Platte County #1 Quality of Life

Platte County ranked #1 out of 115 counties in Missouri for quality of life, according to a report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Platte ranked second highest for health factors.

The 2017 County Health Rankings compares differences on a broad range of indicators that affect quality of life and health among almost every county throughout the United States. Platte County’s top ranking reflects residents' high priority on health as evidenced by their support for parks, schools, roads, alternate transportation, and safe neighborhoods where they live and work.