The City of La Plata had a population of 1,342 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for La Plata is located at latitude 40.024 and longitude -92.4908 in Macon County. The formal boundaries for the City of La Plata (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Macon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 935 feet.
The City of La Plata has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with La Plata population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for La Plata: LaPlata, Laplata.
|Population in Households||1,311|
|Population in Familes||1,035|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||31|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||683 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||370 (54.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||206 (30.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||108 (15.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,070|
|Average Home Value||$111,590|
|Median Household Income||$32,993|
|Average Household Income||$42,520|
|Per Capita Income||$18,338|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.25%|
|Per Capita Income||2.88%|
The table below compares La Plata to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 325||69th|
|Population Density1||# 488||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 492||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 827||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 729||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.