Latest Data (2017)
Population 24,724
Nationwide Rank 1525

Quick Facts

Emporia, Kansas is the 1,525th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Emporia, Kansas is a city.

Emporia, Kansas is currently 7.9% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Emporia, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Emporia, Kansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1515 West Memphis, Arkansas 24,860 -10.4%
1516 Rockville Centre, New York 24,848 1.1%
1517 Sandusky, Ohio 24,845 -10.7%
1518 Walker, Michigan 24,822 12.6%
1519 Paris, Texas 24,800 -3.8%
1520 Selma, California 24,782 25.7%
1521 Ardmore, Oklahoma 24,779 4.7%
1522 Westmont, Illinois 24,756 -0.6%
1523 McDonough, Georgia 24,755 190.7%
1524 Riverbank, California 24,740 56.5%
1525 Emporia, Kansas 24,724 -7.8%
1526 Hazleton, Pennsylvania 24,723 6.2%
1527 San Fernando, California 24,714 4.6%
1528 Palmetto Bay, Florida 24,710 3.7%
1529 Collinsville, Illinois 24,703 -0.9%
1530 Watauga, Texas 24,602 11.6%
1531 Homer Glen, Illinois 24,591 9.5%
1532 Fountain Hills, Arizona 24,583 20.0%
1533 Elmwood Park, Illinois 24,537 -3.3%
1534 Herndon, Virginia 24,532 12.7%
1535 San Benito, Texas 24,528 1.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
827 Salina 46,994 2.6%
937 Hutchinson 40,772 -2.5%
1064 Leavenworth 36,210 2.0%
1108 Leawood 34,659 24.7%
1354 Dodge City 27,720 9.8%
1393 Garden City 26,895 -5.6%
1525 Emporia 24,724 -7.8%
1588 Derby 23,673 28.9%
1625 Junction City 22,988 21.5%
1659 Prairie Village 22,368 1.3%
1706 Gardner 21,583 121.7%
1756 Hays 20,845 4.0%
1806 Pittsburg 20,216 4.9%
1835 Liberal 19,826 0.6%
1909 Newton 18,869 6.2%
2244 Great Bend 15,344 0.0%
2493 McPherson 13,201 -4.2%
2505 Andover 13,111 84.6%
2521 El Dorado 12,993 1.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 24,724 1,525
2016 24,816 1,506
2015 24,649 1,508
2014 24,560 1,504
2013 24,799 1,475
2012 24,958 1,452
2011 24,970 1,442
2010 24,916 1,435
2009 24,868 1,404
2008 26,172 1,333
2007 26,453 1,302
2006 26,337 1,294
2005 26,537 1,266
2004 26,753 1,247
2003 26,642 1,245
2002 26,662 1,229
2001 26,852 1,206
2000 26,835 1,191
1990 25,621 1,083