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Demographics

People

Total Population4,827
Male Share of the Population45.9%
Female Share of the Population54.1%
Senior Citizens11.6%
Employed Population 16+2,562
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married45%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.8%
Median Earnings25+$37,618
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,162

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,292
% Above Poverty Level87%
% Below Poverty Level13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone28.4%
Median Gross Rent$919
Median House Value$141,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28.3%
German22.2%
Irish18.6%
English9.6%
Dutch3.2%
French Except Basque2.6%
Norwegian2.1%
Swedish1.9%
Danishn1.9%
Italian1.9%
Polish1.8%
Swiss1.3%
Welsh1%
Scottish0.8%
Hungarian0.6%
Belgian0.4%
Czech0.3%
Finnish0.1%
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Platte City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Platte County
Standard Zip Codes64079
Phone Area Codes816
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.36
Approximate Longitude-94.77

Platte City 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 INTL AP
Distance6 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip37.9 inches
StationEDGERTON
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp16 to 38 F
Apr Temp41 to 68 F
Jul Temp65 to 90 F
Oct Temp42 to 70 F
Annual Precip39 inches
StationKANSAS CITY DOWNTOWN AP
Distance20.1 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Camden Point695$108,750
Dearborn446$48,750
Farley254$69,688
Ferrelview373$0
Tracy279$0
Weston1,514$81,528

Platte City Public Schools

Donald D. Siegrist Elem.
1701 Branch St
ZIP: 64079
(816) 858-5977
Primary
Total Enrollment 617
Northland Career Ctr.
1801 Branch St
ZIP: 64079
(816) 858-5505
High
Paxton Sch.
1601 Branch St
ZIP: 64079
(816) 858-5808
Middle
Total Enrollment 422
Platte City Middle
900 Pirate Dr
ZIP: 64079
(816) 858-2036
Middle
Total Enrollment 624
Platte County High
1501 Branch St
ZIP: 64079
(816) 858-2822
High
Total Enrollment 1104
Rising Star Elem.
1009 Second St
ZIP: 64079
(816) 858-2167
Primary
Total Enrollment 156
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