In 2017, Emporia, KS had a population of 24.6k people with a median age of 28.6 and a median household income of $37,676. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Emporia, KS declined from 24,707 to 24,636, a -0.287% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,888 to $37,676, a 2.14% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Emporia, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.4%), White (Hispanic) (21.7%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.52%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.75%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.74%). N/A% of the people in Emporia, KS speak a non-English language, and 91.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Emporia, KS is $89,500, and the homeownership rate is 48.5%. Most people in Emporia, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 13.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Emporia, KS is 2 cars per household.