In 2019, Emporia, KS had a population of 35.9k people with a median age of 34.2 and a median household income of $46,217. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Emporia, KS grew from 33,299 to 35,888, a 7.78% increase and its median household income grew from $44,191 to $46,217, a 4.58% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Emporia, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.6%), White (Hispanic) (17%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.78%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.19%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.92%). 0% of the households in Emporia, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.2% of the residents in Emporia, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Emporia, KS was $106,300, and the homeownership rate was 61.5%. Most people in Emporia, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Emporia, KS was 2 cars per household.
Emporia, KS borders Topeka, KS.