Bolivar Homes For Sale
An amazing place to make your home!
Bolivar, OH – a small village in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, is a wonderful place to settle and explore all that Northeastern OH has to offer! If you are looking for a small village feel, with accessibility to Canton, Akron, New Philadelphia and Columbus…Bolivar is perfect for you!
Things to See in Bolivar
The O&E Canal Path – the towpath worn by the hooves of mules and horses along the canal has been rejuvenated as a walking/biking path, thanks to the efforts of the Bolivar community, the Ohio & Erie Canalway, and many generous benefactors and volunteers. The O&E Canal Towpath will stretch from Cleveland to New Philadelphia when it is totally complete.
Lifestyle + Attractions
One of only two incorporated villages in Lawrence Township, Bolivar is a quaint, rural village in Tuscarawas County. The community is rich in history, boasts an excellent school system, and is a wonderful place to call home. The Tuscarawas River winds alongside the eastern boundary of Bolivar, and winds through the northern and western land surrounding the village. I-77 runs through Bolivar, putting neighboring cities and communities, and the attractions therein, within reach. To the north, Canton is located approximately 12 miles away, and Akron is approximately 35 miles away. Nearby communities include the village of Zoar, Strasburg, East Sparta, Mineral City, Navarre, Beach City and Magnolia.
Bolivar residents may access the many employment opportunities in Tuscarawas County and Stark County, which is home to major corporations including Eleet Cryogenics Inc , Harris Battery, Timken Company, Diebold Nixdorf, the Kenan Advantage Group, and more. Situated on the southern tip of Bolivar, Fort Laurens is the historic site of Ohio’s only Revolutionary War fort, and now hosts a museum telling the story of the fort dating back to 1778. Just across the river near Fort Laurens lies Zoar Golf Course and Wilkshire Golf Course while Bolivar is primarily residential, there are a handful of restaurants and shops scattered throughout the community.
The majority of students in Bolivar attend schools within Tuscarawas Valley Local School District, which operates Bolivar Elementary School, Tuscarawas Valley Middle School, and Tuscarawas Valley High School. Additionally, Bolivar residents may attend private schools throughout the region. While there are no institutions of higher learning in Bolivar, there are a variety of colleges and universities in nearby Canton, Akron and other communities.