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People

Total Population 338
Male Share of the Population 44.1%
Female Share of the Population 55.9%
Senior Citizens 24%
Employed Population 16+ 159
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 59.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $66,667
% Above Poverty Level 94.4%
% Below Poverty Level 5.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.8%
Median Gross Rent $560
Median House Value $82,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.6%
US/American 0%
English 4.1%
Irish 11.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Platte Center Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 66 miles NW of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 82 miles W of Omaha, Nebraska
County Platte
Standard Zip Codes 68653
Phone Area Codes 402
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.537
Longitude -97.488

Platte Center Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station COLUMBUS 3 NE
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 32 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 28.4 inches
Station GENOA 2 W
Distance 15.7 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 34 F
Apr Temp 37 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 38 to 66 F
Annual Precip 28 inches
Station MADISON 2 W
Distance 20.6 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 36 to 65 F
Annual Precip 27.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Columbus 22,584 $64,008
Creston 163 $53,438
Duncan 451 $67,750
Genoa 1,006 $63,594
Humphrey 744 $70,833
Monroe 353 $67,813

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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