|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bolivar is 1,033. Bolivar, West Virginia is the 10,058th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bolivar was in 2000, when its population was 1,048. In 2000, Bolivar was the 9,977th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,058th largest city in the US. Bolivar is currently 1.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Bolivar has shrunk 1.4% since the year 2000. Bolivar, West Virginia's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10052||Banner Elk, North Carolina||1,035||19.9%|
|10058||Bolivar, West Virginia||1,033||-1.4%|
|10059||Osceola Mills, Pennsylvania||1,033||-17.1%|
The total voting age population of Bolivar, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 945. The voting age population is 52.6% male and 47.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.7% of the residents of Bolivar are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bolivar are 89.8% White, 3.9% Two or more races, 3.4% Black, 1.9% Other and 1.1% Asian. Additionally, 2.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bolivar, 9.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.2%. On a per-household basis, 3.7% of families are below the poverty line in Bolivar.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.7% of Bolivar residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.6% of Bolivar residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.2% have a bachelor's degree and 10.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bolivar residents aged 5 and older, 3.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bolivar is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bolivar, 19.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bolivar is $72,344.
In Bolivar, 74.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.7% of housing units in Bolivar.
Of all the housing units in Bolivar, 33.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Bolivar, 15.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bolivar is $1,055.
In Bolivar, 83.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.