La Plata, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 1,308 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.0%
 
Males: 585  (44.8%)
Females: 723  (55.2%)
Median resident age:

43.3 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 63549.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,885 (it was $29,583 in 2000)
La Plata:

$43,885
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,547 (it was $19,675 in 2000)

La Plata city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $75,771 (it was $47,000 in 2000)
La Plata:

$75,771
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $91,322; detached houses: $95,870; mobile homes: $32,553

Median gross rent in 2019: $605.

March 2019 cost of living index in La Plata: 75.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.6%
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  • Races in La Plata, MO (2019)
    • 1,21295.9%White alone
    • 262.1%Hispanic
    • 120.9%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in La Plata detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in La Plata, Missouri as of December 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in La Plata is 191 to 1.


Crime rates in La Plata by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(68.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(73.9)
2
(148.6)
1
(76.3)
1
(76.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.5)
1
(69.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(209.2)
1
(72.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(73.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(222.9)
1
(76.3)
2
(152.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(68.8)
1
(69.5)
2
(139.9)
2
(136.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(145.8)
5
(367.9)
2
(147.7)
1
(74.3)
1
(76.3)
3
(228.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(550.6)
0
(0.0)
5
(349.7)
2
(136.1)
1
(69.7)
1
(72.9)
5
(364.4)
2
(147.2)
3
(221.6)
2
(148.6)
2
(152.6)
3
(228.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(147.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(152.6)
1
(76.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(73.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index81.918.837.815.050.217.524.846.490.1174.699.9122.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in La Plata, MO

Crime rate in La Plata detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.05
Missouri average:

2.37
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Ancestries: American (25.6%), German (13.7%), English (7.8%), Irish (6.1%), European (2.9%), Swedish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1881

Elevation: 941 feet

Land area: 1.22 square miles.

Population density: 1,073 people per square mile   (low).

La Plata, Missouri map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Missouri:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $893 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $791 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (74.9 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (128.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (281.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Gibbs, MO (2.5 miles),
Millard, MO (2.5 miles),
Atlanta, MO (2.9 miles ),
Elmer, MO (3.1 miles),
South Gifford, MO (3.2 miles),
Brashear, MO (3.2 miles ),
Kirksville, MO (3.5 miles ),
Hurdland, MO (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.02 N, Longitude: 92.49 W

Area code: 660

Distribution of median household income in La Plata, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in La Plata, MO in 2019
La Plata satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $90,300
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $211,600
Number of permits per 10,000 La Plata, MO residents
Average permit cost in La Plata, MO
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.9%
Missouri:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+0.8%).
Most common industries in La Plata, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Food (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
  • Printing & related support activities (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Truck transportation (6.0%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.6%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (27.2%)
  • Educational services (15.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Food (3.9%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.2%)
Most common occupations in La Plata, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Printing workers (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)

Average climate in La Plata, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

La Plata-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.5 miles away from the La Plata city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

La Plata-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 317% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 269.6 miles away from La Plata center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 346.4 miles away from La Plata center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 269.6 miles away from La Plata center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 259.8 miles away from La Plata center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 254.1 miles away from La Plata center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 388.6 miles away from La Plata center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Macon County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
La Plata topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in La Plata:

  • LA PLATA NURSING HOME (100 OLD STAGECOACH ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near La Plata:

  • MISSOURI'S CHOICE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; KIRKSVILLE, MO)
  • KIRKSVILLE MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KIRKSVILLE, MO)
  • ADAIR COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT/ HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; KIRKSVILLE, MO)
  • GRIM-SMITH HOSPITAL AND CLINIC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; KIRKSVILLE, MO)
  • HOSPICE OF NORTHEAST MISSOURI (Hospital, about 13 miles away; KIRKSVILLE, MO)
  • TWIN PINES ADULT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KIRKSVILLE, MO)
  • NORTHEAST REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; KIRKSVILLE, MO)

Airports located in La Plata:

Amtrak station:

LA PLATA (HWY. 63 AT BNSF RAILROAD) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Plata:

  • Truman State University (about 13 miles; Kirksville, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,553)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 42 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 71 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Columbia College (about 75 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 76 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 89 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Western Illinois University (about 101 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)

Public high school in La Plata:

  • LA PLATA HIGH (Students: 169, Location: 201 W MOORE, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in La Plata:

See full list of schools located in La Plata

Library in La Plata:

  • LAPLATA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $41,554; Location: 103 EAST MOORE ST; 27,729 books; 195 audio materials; 1,013 video materials; 5 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: La Plata Community Fire District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: LA Plata Motel (Old Highway 63 West).

