Polk Polk County, Missouri

Polk: County in Missouri, United States

About

Polk is a city located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Missouri. Its population at the 2010 census was 768. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 732 inhabitants.

The city was created 186 years ago in 1835.

Polk Quick Facts

Population : 732 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
County : Polk County
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 (186 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:43:47 (1st December 2021)
Postal code : 65727
Population growth : -4.92% (2010-2020)
Weather : 39℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Geography

Polk is located at 37°43'45"N 93°17'58"W (37.7292000, -93.2993600). It has 5 neighbors: Cedar County, Dade County, Dallas County, Hickory County and Saint Clair County.

Polk map

Weather

Polk forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Wind chill values as low as 37. Southeast wind around 3 mph. more

Polk has 5 neighbours.

  • Bolivar

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Polk decreased by 4.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 768 - census
2011 762 -0.79% estimation process
2012 759 -0.4% estimation process
2013 747 -1.61% estimation process
2014 739 -1.08% estimation process
2015 738 -0.14% estimation process
2016 738 0% estimation process
2017 737 -0.14% estimation process
2018 738 0.14% estimation process
2019 738 0% estimation process
2020 732 -0.82% estimation process

Polk zip code is 65727. County name: Polk, County fips: 29167

Local Places in Polk

People born in Polk (2)

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

Schools in Polk

College & universities near Polk, MO

Code Name City ZIP
490203 Bolivar Technical College Bolivar (MO) 65613-8095

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Polk, MO

Code Name Address Type
SED Sedalia 100 block of Main Street, through parking lot RAIL

Post offices near Polk

Post Office Name City ZIP
Pittsburg Post Office Pittsburg (MO) 65724

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Polk , Ohio human settlement in Ashland County, Ohio, United States of America with a population of 1,935 people.
  • Polk , Pennsylvania borough of Pennsylvania with a population of 768 people.
  • Polk , Illinois city in Illinois, United States of America with a population of 534 people.
  • Polk , Nebraska human settlement in Polk County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 307 people.

Other cities in Polk County

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

City Name Population Title
Bolivar 11,196 State of Venezuela
Humansville 1,070 City in Polk County, Missouri, United States
Pleasant Hope 610 City in Polk County, Missouri, United States
Fair Play 488 City in Polk County, Missouri, United States
Morrisville 398 City in Missouri
Halfway 179 Human settlement in Polk County, Missouri, United States of America
Flemington 146 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