Platte County, Nebraska Population 2018

Platte County, Nebraska's estimated population is 33,175 with a growth rate of 1.44% 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
201733,1754721.44%
201632,703-243-0.74%
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
White31,340
Some Other Race558
Two or More Races473
Asian202
Black or African American93
American Indian and Alaska Native37

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

Platte County, Nebraska Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Platte County, Nebraska Median Age

38.4


Total

37


Male

39.2


Female

Platte County, Nebraska Adults

There are 24,135 adults, (5,134 of which are seniors) in Platte County, Nebraska.

Platte County, Nebraska Age Dependency

72.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Platte County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

16,215

49.58%

Male

16,488

50.42%

Platte County, Nebraska Households and Families

Platte County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Platte County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
Male85.7%14.3%
All71.8%28.2%
Female53.8%46.2%
Non Family50.6%49.4%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Platte County, Nebraska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,7372.5371.8
Married6,9643.186.8
Non Family4,2981.1850.6
Female1,0703.653.8
Male4054.2485.7

3.14

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

5.1%

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 Grade1,1435.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,1935.61%
High School Graduate6,64631.23%
Some College5,14924.19%
Associates Degree2,59812.21%
Bachelors Degree3,11314.63%
Graduate Degree1,4406.77%

Platte County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,39517,1164,127
Hispanic2,4761,453282
Other Race26711329
Multiple Races19518620
Asian134128110
Black58345
Native American373717

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 82.09%.

Platte County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,536$41,549$27,125
Less Than High School$26,860$30,887$23,523
High School Grad$30,740$37,797$25,154
Some College$35,590$43,894$28,059
Bachelors Degree$40,748$55,517$31,890
Graduate Degree$60,911$84,167$51,659

$34,536

Average Earnings

$41,549

Average Male

$27,125

Average Female

Platte County, Nebraska Language

Platte County, Nebraska Language by Age

Platte County, Nebraska Language

84.48% of Platte County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 15.52% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.50% of the population.

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,9911,5555.98%
Hispanic5,4121,18821.95%
Other5298115.31%
Multiple4566213.60%
Black612744.26%
Asian19663.06%

8.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.92%

Male Poverty Rate

9.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Platte County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Platte County, Nebraska is Black, with 44.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Platte County, Nebraska is Asian, with 3.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.33%.

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.05%
High School7.30%
Some College5.75%
Bachelors or Greater3.16%

Platte County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.05%
Female Unemployed14.23%
Female Employed5.11%
Male Employed3.95%

Platte County, Nebraska Income

Platte County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,473$68,075
Families$71,173$82,224
Married Families$77,779$
Non Families$29,280$37,479

Platte County, Nebraska Marital Status

Platte County, Nebraska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

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 55To64.

Platte County, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by War

2,338

Number of Veterans

2,222

Male Veterans

116

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam921
First Gulf War410
Korea281
Second Gulf War207
World War II140

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+644
65 to 74644
35 to 54477
55 to 64450
18 to 34123

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2619.71%
Hispanic782.42%
2 or More3917.65%
Black1821.95%
Other113.00%
Indian924.32%

Platte County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

5.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Platte County, Nebraska Employment Status

Platte County, Nebraska Employment by Age

72.8%

Labor Force Participation

69.5%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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