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Bristol County, Massachusetts

9 Court St
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: (508) 824-9681
Fax: (508) 821-3101

On southwestern border of MA with RI; organized Jun 2, 1685 from Old Plymouth Colony. Name Origin: For Bristol, Gloucestershire and Somerset, England

Area (sq mi):: 691.19 (land 556.00; water 135.19) Population per square mile: 982.60
Population 2005: 546,331 State rank: 6 Population change: 2000-20005 2.20%; 1990-2000 5.60% Population 2000: 534,678 (White 89.40%; Black or African American 2.00%; Hispanic or Latino 3.60%; Asian 1.30%; Other 5.60%). Foreign born: 11.70%. Median age: 36.70
Income 2000: per capita $20,978; median household $43,496; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,500-$31,161
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • New Bedford (93,979)
  • Fall River (92,526)
  • Taunton County seat (56,648)
  • Attleboro (43,506)

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    Bristol County, Rhode Island

    10 Court St
    Bristol, RI 02809
    Phone: (401) 253-7000
    Fax: (401) 253-3080

    Largely peninsular area in eastern RI, south of Providence; organized Feb 17, 1747 from Newport County. Name Origin: For Bristol, England

    Area (sq mi):: 44.71 (land 24.68; water 20.03) Population per square mile: 2137.10
    Population 2005: 52,743 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 4.10%; 1990-2000 3.70% Population 2000: 50,648 (White 96.10%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 1.00%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 10.00%. Median age: 39.30
    Income 2000: per capita $26,503; median household $50,737; Population below poverty level: 6.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $36,289-$38,771
    Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 23.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Sophia Gardens - The Bristol County Ground, The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
    A Massachusetts woman died Sunday after contracting a rare and deadly mosquito virus. (https://www.nbcboston.com/news/local/Fairhaven-Woman-Reportedly-Contracts-EEE-558233131.html) Laurie Sylvia , 59, of Bristol County, Massachusetts, reportedly fell ill on Aug.
    This stunning fourth floor, two-bedroom apartment overlooks the impressive 8,000-seater Bristol County Ground, with the wicket and most of the outfield visible from the roof terrace.
    CRICKET SRI Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne admits it's time for his batsmen to put their hands up and be counted when they take to the crease against Pakistan at the Bristol County Ground today.
    It was an optional practice session, but 10 members of Pakistan squad, including skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed, were present in the nets fully preparing for the match against Sri Lanka in Bristol County Ground.
    BRISTOL -- Afghanistan launched their ICC World Cup campaign with a superb performance against Pakistan on Friday, winning by three wickets in a tight warm-up here at the Bristol County Ground.
    BRISTOL -- Afghanistan defeated Pakistan by three wickets in their World Cup warm-up match at Bristol County Ground on Friday.
    England face Pakistan at Bristol County Ground on Tuesday in the third ODI of their five-match series.
    For example, the Bristol County Collectors and Treasurers Association issued a "call to action" to its members.
    Bristol County Savings Bank, headquartered in Taunton, Massachusetts, announces the promotion of John Silva to executive vice president and chief lending officer.
    The games will be staged at the Bristol County Ground, Cardiff Wales Stadium, Hampshire Bowl and The Oval and include high-profile clashes, such as England v Australia, Pakistan v Afghanistan and Bangladesh v India.
    The fixtures will be held over five days between May 24-28 and will be hosted at four of the official CWC19 tournament venues: Bristol County Ground, Cardiff Wales Stadium, Hampshire Bowl and The Oval.

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