Polk County , Missouri

Polk County: County in Missouri, United States

Polk County locator map
Location of Polk County on Missouri map.

About

Polk County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 31,137 and a population density of 19 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 32,149 inhabitants. Its county seat is Bolivar. The county was created 186 years ago in 1835.

Geography

Polk County is located at 37°36'59"N 93°24'2"W (37.6164800, -93.4005300). It has 5 neighbors: Cedar County, Dade County, Dallas County, Hickory County and Saint Clair County.

Bolivarmo2-retouched image
Bolivarmo2-retouched

The largest city of Polk County is Polk with a population of 15,224. Other cities include, Bolivar population 11,067, Humansville population 1,059, Pleasant Hope population 604 and Fair Play population 483. See all Polk County cities & populated places.

Bolivarmo2-retouched image

Polk County map

Polk County Quick Facts

Population : 32,149 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
Different from : Polk County
Area : 1664 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.1%
Land as percent of area : 98.9%
Named for : James K. Polk
Capital : Bolivar
Establishment : January 01, 1835
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:00:02 (15th June 2021)
Density : 19 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.15% (2010-2019)

Polk County has 5 neighbours.

  • Bolivar

Demographics

The population of Polk County increased by 3.15% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 31,137 - census
2011 31,202 0.21% estimation process
2012 31,082 -0.39% estimation process
2013 31,117 0.11% estimation process
2014 31,118 0% estimation process
2015 31,256 0.44% estimation process
2016 31,380 0.4% estimation process
2017 31,742 1.14% estimation process
2018 32,214 1.47% estimation process
2019 32,149 -0.2% estimation process

Comitatul Polk, Comte de Polk, Comté de Polk, Condado de Polk, Condado han Polk, Contea di Polk, Hrabstwo Polk, Okrug Polk, Polk, Polk Kun, Polk Kūn, Polk konderria, Polk megye, Quan Polk, Quận Polk, bo er ke xian, mqatʿt bwlk, poku jun, polka ka'unti, shhrstan palk myzwry, Округ Полк, Полк, Փոլկ շրջան, شهرستان پالک، میزوری, مقاطعة بولك, پولک کاؤنٹی،مسوری, پوک کاؤنٹی، مسوری, পোল্ক কাউন্টি, ポーク郡, 波爾克縣

People born in Polk County (2)

People born in Polk County, including Confederate Army soldier Burton Allen Holder, politician Hannibal Blair, you can see a list of people who born in Polk County.

Other places with the same name (11)

Polk County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County.

City Name Population Title
Polk 15,224 County in Missouri, United States
Bolivar 11,067 State of Venezuela
Humansville 1,059 City in Polk County, Missouri, United States
Pleasant Hope 604 City in Polk County, Missouri, United States
Fair Play 483 City in Polk County, Missouri, United States
Morrisville 392 City in Missouri
Halfway 177 Human settlement in Polk County, Missouri, United States of America
Flemington 148 Human settlement in Polk County, Missouri, United States of America
Aldrich 81 Human settlement in Polk County, Missouri, United States of America
Goodnight 18 Village in Missouri, United States

Missouri Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Missouri 6,137,428 State of the United States of America
Saint Louis County 994,205 County in Minnesota, United States
Jackson County 703,011 County in Oregon, United States
Kansas City 495,327 Largest municipality in the U.
Saint Charles County 402,022 County in Missouri, United States
St. Louis 315,685 City in Missouri, United States
Greene County 293,086 County in Tennessee, United States
Clay County 249,948 County in North Carolina, United States
Jefferson County 225,081 County in Missouri, United States
Boone County 180,463 County in West Virginia, United States
Columbia 123,195 City in Missouri, United States
Jasper County 121,328 County in South Carolina, United States
Cass County 105,780 County in Missouri, United States
Platte County 104,418 County in Wyoming, United States
Franklin County 103,967 County in Missouri, United States
Lee's Summit 99,357 City in Missouri, United States

Next page