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
Unlike some towns, Bristol isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bristol are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bristol is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bristol who work in management occupations (11.76%), office and administrative support (9.30%) and teaching (8.50%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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 has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bristol a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Bristol, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.26 minutes every day commuting to work.