Bolivar County Population 2017

Bolivar County's estimated population is 32,737 with a growth rate of -1.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bolivar County is the 25th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201632,737-612-1.84%
201533,349-534-1.58%
201433,883-163-0.48%
201334,046-13-0.04%
201234,0592290.68%
201133,830-259-0.76%
201034,089-7,786-18.59%
199041,875-4,090-8.90%
198045,965-3,444-6.97%
197049,409-5,055-9.28%
196054,464-8,540-13.55%
195063,004-4,570-6.76%
194067,574-3,477-4.89%
193071,05113,38223.20%
192057,6698,76417.92%
191048,90513,47838.04%
190035,4275,44718.17%
189029,98011,32860.73%
188018,6528,92091.66%
18709,732-739-7.06%
186010,4717,894306.33%
18502,5771,22190.04%
18401,3560.00%

Bolivar County Population Growth

Population Data via

Bolivar County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American21,43465.47%
White11,32334.59%
Asian2780.85%
Two or More Races2290.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native650.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.06%

Bolivar County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Bolivar County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cleveland1233412101-233-1.89%
Shelby22292083-146-6.55%
Shaw19471803-144-7.40%
Rosedale18711727-144-7.70%
Mound Bayou15331446-87-5.68%
Boyle650610-40-6.15%
Benoit480448-32-6.67%
Gunnison452422-30-6.64%
Merigold439410-29-6.61%
Duncan423401-22-5.20%
Beulah348325-23-6.61%
Pace274256-18-6.57%
Alligator208194-14-6.73%
Winstonville191178-13-6.81%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990