Emmaus SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Emmaus (/me.s/ e-MAY-s) is a borough in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is located 5 miles (8.0 km) southwest of Allentown, Pennsylvania, in the Lehigh Valley region of the state. It also lies 50 miles (80 km) north of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's largest city, and 20 miles (32 km) west of the Delaware River. Emmaus is located in the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the New York City-Newark, New Jersey, NY-NJ-CT-PA Combined Statistical Area.
Population
11,360
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
7.4%
Median Home
$169,700
Median Income
$56,261
Median Rent
$993

Rankings for Emmaus in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Emmaus, PA

Population over time in Emmaus

Year Population % Change
2017 11,360 -0.0%
2016 11,363 0.2%
2015 11,342 0.5%
2014 11,291 0.2%
2013 11,271 0.0%
2012 11,268 -0.0%
2011 11,271 0.0%
2010 11,269 -

Crime in Emmaus Per 100k

Crime Emmaus PA USA
Violent Crime 70.0 313.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.8 5.3
Robbery 52.5 92.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 8.8 182.6 248.9
Property Crime 1435.6 1649.4 2362.0
Burglary 227.6 250.3 430.4
Larceny 997.9 1297.7 1694.0
Car Theft 210.1 101.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Emmaus

White
87.9% (9,989)
African American
1.1% (125)
American Indian
0.3% (32)
Asian
4.3% (489)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (219)
Hispanic
4.5% (506)
Race Emmaus PA USA
White 87.9% 77.3% 61.5%
African American 1.1% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.3% 3.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.5% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Emmaus, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
2.4% (27,264)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (27,264)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (112,464)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (143,136)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (180,624)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.7% (269,232)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (154,496)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.8% (168,128)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (35,216)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (20,448)
Income Emmaus PA USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 9.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 13.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.7% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.8% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 5.5% 6.3%

Gender in Emmaus

Female
52.4% (5,951)
Male
47.6% (5,408)
Gender Emmaus PA USA
Female 52.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Emmaus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.6% (519)
9-12th Grade
4.9% (556)
High School / GED
34.5% (3,923)
Some College
18.4% (2,088)
Associate's Degree
9.5% (1,083)
Bachelor's Degree
18.5% (2,107)
Master's Degree
7.2% (818)
Professional Degree
0.9% (99)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (162)
Education Emmaus PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.6% 3.3% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.9% 6.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 34.5% 35.6% 27.3%
Some College 18.4% 16.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.5% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.5% 18.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.2% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.4% 1.4%

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