Rolla Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Rolla, MO

General Rolla Information

State: Missouri

County: Phelps County

Close cities: Newburg, MO, Doolittle, MO, Dixon, MO, Rolla, MO, Jerome, MO, Salem, MO, St. James, MO, Cook Station, MO, Dean Ford, MO, Vichy, MO

Rolla Population (census data)
Total 18,443 (+10.6% since 2000)
Male 9,749 (52.9%)
Female 8,694 (47.1%)

Population Density: 1,633 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.4 (US Avg is 100)

Rolla Elevation: 1,119 feet above sea level

Land Area: 11.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,574

Zip Codes: 65402, 65409, and 65401.

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Rolla Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (88.3%)
  • Black (2.9%)
  • Chinese (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.7%)
  • Irish (12.6%)
  • English (10.9%)
  • United States (10.4%)
  • French (3.5%)
  • Italian (2.8%)
Foriegn Born: 1,257 people (6.8%)
  • Asia (82.5%)
  • Europe (17.5%)

Local Rolla Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: University of Missouri, St. Louis University

Rolla School Information

High Schools
Rolla Junior High (1360 Soest Road, Rolla, MO, 65401 - Rolla 31 District)
Rolla Senior High (900 Bulldog Run, Rolla, MO, 65401 - Rolla 31 District)
Middle Schools
Rolla Middle (1111 Soest Road, Rolla, MO, 65401 - Rolla 31 District)
Elementary Schools
Colonel John B. Wyman Elementary (402 Lanning Lane, Rolla, MO, 65401 - Rolla 31 District)
Harry S. Truman Elementary (1001 E 18th Street, Rolla, MO, 65401 - Rolla 31 District)
Mark Twain Elementary (681 Salem Avenue, Rolla, MO, 65401 - Rolla 31 District)
Other/Private Schools
B W Robinson State School (300 Lanning Lane, Rolla, MO, 65401 - State Schools For Severely Handicapped District)

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