Platte City, Missouri 

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Population

4,867

+7.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.7%

Median Income

$57,489

Median Home Price

$171,400

Best Places to Live in Platte City, Missouri

Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Platte City, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Attractive downtown
Cons
-Growth & sprawl
-Uninteresting physical setting
-Crime rates

Local Listings in Platte City
 $888,000 
18550 N American Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | 6500 SqFt
 $239,000 
15335 NW 126th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2262 SqFt
 $269,900 
30 Hillcrest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1711 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Kansas City Metro Area

Kansas City is a large, prosperous, self-sufficient and culturally rich city located astride the Missouri River. The downtown area and most of the population are on the older Missouri side, filled with shaded neighborhoods and mixed development. For the past 20 years the big growth has been on the Kansas side to the southwest in suburbs like Overland Park, Lenexa, and Shawnee.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Platte City
Zip Codes: 64079
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Platte City is 2.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Platte City jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Platte City's cost of living is 2.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Platte City's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Platte City, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Platte county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Platte City's population is 4,867 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Platte City is $171,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Platte City public schools spend $10,620 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Platte City. More Education


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It's a good time to buy in Platte City. Home Appreciation is up 9.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Platte City Real Estate

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Broken Truck - 8/21/2015
Right on, thanks for sharing! I am visiting Platte city right now actually visiting my relatives! I'm having a really good time, except for one thing. My truck broke... Read More

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Low Cost of Living - 8/4/2008
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NEW LISTINGS IN PLATTE CITY
$888,000
18550 N American Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$239,000
15335 NW 126th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$269,900
30 Hillcrest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$274,900
12745 Oak Hill Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$179,500
5 Murray Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$420,000
16240 NW 126th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$226,900
19 Atchison Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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