Plattsmouth is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 6,462 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Plattsmouth is the 26th largest community in Nebraska. Plattsmouth has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities, Plattsmouth isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Plattsmouth are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Plattsmouth is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Plattsmouth who work in office and administrative support (13.72%), sales jobs (12.43%), and healthcare (5.63%).
Being a small city, Plattsmouth does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Plattsmouth is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.12% of adults 25 and older in Plattsmouth have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Plattsmouth in 2010 was $26,581, which is wealthy relative to Nebraska, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,324 for a family of four. However, Plattsmouth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Plattsmouth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Plattsmouth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Plattsmouth include Irish, English, Czech, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Plattsmouth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.