Bolt, West Virginia Population 2024

238

Bolt is a city located in Raleigh County West Virginia. Bolt has a 2024 population of 238. Bolt is currently declining at a rate of -3.64% annually and its population has decreased by -42.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 417 in 2020.

The average household income in Bolt is $74,077 with a poverty rate of 0%. The median age in Bolt is 65.6 years: 68.2 years for males, and 65.2 years for females.

Bolt Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bolt was:

  • White: 80.86%
  • Two or more races: 19.14%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
5.4 sq mi
Density (mi²)
43.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-42.93% (-179)
The current population of Bolt, West Virginia is 238 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 417.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White20780.86%
Two or more races4919.14%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Bolt Population by Race

Bolt Population Pyramid 2024

Bolt Median Age

65.6

Total

68.2

Male

65.2

Female

Bolt Adults

There are 229 adults, (144 of whom are seniors) in Bolt.

Bolt Age Dependency

201.2

Age Dependency Ratio

169.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bolt Sex Ratio

Female10641.41%
Male15058.59%

Bolt Population by Age

Bolt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1022.511000
Married1022.511000
Male0000
Female0000
Non Family0000

2.51

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bolt Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade00%
Associates Degree00%
Bachelors Degree00%
Graduate Degree00%
High School Graduate12258.1%
Less Than 9th Grade6631.43%
Some College2210.48%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bolt Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bolt Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White161950
2+ Races49490

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 0%.

Bolt Educational Attainment by Race

Bolt Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bolt Language

100% of Bolt residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Bolt Language

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0%
High School0%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Bolt Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Bolt Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bolt Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$66,020$74,077
Households$66,020$74,077
Married Families$66,020$-999,999,999
Non Families--

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bolt Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

80.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.7%

Male Marriage Rate

100.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bolt Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bolt Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Bolt Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bolt Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

0

Number of Veterans

0

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Vietnam0
Korea0
World War II0

Bolt Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
18 to 340
35 to 540
55 to 640
65 to 740
75+0

Bolt Veterans by Age

count

Bolt Veterans by Race

Bolt Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bolt Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

17.9%

Labor Force Participation

17.9%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Bolt Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bolt Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bolt Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

64.84%

Born in Bolt

100%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Bolt residents were born in the United States, with 64.84% having been born in West Virginia. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bolt Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024238-9-3.64%
2023247-9-3.52%
2022256-9-3.4%
2021265-152-36.45%
2020417-247-37.2%
2019664-229-25.64%
201889325640.19%
2017637-55-7.95%
20166929415.72%
2015598-30-4.78%
2014628315.19%
20135979218.22%
2012505-3-0.59%
2011508-40-7.3%
201054800%

Bolt Population by Year