|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of North Platte is 22,978. North Platte, Nebraska is the 1,677th largest city in the US.
North Platte is located entirely in Lincoln County.
The peak population of North Platte was in 2010, when its population was 24,733. In 2010, North Platte was the 1,444th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,677th largest city in the US. North Platte is currently 7.1% smaller than it was in 2010.
North Platte has shrunk 3.9% since the year 2000. North Platte, Nebraska's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
North Platte has a population density of 1,873.7 people per square mile.
|2483||South Sioux City||13,814||15.3%|
|1671||Conway, South Carolina||23,119||81.3%|
|1673||Keene, New Hampshire||23,106||2.2%|
|1675||Garden City, New York||23,029||5.3%|
|1677||North Platte, Nebraska||22,978||-3.9%|
|1682||New Brighton, Minnesota||22,902||3.1%|
The total voting age population of North Platte, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 17,877. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.6% of the residents of North Platte are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of North Platte are 94.0% White, 2.1% Black, 1.4% Two or more races, 1.2% Asian, 0.6% American Indian and 0.6% Other. Additionally, 10.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In North Platte, 12.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.8%. On a per-household basis, 9.1% of families are below the poverty line in North Platte.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.5% of North Platte residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.4% of North Platte residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.4% have a bachelor's degree and 8.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among North Platte residents aged 5 and older, 6.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in North Platte is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In North Platte, 12.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in North Platte is $54,357.
In North Platte, 59.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.7% of housing units in North Platte.
Of all the housing units in North Platte, 16.9% of them were build before 1940.
In North Platte, 9.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in North Platte is $757.
In North Platte, 81.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.