Bolivar employment information

IndexBolivarWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$28,677$23,237$28,555
Median household income$46,219$41,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$62,679$49,643$68,142
Median income renter occupied$33,333$22,634$33,219
Median earnings male$34,306$34,030$36,116
Median earnings female$30,982$21,583$25,692
Unemployment rate4.3%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level14.5%18.1%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Bolivar is equal to the national average.
  • The median household income in Bolivar is 14% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Bolivar is 26% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Bolivar is 7% lower than the national average.

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Bolivar median earnings by income bracket

Bolivar employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry7.0%0.0%
Manufacturing sector3.6%0.0%
Financial & insurance services2.1%5.5%
Wholesale & retail services9.4%6.9%
Public administration23.9%2.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.8%0.0%
Education, health & social services14.2%43.1%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Hillsboro, VA73$148,750178%
Purcellville, VA8,350$120,331125%
Middletown, MD4,396$119,777124%
Myersville, MD1,859$116,200117%
Point of Rocks, MD1,700$108,162102%
Bolivar, WV1,162$46,21914%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Nortonville, KY1,162$29,16745%
Coleman, MI1,162$27,69548%
Boise City, OK1,162$41,83322%
Friend, NE1,162$60,70714%
Sam Rayburn, TX1,162$64,00920%
Bolivar, WV1,162$46,21914%
Source: The Bolivar, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.