C
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B-

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$86,200
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$622
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    865
    273
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    39
    41
  • Robbery
    138
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,199
    525
  • Theft
    2,594
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    314
    263

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$31,272
National
$53,889
Children
21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    42%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    22%
    13%
  • Public Schools
  • Private Schools

Bolivar Reviews

8 reviews
All Categories
More activities for young people like Boys and Girls Club,bowling or teen club,no drugs or alcohol. More variety of music like Latin,Motown or Classical at town square nite on Friday nites.
Review Bolivar
The local Dollar General convenience store in my home offers products that are just as efficient and cost effective as any larger store. Whether it be food products, cleaning materials, clothing, or entertainment, our town's local Dollar General has much to offer local customers.
The safety within my hometown is pretty well handled. Pedestrians, bicyclists, and drives can travel across town easily without having a major incident. However, the only public transportation vehicles are school buses and vans/cars for the elderly or disabled.