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Platte City is a city in Platte County, in the Kansas City metro area.
It is the county seat.
The community name derives from French for "flat"
The latitude of Platte City is 39.370N. The longitude is -94.782W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 820 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,836.
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24% of Platte City residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Platte City ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Platte City was $20,288, compared with $21,587 nationally.
24% of Platte City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Platte City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $480. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $955.
Libraries in Platte City include Platte City Branch ... View libraries
Platte County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Platte City political report.
The average commute time for Platte City workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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