Living in North Platte, NE

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

North Platte, Nebraska Info Snack

Population
23,892
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
12.2%
Median Home
$118,900
Median Income
$54,357
Median Rent
$757

North Platte SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

North Platte, NE Crime Report

889
Total Crimes
3,750.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
51.42%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
North Platte
/ 100k People
Nebraska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 889 3,750.3 2,340.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 89 375.4 300.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 4 16.9 40.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 62 261.5 192.9 250.2
Property Crime 800 3,374.8 2,039.3 2,109.9
Burglary 106 447.2 245.3 340.5
Larceny 643 2,712.5 1,536.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 51 215.1 257.7 219.9

North Platte, NE Cost Of Living

83
North Platte's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense North Platte Nebraska National Average
Overall 83 89 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 100 98 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 60 76 100
Transportation 92 95 100
Utilities 82 90 100

North Platte, NE Photos

Golden Spike Towerc North Platte
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for North Platte in Nebraska

Map Of North Platte, NE

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1

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2

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Population 4,536

3

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Population 3,787

4

Gothenburg, NE
Population 3,489

Population over time in North Platte

Year Population % Change
2019 23,892 -0.5%
2018 24,011 -0.5%
2017 24,135 -0.7%
2016 24,311 -0.4%
2015 24,420 -0.5%
2014 24,532 -0.3%
2013 24,609 -0.3%
2012 24,695 -0.1%
2011 24,730 0.0%
2010 24,722 -

Race / Ethnicity in North Platte

White
84.9% (20,296)
African American
1.7% (409)
American Indian
0.4% (103)
Asian
1.2% (283)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.8% (198)
Hispanic
10.9% (2,595)
Race North Platte NE USA
White 84.9% 79.0% 60.7%
African American 1.7% 4.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.9% 10.9% 18.0%

Gender in North Platte

Female
51.0% (12,175)
Male
49.0% (11,717)
Gender North Platte NE USA
Female 51.0% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in North Platte for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (716)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (955)
High School / GED
29.0% (6,928)
Some College
27.0% (6,450)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (3,583)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (3,105)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,672)
Professional Degree
1.0% (238)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (238)
Education North Platte NE USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For North Platte, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
6.9% (165,939)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (158,291)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (212,986)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (241,492)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (342,075)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.4% (488,315)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (324,462)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (309,629)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (85,982)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (60,025)
Income North Platte NE USA
Less than $10,000 6.9% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 8.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.4% 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 15.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.9% 7.7%

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