Plattsburg, Missouri Population 2023

2,192

Plattsburg is a city located in Clinton County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Clinton County. With a 2023 population of 2,192, it is the 246th largest city in Missouri and the 10463rd largest city in the United States.Plattsburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.45% annually and its population has decreased by -6.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,335 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Plattsburg has a population density of 609 people per square mile.

The average household income in Plattsburg is $63,354 with a poverty rate of 13.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Plattsburg is 47.1 years, 46.7 years for males, and 47.3 years for females.

Plattsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 84.24%
  • Black or African American: 8.48%
  • Two or more races: 3.64%
  • Asian: 3.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.30%
  • Other race: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Plattsburg, Missouri is 2,192 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,335.

Plattsburg, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Native American

Plattsburg Population by Race

Plattsburg Population Pyramid 2023

Plattsburg Median Age

47.1

Total

46.7

Male

47.3

Female

Plattsburg Adults

There are 1,898 adults, (489 of whom are seniors) in Plattsburg.

Plattsburg Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Plattsburg Sex Ratio

Female1,13848.74%
Male1,19751.26%

Plattsburg Population by Age

Plattsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.92

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

64.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Plattsburg Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Plattsburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Plattsburg Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Plattsburg Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$42,614

Average Earnings

$46,453

Average Male

$31,538

Average Female

Plattsburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Plattsburg Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Plattsburg Language

96.53% of Plattsburg residents speak only English, while 3.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.85% of the population.

Plattsburg Language

Plattsburg Poverty by Race

rate

13.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.57%

Male Poverty Rate

16.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Plattsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Plattsburg is Multiple, with 20.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Plattsburg is Black, with 2.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.78%.

Plattsburg Poverty

Plattsburg Poverty Rate by Education

Plattsburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Plattsburg Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Plattsburg Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Plattsburg Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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 55-64.

Plattsburg Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Plattsburg Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

264

Number of Veterans

238

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Plattsburg Veterans by War

Plattsburg Veterans by Age

count

Plattsburg Veterans by Race

Plattsburg Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Plattsburg Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Plattsburg Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Plattsburg Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Plattsburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

69.53%

Born in Plattsburg

102.70%

Native Born

2.39%

Foreign Born

2.12%

Non Citizen

0.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

102.70% of Plattsburg residents were born in the United States, with 69.53% having been born in Missouri. 2.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Plattsburg Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Plattsburg Population by Year