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Platte Woods, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Platte Woods had a population of 394 as of July 1, 2016. Platte Woods ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Platte Woods is located at latitude 39.2288 and longitude -94.6522 in Platte County. The formal boundaries for the City of Platte Woods (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Platte County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,020 feet.

The City of Platte Woods (GNIS ID: 2396227) 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.

The City of Platte Woods is located within Township of Fox, a minor civil division (MCD) of Platte County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Platte Woods population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Platte Woods, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 394
Population in Households 394
Population in Familes 281
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,060
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 167
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 90
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 176 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 95 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 72 (40.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $206,818
Average Home Value $216,489


Median Household Income $60,800
Average Household Income $87,550
Per Capita Income $42,081
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.7%
Households 0.39% 0.82%
Families -3.58% 0.44%
Median Household Income   3.11%
Per Capita Income   2.3%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Platte Woods, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Platte Woods to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 567 45th
Population Density1 # 328 68th
Diversity Index2 # 94 91st
Median Household Income # 119 89th
Per Capita Income # 31 97th

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