Bolivar, MO

10,592 Population
8.3 square miles 1,279.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
1,279.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
52.7%
was 50.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
0.6%
was 0.7%
 
Percent Under 18
19.2%
was 18.9%
 
Percent 65 and Over
17.6%
was 17.0%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
20.9%
was 21.5%
 
Median Household Income
$38,494
was $37,575
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.4
43.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
620.9
was 432.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
5,305.7
was 4,121.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
4,539
was 4,519
 
Median Rent
$663
was $657
 
Total Building Permits
58
was 48
 
Occupied Housing Units
4,199
was 4,101
 
Homeownership Rate
42.1%
was 41.4%
 
Single Family Building Permits
58
was 48
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
548.2
was 545.8
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
12.3%
was 14.8%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.2
was 2.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
13.3
was 11.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
5.6
was 4.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.0%
was 95.8%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
85.0%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.9%
was 99.2%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
89.3%
was 89.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
23.6%
was 24.3%
 

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