Emporia SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

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Emporia, Kansas Info Snack

Emporia is a city in and the county seat of Lyon County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 24,916. Emporia lies between Topeka and Wichita at the intersection of U.S. Route 50 with Interstates 335 and 35 on the Kansas Turnpike. Emporia is also a college town, home to Emporia State University and Flint Hills Technical College.
Population
24,636
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
22.8%
Median Home
$89,500
Median Income
$37,676
Median Rent
$640

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Population over time in Emporia

Year Population % Change
2017 24,636 -0.3%
2016 24,707 -0.1%
2015 24,739 -0.2%
2014 24,787 -0.4%
2013 24,895 -1.4%
2012 25,245 -1.4%
2011 25,612 -1.3%
2010 25,945 -

Crime in Emporia Per 100k

Crime Emporia KS USA
Violent Crime 189.5 413.0 382.9
Murder 4.0 5.5 5.3
Robbery 28.2 61.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 112.9 290.3 248.9
Property Crime 2826.2 2800.9 2362.0
Burglary 419.3 478.2 430.4
Larceny 2298.0 2053.3 1694.0
Car Theft 108.9 269.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Emporia

White
64.4% (15,876)
African American
2.7% (675)
American Indian
0.0% (8)
Asian
2.5% (619)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.5% (867)
Hispanic
26.8% (6,591)
Race Emporia KS USA
White 64.4% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 2.7% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 2.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 2.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 26.8% 11.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Emporia, Kansas

Less than $10,000
10.9% (268,532)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (155,206)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (352,294)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (347,367)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (411,421)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (413,884)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (248,823)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.7% (165,061)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (64,053)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (36,954)
Income Emporia KS USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 6.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.7% 13.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 4.4% 6.3%

Gender in Emporia

Female
51.4% (12,652)
Male
48.6% (11,983)
Gender Emporia KS USA
Female 51.4% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Emporia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.7% (1,893)
9-12th Grade
5.8% (1,428)
High School / GED
29.4% (7,240)
Some College
21.8% (5,378)
Associate's Degree
7.6% (1,877)
Bachelor's Degree
18.2% (4,476)
Master's Degree
7.3% (1,789)
Professional Degree
1.0% (246)
Doctorate Degree
1.2% (307)
Education Emporia KS USA
< 9th Grade 7.7% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.8% 5.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.4% 26.2% 27.3%
Some College 21.8% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.6% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.2% 20.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.3% 8.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.2% 1.2% 1.4%

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