Plainview, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Plainview, Nebraska - Basic Facts

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The City of Plainview had a population of 1,222 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Plainview is located at latitude 42.3533 and longitude -97.7871 in Pierce County. The formal boundaries for the City of Plainview (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pierce County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,683 feet.

The City of Plainview (GNIS ID: 2396221) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Plainview is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Pierce County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Plainview population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Plainview, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,222
Daytime Population: Workers 688
Daytime Population: Residents 655
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,343
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 1,192
Population in Familes 922
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 1,129
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $38,924
Average Household Income $51,397
Per Capita Income $23,047


Total Housing Units 656 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 412 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 140 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 104 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $71,371
Average Home Value $90,998


Total Households 552
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 331
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.27% -0.2%
Households -0.25% -0.22%
Families -0.12% -0.3%
Median Household Income   4.0%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Plainview, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Plainview to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 92 84th
Population Density # 194 67th
Diversity Index # 424 27th
Median Household Income # 522 10th
Per Capita Income # 527 9th

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