Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,002
Nationwide Rank 4721

Quick Facts

Bolivar, Tennessee is the 4,721st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bolivar, Tennessee is a city.

Bolivar, Tennessee is currently 18.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Bolivar, Tennessee's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Bolivar, Tennessee Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4711 West Salem, Wisconsin 5,026 5.3%
4712 Bridgeville, Pennsylvania 5,023 -5.8%
4713 Thatcher, Arizona 5,021 23.7%
4714 Krum, Texas 5,020 147.7%
4715 Manchester, Iowa 5,016 -4.9%
4716 Veneta, Oregon 5,016 81.0%
4717 Alexandria, Indiana 5,015 -16.8%
4718 Centreville, Illinois 5,012 -15.6%
4719 Sugarcreek, Pennsylvania 5,009 -5.8%
4720 Needles, California 5,007 1.7%
4721 Bolivar, Tennessee 5,002 -14.1%
4722 Johnstown, Ohio 5,002 45.3%
4723 Richland Center, Wisconsin 4,998 -2.9%
4724 Sulphur, Oklahoma 4,997 4.5%
4725 Redwood Falls, Minnesota 4,990 -9.1%
4726 Crossett, Arkansas 4,988 -17.9%
4727 Saltillo, Mississippi 4,987 46.8%
4728 Northvale, New Jersey 4,985 11.5%
4729 Staunton, Illinois 4,985 -3.0%
4730 Crestwood, Kentucky 4,982 90.2%
4731 Kingsford, Michigan 4,981 -10.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3149 Brownsville 9,592 -10.9%
3220 Atoka 9,201 143.9%
3221 Lenoir City 9,199 33.2%
3316 Covington 8,821 3.5%
3333 Fairview 8,763 43.1%
3389 Signal Mountain 8,560 15.0%
3406 Winchester 8,502 15.5%
3456 Jefferson City 8,346 5.7%
3518 Nolensville 8,169 192.7%
3539 Humboldt 8,144 -13.9%
3567 Ripley 8,029 2.7%
3606 Oakland 7,909 417.2%
3685 Pulaski 7,676 -4.0%
3688 Lexington 7,667 3.1%
3689 Milan 7,667 -2.8%
3789 Dayton 7,354 12.7%
3909 Fayetteville 6,993 -0.4%
3914 Savannah 6,970 -0.7%
3948 Millersville 6,854 25.2%
3954 Greenbrier 6,842 36.4%
3966 La Follette 6,807 -14.6%
3973 Newport 6,790 -7.2%
4016 Church Hill 6,674 12.0%
4121 Lynchburg, Moore County 6,384 10.7%
4172 Henderson 6,245 6.2%
4175 Pigeon Forge 6,238 16.2%
4193 Harriman 6,158 -9.0%
4230 Munford 6,069 22.2%
4323 Erwin 5,869 0.4%
4327 Sweetwater 5,862 2.6%
4343 Kingston 5,812 9.4%
4364 Loudon 5,760 24.7%
4401 Thompson's Station 5,662 269.1%
4497 Rockwood 5,434 0.0%
4510 Jonesborough 5,397 24.3%
4526 McKenzie 5,375 1.2%
4534 Mount Carmel 5,355 11.0%
4607 Lafayette 5,215 31.8%
4679 Dunlap 5,077 12.2%
4721 Bolivar 5,002 -14.1%
4753 Sparta 4,939 7.1%
4761 Forest Hills 4,929 4.1%
4801 Mount Pleasant 4,878 8.6%
4865 Smithville 4,750 18.8%
4872 Madisonville 4,730 18.0%
4934 Ashland City 4,635 25.8%
4960 Oak Hill 4,587 1.8%
5002 Whiteville 4,518 -1.5%
5004 Coopertown 4,516 48.6%
5049 Selmer 4,439 -1.8%
5077 Pleasant View 4,409 49.1%
5095 Algood 4,376 47.7%
5133 Tiptonville 4,325 0.8%
5141 Harrogate 4,310 5.9%
5164 Rogersville 4,283 0.9%
5218 Medina 4,215 327.0%
5246 Gatlinburg 4,163 20.8%
5267 Louisville 4,142 100.9%
5301 Waverly 4,090 0.8%
5313 Trenton 4,073 -13.4%
5347 Livingston 4,023 14.7%
5495 Huntingdon 3,830 -12.4%
5598 Oneida 3,683 -3.9%
5601 Hohenwald 3,680 -4.4%
5694 Unicoi 3,571 -0.3%
5701 Centerville 3,563 -6.8%
5736 Camden 3,511 -7.4%
5757 White Bluff 3,487 61.8%
5773 Etowah 3,463 -5.7%
5885 Newbern 3,332 11.2%
5902 Jasper 3,316 3.4%
5970 Oliver Springs 3,255 -1.6%
6016 Somerville 3,200 20.2%
6108 Bean Station 3,114 10.3%
6190 South Pittsburg 3,039 -7.3%
6270 Dandridge 2,958 39.7%
6300 Dresden 2,924 -4.8%
6309 Belle Meade 2,914 -1.0%
6322 Brighton 2,903 65.1%
6357 Monterey 2,869 3.9%
6429 Woodbury 2,793 14.5%
6456 Kingston Springs 2,771 -0.5%
6523 New Tazewell 2,724 -5.1%
6564 Tusculum 2,691 32.8%
6581 Clifton 2,678 -0.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,002 4,721
2016 5,112 4,649
2015 5,093 4,645
2014 5,152 4,603
2013 5,241 4,543
2012 5,275 4,510
2011 5,350 4,482
2010 5,417 4,421
2009 5,556 4,313
2008 5,609 4,273
2007 5,598 4,255
2006 5,566 4,248
2005 5,588 4,211
2004 5,608 4,181
2003 5,652 4,139
2002 5,707 4,096
2001 5,760 4,062
2000 5,827 4,010
1990 6,169 3,528