Bolivar Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Bolivar?

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There are 5,005 residents in Bolivar, with a median age of 40.9. Of this, 47.35% are males and 52.65% are females. US-born citizens make up 98.7% of the resident pool in Bolivar, while non-US-born citizens account for 0.7%. Additionally, 0.6% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 4,458 people in Bolivar currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 5,005 -0.5%
Male Population 2,370 15.2%
Female Population 2,635 -11.4%
Male population 47.35%
Female population 52.65%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 40.9 -9.9%
Citizen US Born 4,940 -1.1%
Citizen not US Born 35 40.0%
Not Citizen 30 233.3%
Citizen US Born 98.7%
Citizen not US Born 0.7%
Not Citizen 0.6%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Same County 137 13.2%
Moved from Same State 343 351.3%
Moved from Different State 48 92.0%
Same House as Last Year 4,458 -6.5%
Moved from Same County 2.75%
Moved from Same State 6.88%
Moved from Different State 0.96%
Same House as Last Year 89.41%

What are the employment statistics in Bolivar?

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White-collar workers make up 62.88% of the working population in Bolivar, while blue-collar employees account for 37.12%. There are also 110 entrepreneurs in Bolivar (6.44% of the workforce); 1,045 workers employed in private companies (61.18%); and 508 people working in governmental institutions (29.74%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 1,074 -6.0%
Blue Collar 634 58.5%
White Collar 62.88%
Blue Collar 37.12%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 110 -6.0%
Private Companies 1,045 34.5%
Governmental Workers 508 -9.8%
Not for Profit Companies 45 -47.1%
Self Employees 6.44%
Private Companies 61.18%
Governmental Workers 29.74%
Not for Profit Companies 2.63%

How many households are there in Bolivar?

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There are a total of 2,198 households in Bolivar, each made up of around 2 members. Family establishments represent 55.64% of these Bolivar households, while non-family units account for the remaining 44.36%. Additionally, 27.16% of households have children and 72.84% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 2,198 -1.2%
Average People Per Household 2 1.9%
Family Households 1,223 3.4%
Non-family Households 975 -6.3%
Family Households 55.64%
Non-family Households 44.36%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 597 2.6%
Households without Children 1,601 -2.5%
Households with Children 27.16%
Households without Children 72.84%

What are the median and average incomes in Bolivar?

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The average annual household income in Bolivar is $48,669, while the median household income sits at $32,174 per year.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $48,669 6.2%
Median Household Income $32,174 0.3%
People below Poverty Level 1,297 -4.8%
People above Poverty Level 3,575 2.8%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Bolivar?

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There are 2,467 housing units in Bolivar, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1972. Of the 2,198 occupied housing units in Bolivar, 51.14% are owner-occupied, while 48.86% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 67.17% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $102,100. In general, housing costs reach $810 per month in Bolivar.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 2,467 -4.7%
Median Year Built 1972 -0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 147 19.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 244 66.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 248 -18.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 487 -13.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 472 -7.6%
Built between 1980 and 1989 375 -8.3%
Built between 1990 and 1999 340 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 92 -17.1%
Built in 2010 or Later 62 -25.3%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 2,198 -1.2%
Owner Occupied 1,124 -12.1%
Renter Occupied 1,074 13.5%
Owner Occupied 51.14%
Renter Occupied 48.86%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 755 4.0%
Without Mortgage 369 -33.2%
Median Value with Mortgage $102,100 2.3%
Median Value without Mortgage $91,400 6.3%
Median Housing Costs per Month $810 28.8%
With Mortgage 67.17%
Without Mortgage 32.83%

What is the level of education in Bolivar?

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Approximately 56.67% of the population in Bolivar holds a high school degree (that's 2,281 residents), while 21.94% have attained a college certificate (915 locals) and 4.97% have a bachelor's degree (200 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 74 -44.4%
Some High School 2,281 -5.0%
Some College 915 11.3%
Associate Degree 395 30.8%
Bachelor's Degree 200 -11.5%
Graduate Degree 192 11.0%
No High School 1.84%
Some High School 56.67%
Some College 21.94%
Associate Degree 9.81%
Bachelor's Degree 4.97%
Graduate Degree 4.77%

What is the marital status of Bolivar residents?

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A total of 1,816 people in Bolivar have never been married (which represents 42.42% of the total population), while 1,446 of them are wedded (33.78%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 134 (3.13%) and 666 (15.56%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,816 10.5%
Married 1,446 2.3%
Separated 134 32.7%
Widowed 353 -9.7%
Divorced 666 -11.8%
Never Married 42.42%
Married 33.78%
Separated 3.13%
Widowed 8.25%
Divorced 15.56%

What are the most common means of transportation in Bolivar?

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The top three means of transportation people in Bolivar use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 1,606 residents commute by car, 27 prefer going to work by walking and 18 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 1,606 9.1%
Bus or TrolleyBus 18 260.0%
Walk 27 -34.2%

What is the median and average household income in Bolivar by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
38008 8,726 3,750 $39,229.00 $50,635.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2020 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 38008

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