Bristol strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Maine):
Well-Paid Single Men
Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
Comparing Bristol to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Maine (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Nearest Medium City||42 miles NE of Portland, Maine (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||135 miles NE of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||04539|
|Phone Area Codes||207|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||12 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||46.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||7 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||43.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||12 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||45.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.64|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||6||0.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,802|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||6.8%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.6%|
These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).
Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.
Change the World with American University
Be a part of something bigger than yourself.
Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.
|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Surfside Beach, South Carolina||86||31.4%||19.5%||27.5%||21||$49,847||3.7%||3.3%||4,425||7.5%||64.9||23.9%||5.9|
|2. Osage Beach, Missouri||85||31.6%||20.3%||23.7%||18||$49,554||3.8%||2.6%||3,662||6.7%||118.5||51.8%||6.8|
|3. Gulf Shores, Alabama||83.5||27.1%||23.1%||30.4%||19||$51,862||3.1%||2.5%||5,044||9.9%||92.6||40.5%||6.7|
These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.
Are you an official in the Bristol government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.