Bristol, NH Town Profile & Lifestyle Comparison
Bristol is a residential town located in Grafton County. The town was named after Bristol, England due to deposits of fine sand/clay that was similar to Bristol sand from England. Bristol is one of the towns that border Newfound Lake, one of the cleanest lakes in NH. During the summer the population increases as Newfound Lake is a popular summer destination.
Land Area: 17.1 sq. mi.
Inland Water Area: 5.2 sq. mi.
Schools: Newfound Area School District
Town Office: 744-3354
Town Website: www.townofbristolnh.org
Public Library: 35 Pleasant Street
Library Website: www.minotsleeperlibrary.org
Rec. Facilities: Municipal parks, Tennis courts, Snowmobile trails, Cross-country skiing, Bicycle trails, Campgrounds, Fishing, Hunting, Boating, Beach/waterfront recreation area, and Wellington State Park.