Platte County NE Information


Platte County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 33,097
Daytime Population: Workers 20,468
Daytime Population: Residents 14,930
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 35,398
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 32,614
Population in Familes 26,974
Population in Group Qrtrs 483
Population Density2 49
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $54,168
Average Household Income $70,488
Per Capita Income $28,014


Total Housing Units 13,852 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,300 (67.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,763 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 789 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $139,306
Average Home Value $180,118


Total Households 13,063
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 8,873
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 0.36% 0.31%
Households 0.44% 0.36%
Families 0.25% 0.24%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   3.06%


Platte County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Platte County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents 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 # 10 90th
Population Density # 12 88th
Diversity Index # 9 91st
Median Household Income # 18 82nd
Per Capita Income # 35 63rd

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