111,60980.50%
20101,6010.00%

Bristol Population by Year