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Platte Center, Nebraska
Welcome to Platte Center ...
The village of Platte Center is located in Platte County.
The location of Platte Center has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Platte Center: Platte Ctr. (or less commonly used: Platte Cen., Platte Cent. or Platte Cntr.)
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Platte Center has a population of 335 people<2> (see below for details).
Platte Center is 1,520 feet [463 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Platte Center lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Platte Center: (402) & (531)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Platte Center had a population of 336 people. This makes Platte Center the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Platte Center represents 0.02% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 251st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 336 people, the population of Platte Center decreased 6.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 359 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Platte Center had an population of 335 people. This is a decrease of 0.3% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.69% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Platte Center.
Communities near Platte Center ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Platte Center and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Platte Center.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Platte Center ...
Looking for more information about Platte Center? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Platte Center, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Platte Center.
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The official website for Platte County: www.plattecounty.net/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 26 May 2019