Platte City, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,554 housing units in Platte City. This represents a 21.7% growth from 1,277 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,540 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 14 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Platte City is about 50.6%. Platte City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Platte City were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.60%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms30.80%
Three Bedrooms39.90%
Four Bedrooms12.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$111,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$88,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1981
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$759

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.50%
Home Equity Loan4.80%
Simple Mortgage62%
Debt Free23.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%