Bristol, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,207 housing units in Bristol. This represents a 1.7% growth from 4,137 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,207 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bristol is about 57.1%. Bristol's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.8%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bristol were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom19.30%
Two Bedrooms24.70%
Three Bedrooms38.90%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$90,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$87,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.11
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$506

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.70%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan6.90%
Simple Mortgage48%
Debt Free37.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.4%