Platte Woods, Missouri

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Platte Woods Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 8 miles N of Kansas City, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 9 miles NW of Kansas City, Missouri
County Platte
Metro Area Kansas City
Standard Zip Codes 64151
Phone Area Codes 816
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.229
Longitude -94.647

Platte Woods Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 44 to 65 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.9 inches
Distance 8.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 46 to 67 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 69 F
Annual Precip 35.5 inches
Station OLATHE 3 E
Distance 24.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 45 to 67 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 69 F
Annual Precip 40.1 inches
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Platte Woods Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 474 100%
Male 226 47.7%
Female 248 52.3%
Under 18 86 18.1%
18+ 388 81.9%
65+ 97 20.5%
Median Age 44.3
Average Family Size 2.69
White 455 96%
African-American 12 2.5%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 2 0.4%
Mixed Race 4 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 4 0.8%

Estimated Platte Woods Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 462
Growth -12
Growth % -2.5%

Platte Woods Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 25.6%
English 15.6%
US/American 11.5%
Irish 11%
Scotch-Irish 7.1%
European 3.9%
Norwegian 3.7%
Italian 2.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.9%
Scottish 2.4%
Swedish 2.4%
African 1.2%
Czech 1.2%
Polish 1.2%
Lithuanian 1%
Swiss 1%
Scandinavian 1%
British 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.7%
Welsh 0.7%
Czechoslovakian 0.5%
French Canadian 0.5%
Hungarian 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
Danish 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Platte Woods 474 $76,937
Houston Lake 284 $61,875
Lake Waukomis 917 $69,375
Oakview 386 $56,875
Parkville 4,059 $86,820
Riverside 2,979 $36,205
Weatherby Lake 1,873 $94,643
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