Platte City, Missouri 

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Population

4,969

+7.5% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$57,489

Median Home Price

$282,600

Median Age

34.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.6 / 5.6

summer / winter

MO Gifts

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.

Platte City, MO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Diverse economy
Entertainment
Attractive downtown
Cons
Growth & sprawl
Uninteresting physical setting
Crime rates


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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Missouri
County: Platte County
Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Platte City
Zip Codes: 64079
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Platte City is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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 9.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Platte City's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Platte county remained Republican, 50.5% to 47.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Platte City's population is 4,969 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 7.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Platte City is Real Estate: $282,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%.

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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Housing Market in Platte City

It's a good time to buy in Platte City. Home Appreciation is up 9.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Platte City is $282,600.

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Reviews for Platte City   2 Reviews
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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