Bristol is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 3,918 people and just one neighborhood, Bristol is the 37th largest community in Vermont. Much of the housing stock in Bristol was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Bristol is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bristol is a town of service providers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bristol who work in management occupations (11.39%), maintenance occupations (9.61%) and teaching (9.20%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Bristol is worth considering.
In Bristol, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.49 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.