In 2021, Emporia, KS had a population of 24.2k people with a median age of 29 and a median household income of $46,642. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Emporia, KS declined from 24,631 to 24,220, a −1.67% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,481 to $46,642, a 7.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Emporia, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (63%), White (Hispanic) (15.6%), Two+ (Hispanic) (8.72%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.6%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.84%).
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.
91.8% of the residents in Emporia, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Emporia, KS was $106,500, and the homeownership rate was 48.9%.
Most people in Emporia, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 12.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Emporia, KS was 2 cars per household.