Bristol, Rhode Island

Bristol is a town in Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States, as well as the county seat. The population of Bristol was 22,493 at the 2020 census. It is a deep water seaport named after Bristol, England. Major industries include boat building and related marine industries, manufacturing, and tourism. The town's school system is united with that of the neighbori…
Bristol is a town in Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States, as well as the county seat. The population of Bristol was 22,493 at the 2020 census. It is a deep water seaport named after Bristol, England. Major industries include boat building and related marine industries, manufacturing, and tourism. The town's school system is united with that of the neighboring town of Warren. Prominent communities include Portuguese-Americans, mostly Azoreans, and Italian-Americans.
  • Elevation: 0–131 ft (0–40 m)
  • Country: United States
  • State: Rhode Island
  • County: Bristol
  • Settled: 1680
  • Incorporated: October 28, 1681
  • Annexed from Massachusetts: January 27, 1747

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