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Rhode Island
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Rhode Island
  The population of Bristol county is estimated at 48,878. In 2017 there were 351 births and 529 deaths in Bristol county. Bristol county has 9,667 housing units that are owned with a mortgage or a loan, 3,844 that are owned free and clear and 5,639 that are renter occupied.

  The good residents of Bristol County filed 24,240 federal tax returns in 2017. This amount represents 4.6% of all Rhode Island filings and 0.016% of the entire nation. Bristol had a combined total federal tax liability of $478,967,000 on earned income of $2,445,952,000. Other notable statistics from Bristol County were 1,450 unemployment claims which collected a total of $6,942,000 and 9,120 charitable contributions valued at $55,724,000. 9,890 filings from Bristol County paid a combined total of $74,733,000 in property taxes and 8,190 filings paid $71,878,000 on mortgage interest costs.

  In 2010 Bristol county had 25 religious congregations with an estimated 41,626 members.

46.8% of the Bristol population has a college level Bachelors degree or higher. 9.6% have less than a highschool diploma level education.

Approximately 51% of Bristol County voted in the presidential election of 2016. This represents an increase from the 2012 election by 128 votes.

At $72,614 the median income is 115.4% of the Rhode Island average. An estimated 1,003 people claimed to be unemployed last year in Bristol, the equivalant of around 3.8% of the county population. This represents a decrease in the level of unemployment from the previous year's value of 4.6%.

Top 15 Industries in Bristol County.
Total # EmployedIndustry Job Type
2,848Health care and social assistance
1,496Accommodation and food services
1,355Retail trade
1,341Restaurants and other eating places
1,255Social assistance
911Nursing and residential care facilities
809Full-service restaurants
682Ambulatory health care services
506Food and beverage stores
460Arts, entertainment, and recreation
449Other services (except public administration)
426Grocery stores
418Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores
412Amusement, gambling, and recreation industries

In 2018 the average price reduction was 3.92% in Bristol County (averaging across 3 zip codes; 2806, 2885 and 2809).

In 2018 14.73% of listings in Bristol County (averaging across 3 zip codes; 2806, 2809 and 2885) dropped their price.

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Map of Bristol County, RI