Bolivia is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 152 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bolivia is the 546th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Bolivia isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bolivia are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bolivia is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bolivia who work in sales jobs (26.92%), food service (16.67%), and office and administrative support (14.10%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bolivia has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bolivia has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bolivia than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bolivia may be for you.
Bolivia is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Bolivia is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Bolivia are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.99% of adults in Bolivia have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bolivia in 2010 was $15,116, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,464 for a family of four.
The people who call Bolivia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bolivia residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Bolivia include Irish, English, Scottish, German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Bolivia is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Arabic.