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La Plata
  • Town in Missouri

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade C+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade C+
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade A
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade D+
  12. Commute
    grade B+

editorial

La Plata is a town in Missouri with a population of 1,271. La Plata is in Macon County. Living in La Plata offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in La Plata and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in La Plata are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$76,700
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$457
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    39%
  • Own
    61%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    152.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    76.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    228.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    228.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    76.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    6%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    7%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    7%
  • 65+ years
    32%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    54%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

Working in La Plata

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$44,408
National
$69,021

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