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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Platte Citywas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Platte City
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.