In 2020, Emporia, KS had a population of 24.6k people with a median age of 29.2 and a median household income of $43,481. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Emporia, KS grew from 24,607 to 24,631, a 0.0975% increase and its median household income grew from $40,525 to $43,481, a 7.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Emporia, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.4%), White (Hispanic) (20.3%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.56%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.18%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.82%).
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.
91.3% of the residents in Emporia, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Emporia, KS was $98,200, and the homeownership rate was 47.9%. Most people in Emporia, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 12.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Emporia, KS was 2 cars per household.