Creston, NE Profile: Facts & Data


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Creston, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The Village of Creston had a population of 225 as of July 1, 2018. Creston ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Creston is located at latitude 41.708 and longitude -97.3627 in Platte County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Creston (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Platte County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,624 feet.

The Village of Creston (GNIS ID: 2398648) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve 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 Village of Creston is located within Township of Creston, a minor civil division (MCD) of Platte County.

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Creston, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 225
Population in Households 225
Population in Familes 199
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,088
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $63,791
Average Household Income $82,253
Per Capita Income $32,436


Total Housing Units 112 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (66.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $181,250
Average Home Value $288,176


Total Households 99
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 75
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.26% 0.44%
Households 1.3% 0.6%
Families 4.3% 0.53%
Median Household Income   3.99%
Per Capita Income   3.47%

Creston, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Creston to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 337 42nd
Population Density # 206 65th
Diversity Index # 461 21st
Median Household Income # 95 84th
Per Capita Income # 115 80th

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