Bristol Information

Bristol Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bristol, TN

General Bristol Information

State: Tennessee

County: Sullivan County

Close cities: Pigeon Forge, TN, Piney Flats, TN, Watauga, TN, Blountville, TN, Bluff City, TN, Walnut Hill, TN

Bristol Population (census data)
Total 25,474 (+1.7% since 2000)
Male 12,108 (47.5%)
Female 13,366 (52.5%)

Population Density: 868 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.3 (US Avg is 100)

Bristol Elevation: 1,672 feet above sea level

Land Area: 29.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,879

Zip Codes: 37620, 37621, and 37625.

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Bristol Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (94.7%)
  • Black (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (17.9%)
  • English (12.1%)
  • German (10.7%)
  • Irish (9.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.9%)
  • Dutch (1.7%)

Local Bristol Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Appalachian State University, East Tennessee State University

Bristol School Information

High Schools
Tennessee High School (1112 Edgemont Avenue, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Middle Schools
Holston Valley Middle School (1717 Bristol Caverns Highway, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Sullivan County School District District)
Vance Middle School (815 Edgemont Avenue, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Akard Memorial Elementary (224 Mt Area Drive, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Sullivan County School District District)
Anderson Elementary School (901 Ninth Street, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Avoca Elementary School (2440 Volunteer Parkway, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Central Elementary School (735 Edgemont Avenue, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Emmett Elementary School (753 Emmett Road, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Sullivan County School District District)
Fairmount Elementary School (500 Cypress Street, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Haynesfield Elementary School (201 Bluff City Highway, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Holston View Elementary School (1840 King College Road, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Bristol City School District District)
Valley Pike Elementary School (2125 Carolina Avenue, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Sullivan County School District District)
Weaver Elementary School (3341 Weaver Parkway, Bristol, TN, 37620 - Sullivan County School District District)

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