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Demographics

People

Total Population476
Male Share of the Population52.7%
Female Share of the Population47.3%
Senior Citizens14.3%
Employed Population 16+233
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married58.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10%
Median Earnings25+$30,156
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$8,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,361

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,563
% Above Poverty Level92%
% Below Poverty Level8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.8%
Median Gross Rent$669
Median House Value$76,500

Ancestry

German26.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.4%
English11.8%
Irish10.3%
Swedish4%
Dutch3.4%
French Except Basque1.9%
Norwegian1.7%
Russian1.3%
Croatian1.1%
Italian0.8%
Czech0.8%
Scottish0.8%
Polish0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Welsh0.2%
Icelander0.2%
Swiss0.2%
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Emerson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mills County
Standard Zip Codes51533
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.01
Approximate Longitude-95.4

Emerson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationRED OAK
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp11 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip36.5 inches
StationSHENANDOAH
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp11 to 31 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip33.9 inches
StationGLENWOOD 3 SW
Distance19.1 miles
Jan Temp10 to 32 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip33.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hastings175$43,750
Henderson193$58,333
Macedonia233$66,429
Malvern1,023$78,333
Randolph189$52,292
Red Oak5,475$49,458

Emerson Public Libraries

Emerson Public Library
701 MORTON AVE
Emerson, Iowa
(712) 824-7867

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