The City of Bristol

The English city of Bristol is mostly within the county of Bristol and has a population of approximately 398,000.

Most of Bristol is governed by City of Bristol (B) council with the remainder being within the areas of North Somerset council, South Gloucestershire council and Bath and North East Somerset council (in order).

Bristol is policed by Avon and Somerset Police

The largest Parliamentary Constituency in Bristol is Bristol West (30.97%) with the remainder being in Bristol South (27.27%), Bristol North West (24.74%), Bristol East (14.97%) and North Somerset (1.02%).

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Map of the city of Bristol

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