For population 25 years and over in Plattsmouth:
For population 15 years and over in Plattsmouth city:
98 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,329 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (17.0 miles , pop. 58,268).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (18.5 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (429.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Pacific Junction, IA (2.2 miles ), La Platte, NE (2.2 miles) , Murray, NE (2.6 miles ), Burr Oak, IA (2.7 miles) , Offutt AFB, NE (2.7 miles ), Glenwood, IA (2.9 miles ), Bartlett, IA (3.2 miles) , Bellevue, NE (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 95.89 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: -856 (-13.1%)
Area code: 402
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Plattsmouth detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +180 (+2.7%).
Work and jobs in Plattsmouth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Plattsmouth, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Plattsmouth-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 192% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Plattsmouth city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/6/1975, a category F4 tornado 14.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Plattsmouth-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from Plattsmouth center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cass County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Hazel Abel - Politician.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 22.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0378. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.499. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.84. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Plattsmouth and their reported violations in the past:BEAVER LAKE INC (Population served: 2500, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:CASS CO. SID #5 - BUCCANEER BAY (Population served: 675, Groundwater):
Past health violations:CASS CO. SID #7 - SWALLOW HILL (Population served: 93, Purch_groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Plattsmouth that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.2%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
191 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Plattsmouth in 2010:
5 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Plattsmouth compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Plattsmouth (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Plattsmouth city (based on Cass County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.46%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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8.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,259 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.22% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,744 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Plattsmouth fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 500
Total average daily truck traffic: 50
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Plattsmouth)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Plattsmouth, NE)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Plattsmouth)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Plattsmouth)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2014.