Platte is the prime location for the avid fisher. Located just 14 miles east of the Missouri River, there is no better place for walleye fishing.

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Platte's backbone rests in agriculture, and it continues to drive the economy of the Platte area.

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Whether you're here for business or pleasure, Platte has a little something for everyone. Explore Platte and learn about our town's endless possibilities.

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Whether starting new or growing your business, Platte Economic Development can assist you in taking advantage of the opportunities in this thriving community.

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Greetings, Platte residents! Stay up-to-date on school announcements and community events.

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Platte can be your new home, providing the perfect combination of small-town life and endless possibilities for your family.

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Upcoming Events

November 27, 2015

The Peanuts Movie 2D/3D

Lyric Theatre

November 28, 2015

9th Annual Cowboy Christmas Craft & Trade Show

When:  10:am - 4:pm
Platte Elementary Gym/Multi-purpose Room

December 1, 2015

Platte Public Library Fundraiser

When:  5:pm
Platte Community Center

Hometown Happenings Radio Show

Welcome to Platte

Platte, South Dakota is an attractive and peaceful community of 1,400 residents located a few miles east of the beautiful Lake Francis Case on the Missouri River.  Our community has plenty of family-friendly entertainment, beautiful scenery, recreational opportunities, great hunting and fishing, and hometown hospitality.

If you’re considering relocating your family or your business to Platte, we’ve got a variety of resources and information about schools, real estate, employment, and economic development to assist you.

Video courtesy of Craig Burnett