In 2021, Emporia, KS had a population of 34.9k people with a median age of 34 and a median household income of $52,274. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Emporia, KS declined from 35,841 to 34,901, a −2.62% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,070 to $52,274, a 4.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Emporia, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.8%), White (Hispanic) (11.9%), Two+ (Hispanic) (6.27%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.77%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.12%).
None of the households in Emporia, KS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94% of the residents in Emporia, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Emporia, KS was $117,800, and the homeownership rate was 59%.
Most people in Emporia, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Emporia, KS was 2 cars per household.
Emporia, KS borders Topeka, KS.