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Platte County, MO
The county was named for the Platte land purchase

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Platte County is one of 114 counties in Missouri.

The county is in the Kansas City metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 80,967. This was an increase of  9.74% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$55,849
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Platte County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Platte County was $34,083. This was an increase of 19.7% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 110% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Platte City

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23% of Platte County residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Platte County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Platte County include Alexander Cemetery, Allen Cemetery, Bain Cemetery, Bellis Cemetery, Brasfield Cemetery, Brightwell Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Camden Point Cemetery, Campground Cemetery, Chinn Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Platte County include Camden Point, Dearborn, Edgerton, Farley, Ferrelview, Houston Lake, Iatan, Lake Waukomis, Northmoor, Parkville ... View communities

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Colleges in Platte County include Park University ... View colleges

School districts in Platte County include North Platte County. R-I, Park Hill, Platte County. R-Iii, West Platte County. R-Ii ... View school districts

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Libraries

Libraries in Platte County include Camden Point Branch, Dearborn Branch, Edgerton Branch, Parkville Branch, Platte City Branch, Riverside Branch, Weston Branch ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Platte County include Platte County Citizen, Platte County Landmark, Platte County Sun Gazette ... View newspapers

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Politics

Platte County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Platte County political report.

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Travel

Airports in Platte County include Kansas City International

Hotels in Platte County include Best Western Prairie View Inn, Comfort Inn Kansas City International Airport, Super 8, Super 8, Travelodge

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