Bristol Bristol County, Rhode Island
Bristol: Town in Rhode Island
Bristol is a town located in the county of Bristol in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Its population at the 2010 census was 22,954 and a population density of 1,114 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,866 inhabitants.
The town was created 342 years ago in 1679.
Bristol Quick Facts
|Population :||21,866 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Rhode Island (United States)|
|County :||Bristol County|
|Postal code :||02809|
|Phone Area Codes :||401|
|Area :||20.6 km2|
|Named for :||Bristol|
|Altitude :||131 feet / 40 meters|
|Capital city :||Bristol is capital of Bristol County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1680 (342 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||04:29:11 (16th May 2022)|
|Density :||1,061 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-4.98% (2010-2020)|
Bristol is located at 41°40'37"N 71°15'58"W (41.6770500, -71.2661600).
- Official Website
Official website of Bristol
According to census records, the population of Bristol decreased by 4.98% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Bristol
1 Colt State Park
Route 114, Bristol, RI 02809, United States ➦ Show Map
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2 Independence Park
419-459 Thames St, Bristol, RI 02809, United States ➦ Show Map
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3 Linden Place
500 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809, United States ➦ Show Map
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4 Coggeshall Farm Museum
1 Colt Dr, Bristol, RI 02809, United States ➦ Show Map
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People born in Bristol (34)
- Francis M. Dimond (American politician (1796-1859)) he was born in 06/06/1796
- Edward L. Leahy (American politician (1886-1953)) he was born in 09/02/1886
- Nathanael Greene Herreshoff (American naval architect) he was born in 18/03/1848
- John Paiva (American guitarist) he was born in 01/01/1943
- Ramon Guiteras (American surgeon) he was born in 01/01/1858
- Norman René (American director) he was born in 01/01/1951
- Jack Wilson (British professional rower (1914-1997)) he was born in 17/09/1914
- Daniel Wardwell (American politician) he was born in 28/05/1791
- John Brown Francis Herreshoff (American chemist) he was born in 07/02/1850
- Benjamin Franklin Tilley (US Navy Rear Admiral, Naval Acting-Governor) he was born in 29/03/1848
- Dana Carleton Munro (United States historian) he was born in 07/06/1866
- Daniel Gibson Knowlton (American classicist) he was born in 14/11/1922
- Ed Lee (ice hockey player) he was born in 17/12/1961
- James De Wolf (American politician) he was born in 18/03/1764
- Henry Golden Dearth (American artist (1864-1919)) he was born in 22/04/1864
- Jonathan Russell Bullock (United States federal judge) he was born in 06/09/1815
- Manuel Martin (American soccer player-coach (1917-1997)) he was born in 29/12/1917
- Mark Antony De Wolfe Howe (American bishop) he was born in 05/04/1808
Schools in Bristol
College & universities near Bristol, RI
|217518||Roger Williams University||Bristol (RI)||02809-2921|
|409616||Roger Williams University School of Law||Bristol (RI)||02809-5171|
|165750||Rob Roy Academy-Fall River||Fall River (MA)||02720-3445|
|165608||Diman Regional Technical Institute||Fall River (MA)||02723|
|165033||Bristol Community College||Fall River (MA)||02720-7395|
Amtrak & bus stations near Bristol, RI
|PVD||Providence station||100 Gaspee Street||RAIL|
|KIN||Kingston station||1 Railroad Avenue||RAIL|
|WLY||Westerly station||14 Railroad Avenue||RAIL|
|RTE||Route 128 station||50 University Ave||RAIL|
|FOX||Foxwoods Casino, Connecticut||39 Norwich Westerley Rd.||BUS|
Post offices near Bristol
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Bristol Post Office||Bristol (RI)||02809|
|Portsmouth Post Office||Portsmouth (RI)||02871|
|Warren Post Office||Warren (RI)||02885|
|Tiverton Post Office||Tiverton (RI)||02878|
|South Post Office||Fall River (MA)||02724|
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- Bristol , Vermont town in the United States with a population of 3,838 people.
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- Bristol , Ohio township in Morgan County, Ohio with a population of 2,747 people.
- Bristol , New York city in Ontario County, New York, United States of America with a population of 2,226 people.
- Bristol , Indiana town in Indiana with a population of 1,697 people.
- Bristol , Florida city in and the county seat of Liberty County, Florida, United States with a population of 977 people.
- Bristol , Minnesota township in Fillmore County, Minnesota with a population of 416 people.
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Other cities in Bristol County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Bristol County , RI.
|Barrington||16,015||Village in Cook County and Lake County, Illinois, United States|
|Warren||10,469||Town in Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Bristol distances to largest Rhode Island cities