Bolivar is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,015 people and just one neighborhood, Bolivar is the 722nd largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Bolivar was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bolivar is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bolivar is a village of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bolivar who work in sales jobs (12.13%), teaching (11.49%) and personal care services (6.60%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Bolivar is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Being a small village, Bolivar does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.