Macon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.3%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.5%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
45 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
49 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in La Plata (2011 data):

  • Northeast Missouri State Bank: La Plata State Bank Branch at South Gex At Sanders, branch established on 1932/01/21. Info updated 2006/05/09: Bank assets: $87.6 mil, Deposits: $74.2 mil, headquarters in Kirksville, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Schuyler County Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of Kirksville: Bank Of La Plata-A Division Of Bank at 1200 North Brown, branch established on 2004/12/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $507.8 mil, Deposits: $420.8 mil, headquarters in Kirksville, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Rockhold Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in La Plata:

Marital status in La Plata, MO
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 38.9%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 18.6%

For population 25 years and over in La Plata:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Missouri average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - La Plata
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for La Plata, MO (based on Macon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,62537
Mainline Protestant1,82617
Other3242
Catholic1802
Black Protestant1231
None4,488-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
This county:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
This county:

6.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
This county:

11.57 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Macon County:

9.4%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Macon County:

29.1%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Macon County:

17.5%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
La Plata:

57.9%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

58.4%
State:

48.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
La Plata:

15.7%
Missouri:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
La Plata:

7.7%
Missouri:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
La Plata:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

62.9%
Missouri:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.3%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of La Plata, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 6$5,953$11,9060$0
Financial Administration 2$6,280$37,6800$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,344$38,0642$4,590
Electric Power 2$6,229$37,3740$0
Water Supply 2$3,102$18,6120$0
Sewerage 2$4,654$27,9240$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,229$37,3742$2,868
Local Libraries 1$1,289$15,4681$245
Parks and Recreation 1$2,223$26,67611$10,372
Totals for Government 20$42,303$25,38216$18,075

La Plata government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $349,000 ($266.82)
    Police Protection: $201,000 ($153.67)
    Central Staff Services: $188,000 ($143.73)
    Sewerage: $176,000 ($134.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($77.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $66,000 ($50.46)
    Libraries: $21,000 ($16.06)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $70,000 ($53.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($10.70)

La Plata government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $325,000 ($248.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $115,000 ($87.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($8.41)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $3,000 ($2.29)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $55,000 ($42.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $117,000 ($89.45)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,637,000 ($1251.53)
    Water Utilities: $353,000 ($269.88)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $173,000 ($132.26)
    Property: $105,000 ($80.28)
    Other Selective Sales: $12,000 ($9.17)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000 ($5.35)

La Plata government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,011,000 ($2301.99)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,792,000 ($2134.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,000 ($167.43)

La Plata government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,940,000 ($2247.71)

4.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,199 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Missouri average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Adair County, MO  0.74% ($34,186 average AGI)
from Randolph County, MO  0.53% ($28,355)
from Shelby County, MO  0.52% ($30,800)


5.66% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,181 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
Missouri average:

7.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Adair County, MO  0.75% ($30,068 average AGI)
to Boone County, MO  0.67% ($32,615)
to Randolph County, MO  0.46% ($39,741)

Strongest AM radio stations in La Plata:

  • WPSN (1590 AM; 3 kW; HONESDALE, PA; Owner: DE WIT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIRX (1450 AM; 1 kW; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX,INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KLTI (1560 AM; 1 kW; MACON, MO; Owner: CHIRILLO ELECTRONICS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Plata:

  • KTUF (93.7 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KLTE (107.9 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHGN (90.7 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: CARE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KKTR (89.7 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KTRM (88.7 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KRES (104.7 FM; MOBERLY, MO; Owner: KWIX, INC)
  • KIRK (99.9 FM; MACON, MO; Owner: KIRK, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around La Plata:

  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • K34CW (Channel 34; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)

La Plata fatal accident list:

Sep 14, 2018 11:10 PM, W Clark St, S Owensby St, Lat: 40.021089, Lon: -92.493119, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 5, 2017 10:15 AM, Us-63, Sr-D, Lat: 40.035139, Lon: -92.488667, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 20, 2015 02:10 PM, Sr-D, Colbern St, Lat: 40.025528, Lon: -92.488539, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 5, 1980 09:58 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 40.3mTotal length
  • $1,642,000Total costs
  • 16,378Total average daily traffic
  • 1,514Total average daily truck traffic
  • 26,389Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in La Plata, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 41980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for La Plata, MO

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in La Plata)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in La Plata, MO)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in La Plata)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1107F, N1107F, N-1107F, Serial Number: 17254702, Certificate Issue Date: 05/03/2012
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James R Kelsey, 709 E Bartlett St, La Plata, MO 63549, Other Owners: Eunice M Kelsey
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-201 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2848M, N2848M, N-2848M, Serial Number: 28R-7837103, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/23/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/15/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Eunice M Kelsey, 709 E Bartlett St, La Plata, MO 63549
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5434R, N5434R, N-5434R, Serial Number: 17252982, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 05/20/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 12/16/2003
    Registrant (Individual): James R Sr Kelsey, 709 E Bartlett St, La Plata, MO 63549
  • Aircraft: SILVAIRE 8F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9926C, N9926C, N-9926C, Serial Number: S-30, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 01/06/1993
    Registrant (Individual): James Iii West, 28874 State Hwy E, La Plata, MO 63549
  • Aircraft: REARWIN 185 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 81002, N81002, N-81002, Serial Number: 1797, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Charles Kasinger, , La Plata, MO 63549
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/22/2017

Most common first names in La Plata, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3483.9 years
George2579.3 years
John2580.6 years
William2079.5 years
Paul1774.9 years
Ruby1783.8 years
James1676.0 years
Mildred1479.8 years
Harold1478.5 years
Anna1384.5 years
Most common last names in La Plata, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1777.3 years
Collins1785.1 years
Wood1675.3 years
Johnson1586.4 years
Miller1478.7 years
Bragg1382.4 years
Moncrief1275.3 years
Smith1273.7 years
Thompson1283.3 years
Crawford1182.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in La Plata, MO
  • 76.1%Utility gas
  • 12.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.5%Electricity
  • 2.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in La Plata, MO
  • 55.2%Utility gas
  • 43.3%Electricity
  • 1.5%Wood


La Plata compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 6 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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