North Platte, Nebraska Population 2018

North Platte, Nebraska's estimated population is 23,888 according to the most recent United States census estimates. North Platte, Nebraska is the 9th largest city in Nebraska based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1804.80 people/mi² (696.84 people/km²), with a household density of 330.19 people/km² (855.18 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 37.1 years, 35 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 11,319 households in the city, with an average size of 2.27 people per household. The vacancy rate was 8.3%, with a median rent of $649/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $105,200.

The median income for households in North Platte, Nebraska is $46,404, while the mean household income is $58,326. The per capita income is $25,364, and 9.4% of families and 14.7% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 20.2% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 12.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,888-151-0.63%
201624,039-38-0.16%
201524,077-120-0.50%
201424,197-260-1.06%
201324,457-48-0.20%
201224,505-45-0.18%
201124,550-155-0.63%
201024,7058273.46%
200023,8781,2735.63%
199022,605-1,904-7.77%
198024,5095,06226.03%
197019,4472,26313.17%
196017,1841,75111.35%
195015,4333,00424.17%
194012,4293683.05%
193012,0611,59515.24%
192010,4665,673118.36%
19104,7931,15331.68%
19003,64058519.15%
18903,0550.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,227
Black or African American351
Two or More Races319
Some Other Race191
Asian135
American Indian and Alaska Native81
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

North Platte Ne Population Pyramid 2018

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North Platte Ne Median Age

37.1


Total

35


Male

38.9


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 17,988 adults in North Platte Ne.

North Platte Ne Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

North Platte Ne Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.2
Houses Without Mortgage
2,671
Houses With Mortgage
3,365
Vacancy Rate
8.3
Median Rent
649
Median Home Value
105,200
Renter-Occupied Units
4,344
Owner-Occupied Units
6,036
Total Housing Units
11,319

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in North Platte Ne for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 2.4% and the labor force participation rate is 65.7%.

North Platte Ne Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.27
Average Family Size
2.92
Total Households
10380
Married Couple Households
4581
Male Householder (no wife) Families
492
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1076
Non Family Households
4231
Total Families
6149
Households With Own Children
2820
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

North Platte Ne Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
928
$10,000 to $14,999
478
$15,000 to $24,999
1,426
$25,000 to $34,999
1,041
$35,000 to $49,999
1,623
$50,000 to $74,999
2,300
$75,000 to $99,999
1,043
$100,000 to $149,999
1,059
$150,000 to $199,999
303
Over $200,000
179

North Platte Ne Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

North Platte Ne

Nebraska

$46,404

$54,384

$58,326

$71,166

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North Platte Ne Education Data

North Platte Ne Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
7544.65%
9th to 12th Grade
8064.97%
High School Graduate
4,75729.35%
Some College
4,47927.63%
Associates Degree
2,04012.58%
Bachelors Degree
2,38614.72%
Graduate Degree
9886.10%