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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Emerson is 824. Emerson, Nebraska is the 11,056th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Emerson was in 2010, when its population was 840. In 2010, Emerson was the 11,067th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,056th largest city in the US. Emerson is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
Emerson has grown 0.9% since the 2000. Emerson, Nebraska is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 65% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|11051||Rural Valley, Pennsylvania||825||-10.2%|
|11052||Sodus Point, New York||825||-28.8%|
|11059||Rivesville, West Virginia||823||-8.9%|
The total voting age population of Emerson, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 599. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Emerson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Emerson are 88.1% White, 6.5% American Indian, 1.9% Two or more races, 1.4% Black, 1.0% Asian and 1.0% Other. Additionally, 6.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Emerson, 10.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.5%. On a per-household basis, 10.3% of families are below the poverty line in Emerson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.3% of Emerson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.3% of Emerson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Emerson residents aged 5 and older, 3.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Emerson is 4.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Emerson, 18.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Emerson is $58,958.
In Emerson, 68.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.5% of housing units in Emerson.
Of all the housing units in Emerson, 41.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Emerson, 6.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Emerson is $664.
In Emerson, 74.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.