Emporia, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Emporia, Kansas Info Snack

Population
24,631
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
19.6%
Median Home
$98,200
Median Income
$43,481
Median Rent
$650

Emporia SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
10

Emporia, KS Crime Report

553
Total Crimes
2,234.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-4.75%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Emporia
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 553 2,234.6 2,624.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 36 145.5 425.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.4 6.5
Robbery 1 4.0 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 23 92.9 346.4 279.7
Property Crime 517 2,089.1 2,199.1 1,958.2
Burglary 63 254.6 331.4 314.2
Larceny 436 1,761.8 1,619.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 18 72.7 248.1 246.0

Emporia, KS Cost Of Living

81
Emporia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Emporia Kansas National Average
Overall 81 89 100
Services 86 89 100
Groceries 90 94 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 53 75 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 98 100 100

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Population over time in Emporia

Year Population % Change
2020 24,631 -0.1%
2019 24,649 0.1%
2018 24,636 -0.3%
2017 24,707 -0.1%
2016 24,739 -0.2%
2015 24,787 -0.4%
2014 24,895 -1.4%
2013 25,245 -1.4%
2012 25,612 -1.3%
2011 25,945 -

Race / Ethnicity in Emporia

White
63.4% (15,622)
African American
2.8% (695)
American Indian
0.3% (65)
Asian
2.6% (637)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (8)
Two Or More
3.2% (784)
Hispanic
27.7% (6,820)
Race Emporia KS USA
White 63.4% 75.3% 60.1%
African American 2.8% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 2.6% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.2% 3.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 27.7% 12.1% 18.2%

Gender in Emporia

Female
51.7% (12,742)
Male
48.3% (11,889)
Gender Emporia KS USA
Female 51.7% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Emporia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (1,970)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,477)
High School / GED
31.0% (7,635)
Some College
21.0% (5,172)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,724)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (3,940)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,970)
Professional Degree
2.0% (492)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (246)
Education Emporia KS USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Emporia, Kansas

Less than $10,000
7.9% (195,203)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (156,212)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (345,530)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (326,402)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (345,775)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (486,538)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (304,576)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.5% (183,923)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (77,738)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (41,198)
Income Emporia KS USA
Less than $10,000 7.9% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.5% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 5.7% 8.3%

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