|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Platte Center is 331. Platte Center, Nebraska is the 14,797th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Platte Center was in 1990, when its population was 389. In 1990, Platte Center was the 14,156th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,797th largest city in the US. Platte Center is currently 14.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Platte Center has shrunk 7.7% since the year 2000. Platte Center, Nebraska's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14792||Gilman City, Missouri||331||-13.1%|
|14793||Max, North Dakota||331||19.4%|
|14794||Medicine Lake, Minnesota||331||-8.3%|
|14797||Platte Center, Nebraska||331||-7.7%|
|14798||St. Peter, Illinois||331||-14.2%|
|14801||Barton Hills, Michigan||330||-2.0%|
The total voting age population of Platte Center, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 290. The voting age population is 57.6% male and 42.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.9% of the residents of Platte Center are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Platte Center are 100.0% White. Additionally, 0.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Platte Center, 8.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.5%. On a per-household basis, 5.0% of families are below the poverty line in Platte Center.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.7% of Platte Center residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.6% of Platte Center residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.2% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Platte Center residents aged 5 and older, 0.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Platte Center is 1.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Platte Center, 11.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Platte Center is $54,417.
In Platte Center, 89.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 10.1% of housing units in Platte Center.
Of all the housing units in Platte Center, 46.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Platte Center, 1.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Platte Center is $945.
In Platte Center, 88.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.