Beatrice is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 12,279 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Beatrice is the 15th largest community in Nebraska.
Beatrice is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Beatrice is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Beatrice who work in office and administrative support (9.91%), sales jobs (9.53%), and management occupations (7.77%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Beatrice spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.89 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of Beatrice citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.91% of adults 25 and older in Beatrice have a college degree.
The per capita income in Beatrice in 2018 was $27,187, which is middle income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,748 for a family of four. However, Beatrice contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Beatrice home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Beatrice residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Beatrice include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Beatrice is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.