The City of Plainview is home to 1246 people in Pierce County, Nebraska, and offers nearly everything residents could want From amenities and health care to education and activities. Plainview is a forward thinking community active in economic and community development. Situated in Northwest Pierce county at the junction of HWY's 20 and 13 the community is a thoroughfare for in state and out of state travelers.  The community features 2 elementary schools, a middle school and a high school with a total enrollment of 319 students. Plainview features two city parks with new playground equipment, disc golf, sand volleyball courts,  baseball and softball complex, and a zero entry swimming pool. The community also has a CHI Health hospital and clinic, a pharmacy, city owned assisted living and nursing home facilities, new public library, golf course, a motel and 4 churches. 

   Quick Facts

Population: 1246
Median Age: 46.3
Land: 1.08 square miles

Housing in Plainview

Plainview, Nebraska currently has more than 650 houses, making affordable housing opportunities not only possible, but an incentive for living in the Pierce County community. Plainview has successfully been able to receive funding From the State of Nebraska and Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to rehabilitate existing homes for moderate to low income residents.

Plainview Community Center

The Community of Plainview is currently seeking funding for a proposed 32,000 square foot community center. This facility will feature a 24 hour fitness facility, suspended walking track, two basketball courts, a 70 child day care center, teen lounge, commercial kitchen, community pantry and food distribution area, and conference spaces for up to 1,100 people. 


"Nebraska" Movie

Plainview received world-wide attention as it transformed into fictional community of Hawthorne during the filming of the Academy Award-nominated film "Nebraska" during 2013. Twenty-one Nebraskans were cast roles with an additional 227 hired as extras.

Economic Development is an important to the City of Plainview. With the implantation of LB840 in 2012 and in-house revolving loan funds totaling $505,000 the community has welcomed ten new businesses since 2017. The community is currently undergoing downtown revitalization planning with construction activities planned for 2020-2021


CHI Health (Healthcare Network)

Address: 704 North 3rd St Plainview NE 68769
Phone: (402) 582-4245
Website: https://www.chihealth.com/en/location-search/plainview.html


Priority Family Medicine (Clinic)

Address: 410 West Locust Ave Plainview NE 68769
Phone: (402) 582-4797
Website: https://priorityfamilymedicine.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/priorfammed/?ref=py_c

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