The unemployment rate in Emporia Metro Area is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Emporia Metro Area jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Emporia Metro Area's cost of living is 25.1% 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, the Emporia metro area remained strongly Republican, 53.7% to 43.1%. More Voting Stats
Emporia Metro Area's population is 33,302 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 4.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Emporia Metro Area is Real Estate: $94,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.4%.
Emporia Metro Area public schools spend $10,495 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9 students per teacher in Emporia Metro Area. More Education