IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Emerson, IA

Emerson, IA is located in Mills County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Emerson is about 449 with about 676 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 895.

The Average Home Value is $108,900.00, which is roughly 6% lower than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $60,417.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 5% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Emerson is about 6.2%.

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Mills County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 55.34% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.92%
Democratic: 30.33%
Libertarian: 1.21%
Other: 0.39%
Green: 0.15%


Nearby Locations

Hastings, IA (5.05 mi.)
Henderson, IA (8.58 mi.)
Red Oak, IA (9.43 mi.)
Malvern, IA (9.52 mi.)
Imogene, IA (9.71 mi.)
Macedonia, IA (11.80 mi.)
Randolph, IA (13.30 mi.)
Silver City, IA (13.64 mi.)
Essex, IA (13.74 mi.)
Carson, IA (15.15 mi.)
Elliott, IA (15.58 mi.)
Stanton, IA (16.00 mi.)
Tabor, IA (16.31 mi.)
Glenwood, IA (17.74 mi.)
Treynor, IA (17.99 mi.)
Shenandoah, IA (18.03 mi.)
Oakland, IA (19.86 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 51533
Latitude : 41.037764
Longitude : -95.365593
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1143 ft.
Area Code(s) : 712

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.42
Male Population Estimate : 49.72%
Female Population Estimate : 50.28%
Median Age : 47.2
Male Median Age : 45.8
Female Median Age : 48.0

White Population Estimate : 99.33%
Black Population Estimate : 0.34%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.89%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.56%
Other Population Estimate : 0.45%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Emerson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Mills County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Mills County: About 287 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Mills County is about 0% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.