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About Plainview, NE

Plainview is home to 1,282 (2020 Census) people in Pierce County, Nebraska, and offers nearly everything residents could want from amenities and health care to education and activities.

The Northeast Nebraska community is home to a hospital, clinic, nursing home and pharmacy. It has both a public and private elementary schools, a public high school and is just 35 minutes in proximity to a community college.

Plainview has a variety of clubs and organizations with a something for everyone feel. Whether you want to volunteer or simply enjoy the social aspect of activities, there's something for you in Plainview.


Plainview has also received world-wide attention as it was transformed into the fictional community of Hawthorne during filming of the Academy Award-nominated film "Nebraska" during 2013.


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City of Plainview                                                                                                                                                                                  
209 West Locust
PO Box 757
Plainview, NE 68769-0757

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