Demographics

People

Total Population386
Male Share of the Population55.4%
Female Share of the Population44.6%
Senior Citizens20.2%
Employed Population 16+196
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married48.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.2%
Median Earnings25+$35,667
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$45,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$46,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,500
% Above Poverty Level88.8%
% Below Poverty Level11.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home0.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.7%
Median Gross Rent$950
Median House Value$87,400

Ancestry

German53.1%
Polish23.3%
Irish18.9%
French Except Basque14.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8%
English6.2%
Czech5.4%
Swedish3.1%
Danishn2.1%
Norwegian0.8%
Scottish0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Austrian0.5%
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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
Columbus22,834$70,914
Creston201$53,125
Duncan474$66,875
Genoa1,038$64,167
Humphrey964$73,611
Monroe349$72,083

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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