Bolivar Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bolivar, MO

General Bolivar Information

State: Missouri

County: Polk County

Close cities: Halfway, MO, Morrisville, MO, Brighton, MO, Dunnegan, MO, Half Way, MO, Walnut Grove, MO, Cedar Vista, MO, Polk, MO, Pleasant Hope, MO, Aldrich, MO, Willard, MO, Fair Play, MO, Eudora, MO

Bolivar Population (census data)
Total 10,892 (+15.8% since 2000)
Male 4,958 (45.5%)
Female 5,934 (54.5%)

Population Density: 1,738 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.4 (US Avg is 100)

Bolivar Elevation: 1,056 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.27 square miles

Median Household Income: $28,400

Zip Codes: 65613, and 65727.

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Bolivar Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Black (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.9%)
  • English (13.8%)
  • United States (12.5%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • Scottish (3.1%)
  • French (2.7%)
Foriegn Born: 222 people (2.0%)
  • Europe (66.7%)
  • Asia (33.3%)

Local Bolivar Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks, Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Southwest Missouri State University,

Bolivar School Information

High Schools
Bolivar High (1401 N Highway D, Bolivar, MO, 65613 - Bolivar R-I District)
Middle Schools
Bolivar Middle (604 W Jackson, Bolivar, MO, 65613 - Bolivar R-I District)
Other/Private Schools
Bolivar Intermediate School (1300 N Hartford, Bolivar, MO, 65613 - Bolivar R-I District)
Bolivar Primary (706 N Leonard Place, Bolivar, MO, 65613 - Bolivar R-I District)
Bolivar Severely Handicapped (1250 N Hartford Avenue, Bolivar, MO, 65613 - Bolivar R-I District)

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