The City of La Plata had a population of 1,253 as of July 1, 2017.
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 (GNIS ID: 2395569) 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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for La Plata: LaPlata, Laplata.
|Daytime Population: Workers||392|
|Daytime Population: Residents||716|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,108|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.88|
|Population in Households||1,222|
|Population in Familes||962|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||31|
|Median Household Income||$32,592|
|Average Household Income||$42,106|
|Per Capita Income||$18,321|
|Total Housing Units||683 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||333 (48.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||200 (29.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||150 (22.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,618|
|Average Home Value||$135,928|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
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, 2017 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||# 333||68th|
|Population Density||# 511||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 505||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 883||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 863||16th|
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