Papillion, NE

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Living in Papillion

Papillion is a medium-sized city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 20,471 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Papillion is the 11th largest community in Nebraska.

Papillion real estate is some of the most expensive in Nebraska, although Papillion house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Papillion is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Papillion is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Papillion who work in office and administrative support (11.97%), sales jobs (10.78%), and management occupations (9.80%).

Also of interest is that Papillion has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The population of Papillion is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.18% of adults in Papillion have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Papillion in 2018 was $36,789, which is wealthy relative to Nebraska, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $147,156 for a family of four. However, Papillion contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Papillion is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Papillion home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Papillion residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Papillion include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Papillion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.