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Bristol, South Dakota
Welcome to Bristol ...
The location of Bristol has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Bristol: BRIS-tuhl<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bristol has a population of 308 people<4> (see below for details).
Bristol is 1,790 feet [546 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Bristol lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bristol is located in the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bristol had an population of 308 people. This is a decrease of 9.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.3% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bristol had a population of 341 people (or 5.97% of the total population of Day County). This makes Bristol the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Bristol represents 0.04% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 196th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 341 people, the population of Bristol decreased 9.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 377 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bristol.
Communities Also Named Bristol ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 44 communities that are also named Bristol - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana (2), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Michigan (3), Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bristol.
Communities near Bristol ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bristol.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bristol. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bristol.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bristol. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bristol.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bristol. See our Newspapers Page for Bristol.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bristol ...
Looking for more information about Bristol? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bristol, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bristol.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020