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Population (year 2000): 24,821. Estimated population in July 2005: 24,994 (+0.7% change)
Males: 11,798 (47.5%), Females: 13,023 (52.5%)

Sullivan County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 39.9 years
Median household income: $30,039 (year 2000)
Median house value: $77,700 (year 2000)

Bristol, TN residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Bristol:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.7%)
  • Black (3.0%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (17.9%), English (12.1%), German (10.7%), Irish (9.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.9%), Dutch (1.7%).Tennessee

Elevation: 1672 feet

Land area: 29.3 square miles

Bristol,

For population 25 years and over in Bristol

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bristol city

  • Never married: 19.2%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -115 (-0.5%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: City, TN Johnson (20.2 miles pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NC Charlotte, (133.1 miles pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (524.2 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: VA Bristol, (3.3 miles Hill, TN (4.1 miles Walnut City, TN (9.1 miles Bluff TN (9.2 miles Blountville, TN (13.6 miles Hunter, TN (15.4 miles Watauga, TN Elizabethton, (16.3 miles VA Abingdon, (18.1 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings

Latitude: 36.57 N, Longitude: 82.20 W

Area code: 423

Bristol, Tennessee business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (19.6%), Manufacturing (18.3%), Retail trade (15.9%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +6,291 (+25.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,435 (49.1%)

Crime in Bristol by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 1 1 1 1 1
    per 100,000 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0
Rapes 10 11 9 4 11 7
    per 100,000 40.3 44.3 36.3 16.1 44.3 28.2
Robberies 11 9 10 13 14 21
    per 100,000 44.3 36.3 40.3 52.4 56.4 84.6
Assaults 177 105 102 103 83 99
    per 100,000 713.1 423.0 410.9 415.0 334.4 398.9
Burglaries 132 146 147 189 206 231
    per 100,000 531.8 588.2 592.2 761.5 829.9 930.7
Thefts 618 744 863 1,083 1,006 1,115
    per 100,000 2489.8 2997.5 3476.9 4363.2 4053.0 4492.2
Auto thefts 35 42 79 82 73 71
    per 100,000 141.0 169.2 318.3 330.4 294.1 286.0
324.2 291.8 318.8 363.4 349.3 388.2

Average climate in Bristol, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bristol,

Bristol-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1974, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the Bristol city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1980, a category 3 tornado 27.6 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Jimmy Gobble - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Kansas City Royals, born: Jul 19, 1981).

Main business address for: KING PHARMACEUTICALS INC (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Bristol:
  • BRISTOL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (ONE MEDICAL PARK BLVD P O BOX 8964)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-TRICITIES (ONE MEDICAL PARK BOULEVARD, 5TH FLOOR)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Bristol:
  • SYCAMORE SHOALS HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; ELIZABETHTON, TN)
  • JOHNSTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; ABINGDON, VA)
  • JOHNSON CITY SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; JOHNSON CITY, TN)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Bristol:
  • TRI-CITIES RGNL TN/VA (about 16 miles; BRISTOL/JOHNSON/KINGSPORT, TN; ID: TRI)
  • HICKORY REGIONAL (about 81 miles; HICKORY, NC; ID: HKY)
  • ASHEVILLE REGIONAL (about 82 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; ID: AVL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Bristol:
  • VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS (about 14 miles; ABINGDON, VA; ID: VJI)
  • ELIZABETHTON MUNI (about 15 miles; ELIZABETHTON, TN; ID: 0A9)
  • JOHNSON CITY (about 17 miles; JOHNSON CITY, TN; ID: 0A4)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Health 1 $2,004 $24,048 1 $1,441
Welfare 1 $1,652 $19,824 2 $1,326
Streets and Highways 27 $61,381 $27,280 0 $0
Firefighters 46 $148,872 $38,836 0 $0
Police - Other 17 $45,772 $32,309 5 $2,325
Police Protection - Officers 72 $222,830 $37,138 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 2 $3,073 $18,438 0 $0
Other Government Administration 14 $40,627 $34,823 0 $0
Financial Administration 12 $29,643 $29,643 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 16 $30,724 $23,043 0 $0
Sewerage 12 $32,858 $32,858 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 26 $63,954 $29,517 14 $7,643
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1 $2,619 $31,428 0 $0
Water Supply 26 $77,007 $35,541 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 301 $1,126,742 $44,919 100 $124,044
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 96 $224,609 $28,076 26 $24,921
Other and Unallocable 32 $106,343 $39,878 57 $12,261
Transit 8 $16,713 $25,069 2 $2,325
Totals for Government 710 $2,237,423 $37,815 207 $176,285
College/University in Bristol:
  • KING COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 556; Location: 1350 KING COLLEGE RD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.king.edu)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bristol:
  • NORTHEAST STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,729)
  • EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 22 miles; JOHNSON CITY, TN; FT enrollment: 9,498)
  • APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 42 miles; BOONE, NC; FT enrollment: 12,245)
  • SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 46 miles; RICHLANDS, VA; FT enrollment: 2,412)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT ASHEVILLE (about 69 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • ASHEVILLE BUNCOMBE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 72 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 80 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; FT enrollment: 3,893)
Public high school in Bristol:
  • TENNESSEE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,100; Location: 1112 EDGEMONT AVENUE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Bristol:
  • BROOKSIDE ACADEMY (Students: 24; Location: 109 CRESTWOOD RD; Grades: KG - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Bristol:
  • VANCE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 625; Location: 815 EDGEMONT AVENUE; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • AVOCA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 420; Location: 2440 VOLUNTEER PW; Grades: KG - 06)
  • WEAVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 375; Location: 3341 WEAVER PK; Grades: KG - 05)
  • HAYNESFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 369; Location: 201 BLUFF CITY HW; Grades: KG - 06)
  • ANDERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 339; Location: 901 NINTH ST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • HOLSTON VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 307; Location: 1840 KING COLLEGE RD; Grades: KG - 06)
  • EMMETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 280; Location: 753 EMMETT RD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • FAIRMOUNT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 250; Location: 500 CYPRESS ST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 245; Location: 735 EDGEMONT AVENUE; Grades: PK - 06)
  • HOLSTON VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 218; Location: 1717 BRISTOL CAVERNS HW; Grades: 06 - 08)
Private primary/middle schools in Bristol:
  • TENNESSEE AVENUE BAPTIST ACADE (Students: 212; Location: 806 TENNESSEE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 4)
  • TRI-CITIES CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 171; Location: 2031 BROAD STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
 

Bristol compared to Tennessee state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Bristol:
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBCV (1550 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: SUNSHINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFHG (980 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOPI (1490 AM; 1 kW; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: HOLTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WETB (790 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MOUNTAIN SIGNALS, INC.)
  • WJCW (910 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKTP (1590 AM; 10 kW; JONESBOROUGH, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKIN (1320 AM; 5 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Bristol:
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQUT (101.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • W213AN (90.5 FM; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WXLZ-FM (107.3 FM; LEBANON, VA; Owner: YEARY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFHG-FM (92.7 FM; ABINGDON, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCSK (90.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: KINGSPORT CITY SCHOOLS BD. OF EDUC .)
  • WKOS (104.9 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Bristol:
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOPI-CA (Channel 9; BRISTOL,VA/KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKPT-TV (Channel 19; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJHL-TV (Channel 11; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAPK-CA (Channel 36; BRISTOL,VA/KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

 

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