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Housing density: 1111 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $153,178.
Median contract rent in 2009: $421 (lower quartile is $334, upper quartile is $534)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $444
Median gross rent in Emporia, KS in 2009: $567
Housing units in Emporia with a mortgage: 3,137 (408 second mortgage, 487 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,601
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $52,232
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $38,712
Median monthly housing costs: $597
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Detached houses: $120,056Here:$120,056State:$156,894
Townhouses or other attached units: $92,839Here:$92,839State:$149,604
In 2-unit structures: $40,638Here:$40,638State:$124,513
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,720Here:$106,720State:$108,027
Mobile homes: $36,895Here:$36,895State:$34,057
4,719 spouses, 7,433 children (6,759 natural, 179 adopted, 495 stepchildren), 277 grandchildren, 215 brothers or sisters, 95 parents, 370 other relatives, 557 non-relatives
Size of family households: 2,447 2-persons, 1,261 3-persons, 1,310 4-persons, 691 5-persons, 271 6-persons, 127 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 3,178 1-person, 772 2-persons, 142 3-persons, 62 4-persons, 5 5-persons.
4,540 married couples with children.
1,636 single-parent households (432 men, 1,204 women).
80.2% of residents of Emporia speak English at home.
16.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (39% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (37% speak English very well, 58% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
Foreign born population: 3,110 (11.6%)
(18.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 90.5%
Number of people working at home: 249 (1.9% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
42% of Emporia residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Kansas.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.0%
Unemployment rate for Black males: 24.4%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 8.5%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 9.6%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Asian males: 8.7%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 13.8%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 11.4%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 9.8%
Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 28.2%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 9.5%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 11.7%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 10.1%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $9,800
House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Emporia:
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
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