The city of Bristol is an independent city of the state of Virginia. It is bounded by a number of counties. Bristol boasts an area of about 34 sq. kms. and it is located at an elevation of about 1680 ft. above the sea level. The Bristol Business Resource Center aids entrepreneurs in developieng and sustaining their businesses. New industrial parks are commercial spapces for manufacturing units of alternative medicine, air conditioning system, auto parts, computer equipments, electonic equipments and optical goods. Bristol's economic infrastructure enabales businesses related to website design services, truck repairing, telephone equipment repair, sporting goods outlet, seafood restaurants, roof cleaning and maintenance, recreatoin centers, real estate consultants, oil and gas exploration, mailing and shipping services and insurance agencies, grow and develop the financial condition of the city.