|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Emmetsburg is 3,631. Emmetsburg, Iowa is the 5,701st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Emmetsburg was in 1990, when its population was 3,971. In 1990, Emmetsburg was the 4,722nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,701st largest city in the US. Emmetsburg is currently 8.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Emmetsburg has shrunk 6.9% since the year 2000. Emmetsburg, Iowa's growth is below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5697||Whitesboro, New York||3,635||-7.1%|
|5699||Warsaw, New York||3,633||-4.6%|
|5703||Tuckerton, New Jersey||3,628||3.1%|
The total voting age population of Emmetsburg, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,760. The voting age population is 45.6% male and 54.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.2% of the residents of Emmetsburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Emmetsburg are 92.4% White, 4.9% Black, 1.9% Two or more races, 0.5% Asian and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 2.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Emmetsburg, 5.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.1%. On a per-household basis, 3.1% of families are below the poverty line in Emmetsburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.4% of Emmetsburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.9% of Emmetsburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.2% have a bachelor's degree and 9.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Emmetsburg residents aged 5 and older, 5.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Emmetsburg is 1.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Emmetsburg, 21.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Emmetsburg is $49,563.
In Emmetsburg, 66.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.3% of housing units in Emmetsburg.
Of all the housing units in Emmetsburg, 25.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Emmetsburg, 6.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 130 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Emmetsburg is $620.
In Emmetsburg, 76.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.