Platte County, Nebraska Population 2018

Platte County, Nebraska's estimated population is 33,175 with a growth rate of 0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Platte County, Nebraska is the 10th largest county in Nebraska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201732,875-300-0.90%
201733,1752290.70%
201632,946820.25%
201532,8641050.32%
201432,7591290.40%
201332,630-63-0.19%
201232,6931710.53%
201132,5222170.67%
201032,3052,4858.33%
199029,8209683.36%
198028,8522,3448.84%
197026,5082,51610.49%
196023,9924,08220.50%
195019,910-281-1.39%
194020,191-990-4.67%
193021,1811,7178.82%
192019,4644582.41%
191019,0061,2597.09%
190017,7472,31014.96%
189015,4375,92662.31%
18809,5117,612400.84%
18701,8991,117142.84%
18607820.00%

Platte County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,395
Some Other Race655
Two or More Races365
Asian205
Black or African American144
American Indian and Alaska Native107
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Platte County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Platte County, Nebraska Median Age

38.3


Total

36.8


Male

39.2


Female

Platte County, Nebraska Adults

There are 24,322 adults, (5,360 of whom are seniors) in Platte County, Nebraska.

Platte County, Nebraska Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Platte County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

16,213

49.32%

Male

16,662

50.68%

Platte County, Nebraska Households and Families

Platte County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Platte County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All71.2%28.8%
Male69.6%30.4%
Female53.5%46.5%
Non Family49.9%50.1%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Platte County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9372.5171.2
Married7,0463.1487.3
Non Family4,4641.1749.9
Female1,0523.4853.5
Male3753.7569.6

3.15

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Platte County, Nebraska Households

Platte County, Nebraska Education

Platte County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1215.22%
9th to 12th Grade1,2926.02%
High School Graduate6,79731.66%
Some College4,88622.76%
Associates Degree2,75712.84%
Bachelors Degree3,18414.83%
Graduate Degree1,4326.67%

Platte County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,38017,2614,200
Hispanic2,6691,408300
Other Race3338212
Multiple Races184163
Asian10610679
Black887121
Native American434312
Islander444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Platte County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,982$41,946$27,419
Less Than High School$27,149$32,647$23,438
High School Grad$31,191$37,478$24,590
Some College$35,255$42,335$28,590
Bachelors Degree$41,787$61,008$35,179
Graduate Degree$62,917$67,188$52,333

$34,982

Average Earnings

$41,946

Average Male

$27,419

Average Female

Platte County, Nebraska Language

Platte County, Nebraska Language by Age

Platte County, Nebraska Language

84.40% of Platte County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 15.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.70% of the population.

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,9221,6046.19%
Hispanic5,6891,08819.12%
Other6197111.47%
Multiple3646918.96%
Native1073128.97%
Black821821.95%

8.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.47%

Male Poverty Rate

9.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Platte County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Platte County, Nebraska is Native, with 28.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Platte County, Nebraska is White, with 6.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.90%.

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.27%
Some College6.62%
High School6.30%
Bachelors or Greater3.62%

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.29%
Female Unemployed26.67%
Female Employed5.53%
Male Employed3.68%

Platte County, Nebraska Income

Platte County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,679$70,744
Families$73,453$86,889
Married Families$81,008$
Non Families$30,695$37,786

Platte County, Nebraska Marital Status

Platte County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Platte County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

Platte County, Nebraska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Platte County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by War

2,139

Number of Veterans

2,001

Male Veterans

138

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam840
First Gulf War368
Korea253
Second Gulf War247
World War II107

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74670
75+563
35 to 54431
55 to 64344
18 to 34131

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0888.96%
Hispanic742.16%
Indian1624.62%
Other132.69%
Black1311.82%
2 or More94.41%

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

4.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Platte County, Nebraska Employment Status

Platte County, Nebraska Employment by Age

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

69.9%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Platte County, Nebraska Employment by Race

Platte County, Nebraska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Platte County, Nebraska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Columbus22186228516653.00%
Humphrey760794344.47%
Newman Grove 721720-1-0.14%
Duncan349365164.58%
Platte Center33633820.60%
Monroe28428841.41%
Lindsay255254-1-0.39%
Creston20320300.00%
Tarnov464600.00%
Cornlea363600.00%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990