Bartow Polk County, Florida

Bartow: County seat of Polk County, Florida

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Location of Bartow on Florida map.

About

Bartow is a city located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 17,298 and a population density of 128 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 20,147 inhabitants.

The city was created 170 years ago in 1850.

Geography

Bartow is located at 27°53'47"N 81°50'35"W (27.8964100, -81.8431400).

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Weather

Bartow forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 93, with temperatures falling to around 89 in the afternoon. Heat index values as high as 102. West southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. more

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Bartow Quick Facts

Population : 20,147 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : Polk County
Postal code : 33830–33831
Phone Area Codes : 863
Area : 135.53 km2
Altitude : 121 feet / 37 meters
Capital city : Bartow is capital of Polk County
Establishment : January 01, 1851 (170 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 19:06:12 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 149 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 14.14% (2010-2019)
Weather : 93℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Bartow increased by 14.14% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,298 - census
2011 17,324 0.15% estimation process
2012 17,475 0.86% estimation process
2013 17,679 1.15% estimation process
2014 18,116 2.41% estimation process
2015 18,598 2.59% estimation process
2016 19,117 2.71% estimation process
2017 19,472 1.82% estimation process
2018 19,870 2% estimation process
2019 20,147 1.37% estimation process

Bartow zip code is 33830. County name: Polk, County fips: 12105

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People born in Bartow (36)

People born in Bartow, including basketball player Tracy McGrady, politician Adam Putnam, basketball player Theron Smith, you can see a list of people who born in Bartow.

Schools

College & universities near Bartow

Code Name City ZIP
135522 Traviss Technical College Lakeland (FL) 33803
137564 Southeastern University Lakeland (FL) 33801-6034

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bartow

Code Name Address Type
WTH Winter Haven 1800 7th St SW RAIL
LAK Lakeland 600 East Main Street RAIL
LKL Lakeland 600 East Main Street RAIL
SBG Sebring 601 East Center St RAIL
TPA Union Station 601 North Nebraska Ave RAIL

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Polk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County , FL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lakeland 112,136 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Winter Haven 44,955 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Haines City 26,009 City in Polk County, Florida, United States of America
Lake Wales 16,759 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Auburndale 16,650 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Citrus Ridge 13,285 Census designated place in Florida
Lakeland Highlands 11,056 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Highland City 10,834 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Winston 9,050
Cypress Gardens 8,917 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Medulla 8,892 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Fuller Heights 8,758
Willow Oak 6,732 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Inwood 6,403
Kathleen 6,332
Fort Meade 6,257 City in Polk County, Florida, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Bartow distances to largest Florida cities

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