About City of Rolla Mo.
Rolla is a city of about 20,000 located in the middle of Missouri. Located at the intersection of I-44 and State Highway 63, Rolla is centrally located within the state and less than 100 miles from St. Louis, Jefferson City, Columbia and Springfield. The City of Rolla is home to Missouri University of Science and Technology, Missouri’s premier technological research university, and boasts a history that predates the Civil War. Our parks system boasts over 304 acres including over 10 miles of walking trails, outdoor water park and state of the art indoor fitness complex. Rolla is consistently ranked among the most livable and desirable communities in the country by a number of publications.From the Blue Ribbon Schools to a regional medical center to a diverse economy, Rolla has been called one of the "101 Best Outdoor" towns and one of "America’s Dream Towns."