The unemployment rate in Emporia is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Emporia jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Emporia's cost of living is 26.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Lyon county remained strongly Republican, 53.7% to 43.1%. More Voting Stats
Emporia's population is 24,502 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 5.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 14.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Emporia is Real Estate: $117,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.1%.
Emporia public schools spend $9,996 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.7 students per teacher in Emporia. More Education