In 2021, Emporia City PUMA, KS had a population of 104k people with a median age of 40.1 and a median household income of $52,545. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Emporia City PUMA, KS declined from 105,414 to 104,284, a −1.07% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,151 to $52,545, a 4.77% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Emporia City PUMA, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.3%), White (Hispanic) (6.01%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.42%), Two+ (Hispanic) (3%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.16%).
6.5% of the households in Emporia City PUMA, 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.
97.5% of the residents in Emporia City PUMA, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Flint Hills Region--Emporia City PUMA, KS are Emporia State University (1,860 degrees awarded in 2021), Southwestern College (155900) (550 degrees), and Flint Hills Technical College (333 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in Emporia City PUMA, KS was $101,500, and the homeownership rate was 70.6%.
Most people in Emporia City PUMA, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Emporia City PUMA, KS was 2 cars per household.
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