Platte City, Missouri Population 2022

5,030
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Platte City is a city located in Platte County Missouri. Platte City has a 2020 population of 5,030. It is also the county seat of Platte County. Platte City is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 7.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,679 in 2010.

The average household income in Platte City is $68,978 with a poverty rate of 3.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,054 per month, and the median house value is $162,100. The median age in Platte City is 30.8 years, 29.2 years for males, and 31.4 years for females.

Platte City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Platte Citywas:

  • White: 95.24%
  • Two or more races: 2.21%
  • Black or African American: 1.68%
  • Asian: 0.75%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Platte City, Missouri is 5,030 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,030.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,679.

Platte City, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,70395.24%
Black or African American831.68%
Asian370.75%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.12%
Two or More Races1092.21%
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Platte City Population by Race

Platte City Population Pyramid 2022

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Platte City Median Age

32.8


Total

27.1


Male

36.3


Female

Platte City Adults

There are 3,521 adults, (334 of whom are seniors) in Platte City.

Platte City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

10.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Platte City Sex Ratio

Female

2,611

52.88%

Male

2,327

47.12%

Platte City Population by Age

Platte City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Platte City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.9%29.1%
All44.3%55.7%
Female37%63%
Non Family35.2%64.8%
Male15.5%84.5%

44.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Platte City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9872.3444.3
Married5642.9470.9
Male1423.2715.5
Female4622.9737
Non Family8191.4135.2

2.91

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Platte City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.27%
9th to 12th Grade632.09%
High School Graduate1,03134.23%
Some College92530.71%
Associates Degree1655.48%
Bachelors Degree55318.36%
Graduate Degree2678.86%
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Platte City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Platte City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black837464
Hispanic1059831
White2,7532,698720
Asian37375
2+ Races36363
Islander66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 77.11%.

Platte City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,751$47,813$33,167
Less Than 9th Grade$18,846$$
High School Graduate$24,306$31,094$
Some College$42,431$51,657$32,394
Bachelors Degree$46,050$34,905$51,875
Graduate Degree$70,679$115,566$52,019

$36,751

Average Earnings

$47,813

Average Male

$33,167

Average Female

Platte City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Platte City Language by Age

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Platte City Language

97.42% of Platte City residents speak only English, while 2.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.58% of the population.

Platte City Language

Platte City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,2541473.46%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic2183315.14%

3.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.82%

Male Poverty Rate

5.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Platte City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Platte City is White, with 3.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Platte City is Hispanic, with 15.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.44%.

Platte City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade2.94%
High School0.66%
Some College5.21%
Bachelors or Greater4.10%

Platte City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.10%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.70%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Platte City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Platte City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,838$66,217
Families$50,000$68,677
Married Families$89,826-
Non Families$48,438$56,346
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Income by Household Type

Platte City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.1%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Platte City Married by Age and Sex

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Platte City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Platte City Marital Status by Race

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Platte City Marital Status

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291

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War86
First Gulf War103
Vietnam63
Korea30
World War II14

Platte City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3444
35 to 54112
55 to 6440
65 to 7446
75+49

Platte City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2808.53%
2+ Races1115.07%
Hispanic2825.45%

Platte City Veterans by Race

Platte City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Platte City Veterans by Education

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74.1%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Platte City Employment by Age

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Platte City Employment by Race

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Platte City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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52.69%

Born in Platte City

98.16%

Native Born

1.84%

Foreign Born

0.43%

Non Citizen

1.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.16% of Platte City residents were born in the United States, with 52.69% having been born in Missouri. 0.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Platte City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19902,9470.00%
20003,8669192.75%
20104,6798131.93%
20114,719400.85%
20124,761420.89%
20134,778170.36%
20144,805270.57%
20154,827220.46%
20164,867400.83%
20174,915480.99%
20184,930150.31%
20194,955250.51%
20204,980250.50%
20215,005250.50%
20225,030250.50%

Platte City Population by Year