Bolivar, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,627 housing units in Bolivar. This represents a 29% growth from 2,812 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,444 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 183 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bolivar is about 55.5%. Bolivar's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bolivar were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.20%
One Bedroom12.60%
Two Bedrooms34.20%
Three Bedrooms42.20%
Four Bedrooms8%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$80,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$335

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan3%
Simple Mortgage42.40%
Debt Free47.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.3%