Bartow Information

Bartow Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bartow, FL

General Bartow Information

State: Florida

County: Polk County

Close cities: Willow Oak, FL, Lakeland, FL, Jan Phyl Village, FL, Lithia, FL, Wahneta, FL, Winter Haven, FL, Mulberry, FL, Lakeland Highlands, FL, Fort Meade, FL, Alturas, FL, Highland City, FL, Homeland, FL, Medulla, FL

Bartow Population (census data)
Total 16,818 (+7.4% since 2000)
Male 8,336 (49.6%)
Female 8,482 (50.4%)

Population Density: 1,498 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.7 (US Avg is 100)

Bartow Elevation: 116 feet above sea level

Land Area: 11.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $47,464

Zip Codes: 33831, and 33830.

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Bartow Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (61.6%)
  • Black (28.4%)
  • Hispanic (8.1%)
  • Other race (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.2%)
  • English (9.1%)
  • Irish (7.8%)
  • German (7.3%)
  • Italian (1.9%)
  • Dutch (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 822 people (4.9%)
  • Latin America (83.3%)
  • Asia (16.7%)

Local Bartow Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Tampa Bay Rays
NFL Football: Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NBA Basketball: Orlando Magic,
NHL Hockey: Tampa Bay Lightning
NCAA Sports: University of South Florida, University of Central Florida

Bartow School Information

High Schools
Bartow Senior High School (1270 South Broadway Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Middle Schools
Bartow Middle School (550 E Clower Street, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Compass Middle Charter School (550 E Clower Street, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Bartow Elementary Academy (590 South Wilson Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Floral Avenue Elementary School (1530 South Floral Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Gibbons Street Elementary School (1860 E Gibbons Street, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
James E. Stephens Elementary School (1350 N Maple Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Gause Academy Of Leadership (1395 W Polk Street, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Hospital Homebound (1909 South Floral Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
International Baccalaureate (1270 South Broadway Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Polk Boot Camp/Transition Path (2325 Bob Phillips Road, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Polk County Superintendent's Office (1915 South Floral Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Polk Halfway House (2145 Bob Phillips Road, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Polk Life And Learning Center (1310 South Floral Avenue, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Polk Regional Detention Center (2155 Bob Phillips Road, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)
Union Academy (1795 E Wabash Street, Bartow, FL, 33830 - Polk County School District District)

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