Polo, Missouri Population 2020

531

Polo is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 531, it is the 462nd largest city in Missouri and the 13052nd largest city in the United States. Polo is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -7.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 575 in 2010. Polo reached it's highest population of 575 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Polo has a population density of 863 people per square mile.

The average household income in Polo is $47,000 with a poverty rate of 20.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $475 per month, and the median house value is $75,100. The median age in Polo is 39.4 years, 39.5 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.5 males.

Polo Demographics

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

  • White: 94.19%
  • Two or more races: 5.81%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Polo, Missouri is 531, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 537.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 575.

Polo, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51994.19%
Two or More Races325.81%

Polo Population Pyramid 2020

Polo Median Age

39.4


Total

39.5


Male

39.3


Female

Polo Adults

There are 431 adults, (78 of whom are seniors) in Polo.

Polo Age Dependency

56.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Polo Sex Ratio

Female

279

50.64%

Male

272

49.36%

Polo Households and Families

Polo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Polo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.5%24.5%
All54.4%45.6%
Non Family51.5%48.5%
Female33.3%66.7%
Male22.6%77.4%

54.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2612.1154.4
Non Family1031.1651.5
Married942.775.5
Female333.0633.3
Male312.4822.6

2.62

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Polo Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade61.67%
9th to 12th Grade4412.22%
High School Graduate19654.44%
Some College8122.50%
Associates Degree164.44%
Bachelors Degree102.78%
Graduate Degree71.94%

Polo Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33128117
Hispanic2929
Multiple Races88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 5.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,083$43,750$28,542
Less Than High School$$57,188$13,500
High School Grad$37,188$43,125$29,167
Some College$36,250$41,875$35,000
Bachelors Degree$38,125$38,750$
Graduate Degree$35,625$$

$37,083

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$28,542

Average Female

Polo Language

Polo Language by Age

Polo Language

97.22% of Polo residents speak only English, while 2.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.78% of the population.

Polo Poverty

Polo Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4938517.24%
Hispanic472655.32%
Multiple322681.25%

20.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.49%

Male Poverty Rate

21.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Polo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Polo is Multiple, with 81.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Polo is White, with 17.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.19%.

Name Poverty
High School19.90%
Less Than High School14.00%
Some College11.34%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed14.52%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed12.61%

Polo Income

Polo Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,094$47,000
Families$54,000$53,443
Married Families$64,375-
Non Families$26,458$36,201

Polo Marital Status

Polo Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.7%

Male Marriage Rate

35.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Polo Married by Age and Sex

Polo Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Polo Marital Status by Race

Polo Veterans

56

Number of Veterans

48

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
Second Gulf War20
First Gulf War16
Korea3
World War II

$Polo Veterans by Education

8.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Polo Employment Status

53%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Polo Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.31%

Born in Missouri

99.64%

Native Born

0.36%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.64% of Polo residents were born in the United States, with 77.31% having been born in Missouri. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020531-3-0.56%
2019534-3-0.56%
2018537-1-0.19%
2017538-3-0.55%
201654110.19%
2015540-3-0.55%
2014543-3-0.55%
2013546-6-1.09%
2012552-13-2.30%
2011565-10-1.74%
20105750.00%