Bristol County RI Information

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Bristol County Subdivisions

Bristol County RI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 49,006
Population in Households 46,254
Population in Familes 37,789
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,752
Population Density1 2,028
Diversity Index2 16
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 19,215
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 12,810
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 21,053 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,293 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,922 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,838 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $362,432
Average Home Value $425,890
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $73,530
Average Household Income $102,647
Per Capita Income $41,230
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.28% -0.21%
Households 0.05% -0.1%
Families 0.08% -0.09%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Bristol County RI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bristol County to the other 5 counties and county equivalents in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 20th
Population Density1 # 1 100th
Diversity Index2 # 5 20th
Median Household Income # 2 80th
Per Capita Income # 2 80th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.