Plattsburg, Missouri Population 2020

2,247

Plattsburg is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 2,247, it is the 223rd largest city in Missouri and the 7182nd largest city in the United States. Plattsburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually and its population has decreased by -3.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,319 in 2010. Plattsburg reached it's highest population of 2,317 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Plattsburg has a population density of 624 people per square mile.

The average household income in Plattsburg is $59,822 with a poverty rate of 12.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $763 per month, and the median house value is $113,500. The median age in Plattsburg is 42.7 years, 41.1 years for males, and 45.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.3 males.

Plattsburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Plattsburg was:

  • White: 87.93%
  • Black or African American: 5.51%
  • Other race: 4.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Plattsburg, Missouri is 2,247, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,253.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,319.

Plattsburg, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,02687.93%
Black or African American1275.51%
Some Other Race1014.38%
Two or More Races381.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.22%

Plattsburg Population Pyramid 2020

Plattsburg Median Age

42.7


Total

41.1


Male

45.4


Female

Plattsburg Adults

There are 1,863 adults, (419 of whom are seniors) in Plattsburg.

Plattsburg Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Plattsburg Sex Ratio

Female

1,150

49.91%

Male

1,154

50.09%

Plattsburg Households and Families

Plattsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Plattsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family59%41%
Male58.3%41.7%
Female50.5%49.5%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0092.2370.9
Married4563.0987.3
Non Family3981.0659
Female1072.9750.5
Male482.1758.3

2.88

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Plattsburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade503.16%
9th to 12th Grade1398.79%
High School Graduate61238.69%
Some College33120.92%
Associates Degree1388.72%
Bachelors Degree21213.40%
Graduate Degree1006.32%

Plattsburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4211,265307
Black105765
Hispanic4945
Other Race4945
Native American77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,023$50,208$25,893
Less Than High School$$$17,000
High School Grad$39,659$45,096$25,304
Some College$40,813$51,042$25,781
Bachelors Degree$42,266$41,719$55,074
Graduate Degree$73,125$66,250$73,125

$41,023

Average Earnings

$50,208

Average Male

$25,893

Average Female

Plattsburg Language

Plattsburg Language by Age

Plattsburg Language

94.33% of Plattsburg residents speak only English, while 5.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.71% of the population.

Plattsburg Poverty

Plattsburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,96824912.65%
Black1272418.90%
Multiple381128.95%
Native77100.00%

12.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.86%

Male Poverty Rate

15.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Plattsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Plattsburg is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Plattsburg is White, with 12.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.02%
Bachelors or Greater12.87%
High School10.30%
Some College9.38%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.56%
Female Unemployed29.17%
Female Employed16.45%
Male Employed0.69%

Plattsburg Income

Plattsburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,073$59,822
Families$64,375$73,906
Married Families$77,895-
Non Families$28,889$37,517

Plattsburg Marital Status

Plattsburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Plattsburg Married by Age and Sex

Plattsburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Plattsburg Marital Status by Race

Plattsburg Veterans

275

Number of Veterans

256

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam100
First Gulf War39
Korea25
Second Gulf War12
World War II10
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5482
55 to 6478
65 to 7469
75+46
18 to 34

$Plattsburg Veterans by Education

16.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Plattsburg Employment Status

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Plattsburg Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

68.45%

Born in Missouri

97.48%

Native Born

2.52%

Foreign Born

2.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.48% of Plattsburg residents were born in the United States, with 68.45% having been born in Missouri. 2.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,247-3-0.13%
20192,250-3-0.13%
20182,253-16-0.71%
20172,269-3-0.13%
20162,272-12-0.53%
20152,284301.33%
20142,254-36-1.57%
20132,290-5-0.22%
20122,295-15-0.65%
20112,310-7-0.30%
20102,3170.00%