Emporia, Kansas 

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Population

24,502

-5.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$36,697

Median Home Price

$117,800

Median Age

28.6

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.5 / 5.8

summer / winter

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September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Emporia, while January and December are the least comfortable months.


Emporia, KS Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Kansas
County: Lyon County
Metro Area: Emporia Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Emporia
Zip Codes: 66801


Highlights

ECONOMY
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 or Compare Emporia's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Lyon county remained strongly Republican, 53.7% to 43.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Emporia's population is 24,502 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 5.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Emporia is Real Estate: $117,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.1%.

SCHOOLS
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



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Housing Market in Emporia

It's a good time to buy in Emporia. Home Appreciation is up 8.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Emporia is $117,800.

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Reviews for Emporia   3 Reviews
Good Community to raise kids in - 7/12/2010
I hated Emporia when we first moved here 7 years ago, but have since grown to love it. At first I thought there was nothing to do, but the community has a lot to offer... Read More

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churches - 9/12/2008
In emporia there is serval very good churches to pick from so u can find a good church home... Read More

Emporia - Pros/Cons - 4/11/2008
Pros: 1. Low crime rate 2. Low cost of living and housing 3. Affordable place to live Cons: 1. Bad weather 2. Poor school system 3. High unemployment 4. Not... Read More


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