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Demographics

People

Total Population322
Male Share of the Population51.6%
Female Share of the Population48.4%
Senior Citizens16.8%
Employed Population 16+205
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married41.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.2%
Median Earnings25+$41,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$83,750
% Above Poverty Level92.5%
% Below Poverty Level7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home22%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$1,609
Median House Value$114,800

Ancestry

German23.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.7%
English18.3%
Irish15.8%
French Except Basque4.7%
Swedish3.7%
Dutch3.7%
Scottish3.7%
Czech3.1%
Italian1.2%
Welsh0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
Portuguese0.6%
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Houston Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Platte County
Standard Zip Codes64151
Phone Area Codes816
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.21
Approximate Longitude-94.63

Houston Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationKANSAS CITY DOWNTOWN AP
Distance5.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp46 to 67 F
Jul Temp72 to 91 F
Oct Temp49 to 69 F
Annual Precip35.5 inches
StationINDEPENDENCE
Distance12.7 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp42 to 64 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 67 F
Annual Precip43.1 inches
StationOLATHE 3 E
Distance22.8 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp45 to 67 F
Jul Temp69 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 69 F
Annual Precip40.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Gladstone26,562$61,870
Lake Waukomis973$98,472
Oakview409$66,250
Parkville6,124$151,711
Platte Woods430$94,583
Riverside3,103$39,808
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