The City of Platte City had a population of 5,060 as of July 1, 2019. Platte City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 City is located at latitude 39.3703 and longitude -94.7825 in Platte County. The formal boundaries for the City of Platte City encompass a land area of 3.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Platte County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 820 feet.
The City of Platte City (GNIS ID: 2396226) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Platte City: Martinsville, Platte, Platte Falls.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Platte City, MO Housing Affordability Index is 209
State of Missouri Housing Affordability Index is 156
|The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.|
|Platte City, MO Wealth Index is 68
State of Missouri Wealth Index is 82
|The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.|
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|Population in Households||4,908|
|Population in Familes||3,786|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||152|
|Median Household Income||$69,631|
|Average Household Income||$80,012|
|Per Capita Income||$33,392|
|Total Housing Units||2,349 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,094 (46.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,035 (44.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||220 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$164,151|
|Housing Affordability Index2||209|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.28%|
|Per Capita Income||2.55%|
The table below compares Platte City to the other 1,034 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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||# 141||86th|
|Population Density||# 223||79th|
|Diversity Index||# 153||85th|
|Median Household Income||# 119||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 130||88th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.