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Demographics

People

Total Population353
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens22.9%
Employed Population 16+176
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married55.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.4%
Median Earnings25+$33,472
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$41,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,375
% Above Poverty Level92.3%
% Below Poverty Level7.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.6%
Median Gross Rent$585
Median House Value$82,400

Ancestry

German56.9%
Polish26.6%
Irish15%
English6.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.8%
Czech6.2%
Norwegian3.1%
Swedish2.3%
Danishn2.3%
Austrian1.1%
Swiss1.1%
French Except Basque0.8%
Dutch0.6%
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Platte Center Almanac

CategoryValue
County Platte County
Standard Zip Codes68653
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.53
Approximate Longitude-97.48

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)

StationCOLUMBUS 3 NE
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip28.4 inches
StationGENOA 2 W
Distance15.7 miles
Jan Temp11 to 34 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp38 to 66 F
Annual Precip28 inches
StationMADISON 2 W
Distance20.6 miles
Jan Temp8 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 61 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp36 to 65 F
Annual Precip27.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Columbus22,668$67,002
Creston157$55,417
Duncan484$73,250
Genoa949$65,625
Humphrey866$70,938
Monroe331$70,000

Platte Center Public Schools

Platte Center Elementary Sch
155 Platte St, Po Box 109
ZIP: 68653
(402) 246-3465
Primary
Total Enrollment 124
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