For population 25 years and over in Bolivar:
For population 15 years and over in Bolivar village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,479 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (11.5 miles , pop. 80,806).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (29.5 miles , pop. 217,074).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (334.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Zoar, OH (1.8 miles) , Strasburg, OH (2.3 miles ), East Sparta, OH (2.3 miles ), Mineral City, OH (2.4 miles ), Navarre, OH (2.5 miles ), Parral, OH (2.6 miles ), Beach City, OH (2.6 miles ), Magnolia, OH (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.65 N, Longitude: 81.45 W
Area code: 330
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Bolivar (2002):
Population change in the 1990s: -36 (-3.9%).
Work and jobs in Bolivar: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bolivar, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bolivar-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.2 miles away from the Bolivar village center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bolivar-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 80.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from Bolivar center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.1 miles away from Bolivar center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Tuscarawas County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bolivar:
See full list of schools located in Bolivar
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bolivar:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.362. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.71. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 22.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bolivar and their reported violations in the past:BOLIVAR VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 950, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:INN ON THE RIVER (Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.8%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 20.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Bolivar compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in Bolivar (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bolivar (based on Tuscarawas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.46%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bolivar government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,023 average adjusted gross income)
0.24% of residents moved from foreign countries ($76 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.56% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,737 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Bolivar:
Bolivar fatal accident list:
Jun 15, 1975 05:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 29 meters (95ft)
Total average daily traffic: 80,380
Total average daily truck traffic: 9,158
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bolivar)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bolivar)
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bolivar)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bolivar, OH
Total of 35 patent applications in 2008-2013.