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North Platte INFORMATION

Population: 23,454

Male 48% Female 51%
Married 59%
Single 40%

City rating

This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.

9/10

Overall value

This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.

7/10

Density (Population per mile²)

Compared to New York, North Platte has a very low population density. North Platte is perfect for those who like a quiet city.

2,241 North Platte
27,441 New York

City Info

North Platte, NE is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 9/10 and an overall value of 7/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.

Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. North Platte has a population density of 2,241, with 23,454 current residents.

Out of the 23,454 current residents, 48% are male and 51% are female. 59% of the residents are married and 40% are single.

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Residence

Air quality

Best air quality

Weather

  • 62% Sun
  • 19% Rain
  • 28% Snow

Condition

48°F average temperature

  • 44 years Median home age
  • $99,200 Median home price
  • 0.7% Home appreciation rate
  • 17.67% Annual property tax
  • 59.7%
    Homes owned
  • 33.3%
    Homes rented
  • 7%
    Homes vacant

Residence

As for living in North Platte, the air quality is 92% and the weather, on average, is 62% sunny, 19% rainy, and 28% snowy. The average temperature is 48°F.

Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in North Platte, you should know that 59.7% of homes are owned while 33.3% of homes are rented, and 7% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $99,200, the median age of homes is 44 years, the annual home appreciation is 0.70% and the annual property tax is 17.67%.

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Community

Religious diversity

  • Crime rate (per 100,000)

    4
  • Average age

    36
  • Political majority

    Republican Republican

Community

When looking at the community of North Platte, it’s important to determine the crime rate. North Platte’s crime rate is 4 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in North Platte is 36 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 31.00% Democratic, 66.46% Republican, and 2.54% Independent.

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Locale

Unemployment

4%

Education

Student teacher ratio 1:15

Occupation

  • Management, Business, Art & Sciences
    8.2%
  • Sales & Office Occupations
    28%
  • Service Occupations
    17.9%
  • Production, Transportation & Material Moving
    18.1%
  • Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
    13.7%
  • 84%
    High school diploma
  • 8%
    Some college or associates degree
  • 12%
    Bachelors degree
  • 4%
    Graduate or professional degree

Locale

When looking at North Platte, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 3.90% of residents are unemployed in North Platte (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed North Platte residents: 8.2% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 12.95% are in the arts and sciences field, 17.9% are in the customer service field, 28% are in the sales field, 1.15% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 13.7% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 18.1% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:15. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 84.27%, 7.91% of residents have an associate’s degree, 11.54% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 4.47% have a master’s degree.

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Transit

Average commute time

Daily breakdown: by transport type

  • Public
    transportation
  • Car
  • Carpool
  • Work at home

Transit

If you plan on commuting to work in North Platte, you should be aware that the average commute time is 15 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26.5 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of North Platte have a few different options. 87% of commuters use their own cars, 8% of commuters carpool, 0% of commuters use the transit system, and 2% of residents work from home.

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