Platte City Information

Platte City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Platte City, MO

General Platte City Information

State: Missouri

County: Platte County

Close cities: Ferrelview, MO, Waldron, MO, West Platte, MO, Weston, MO, Linkville, MO, Kansas City, MO, Platte Gardens, MO, Weatherby Lake, MO, Farley, MO, Edgerton, MO, Tracy, MO, Tiffany Springs, MO, Camden Point, MO, Smithville, MO, Platte Woods, MO

Platte City Population (census data)
Total 4,805 (+25.0% since 2000)
Male 2,391 (49.8%)
Female 2,414 (50.2%)

Population Density: 1,426 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.6 (US Avg is 100)

Platte City Elevation: 810 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.37 square miles

Median Household Income: $50,487

Zip Codes: 64079.

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Platte City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.8%)
  • Black (3.3%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.5%)
  • United States (13.0%)
  • English (11.9%)
  • Irish (10.6%)
  • Dutch (2.2%)
  • Scottish (1.9%)

Local Platte City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: University of Kansas, University of Missouri

Platte City School Information

High Schools
Platte County High (1501 Branch & 92 Highway, Platte City, MO, 64079 - Platte County R-III District)
Middle Schools
Platte City Middle (900 Pirate Drive, Platte City, MO, 64079 - Platte County R-III District)
Elementary Schools
Donald D. Siegrist Elementary (1701 Branch & 92 Highway, Platte City, MO, 64079 - Platte County R-III District)
Rising Star Elementary (1009 Second Street, Platte City, MO, 64079 - Platte County R-III District)
Other/Private Schools
Barry School (2001 NW 87th Terrace, Platte City, MO, 64079 - Platte County R-III District)
Paxton School (1601 Branch & 92 Highway, Platte City, MO, 64079 - Platte County R-III District)

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