Bristol & Bridgewater is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 4,158 people and just one neighborhood, Bristol & Bridgewater is the 107th largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Bristol & Bridgewater isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bristol & Bridgewater are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bristol & Bridgewater is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bristol & Bridgewater who work in office and administrative support (11.12%), management occupations (9.07%) and teaching (7.02%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Bristol & Bridgewater is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Bristol & Bridgewater’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bristol & Bridgewater has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bristol & Bridgewater a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Bristol & Bridgewater doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.