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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Platte County, Missouri

Platte County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. The county was organized in 1828 and was named for the Platte purchase, Platte being French for a low, shallow, or intermittent stream. As of 2000, the population was 73,781. Its county seat is Platte City. This county is part of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. Kansas City International Airport is located in the county, approximately one mile west of Interstate 29 between mile markers 12 and 15. The land for the airport was originally in an unicorporated portion of Platte County before being annexed by Platte City, and eventually, Kansas City. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Missouri State$111,125 Average House Value (as of 2000)
73,062 Population (as of 2000)$49,651 Average House Income (as of 2000)
87,802 Population (current)407.9 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)1.7 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
2,009 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$298,499,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
38,018 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,110,241,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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