Beatrice is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 12,388 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 sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Beatrice who work in office and administrative support (11.39%), sales jobs (10.14%), and management occupations (7.01%).
One of the benefits of Beatrice is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.29 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Beatrice is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
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. 19.33% of adults 25 and older in Beatrice have a college degree.
The per capita income in Beatrice in 2010 was $24,537, which is middle income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,148 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 Irish, English, Czech, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Beatrice is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.