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Bristol Jobs Overview

18,748
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$56,870
Median Base Salary
60k
Population

Bristol has the 467th largest population in the United States. The population stayed the same from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Bristol is part of the Hartford metro area. Unemployment in the Hartford area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Hartford has the 40th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Bristol is above average at $56,870, and the median cost of a home in Bristol is $199,000, which is above the national average. 23% of workers in Bristol hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 89% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Bristol. 80% of Bristol workers drive to work alone, 3% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Bristol spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.