The Town of Emerson had a population of 286 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Emerson is located at latitude 33.0976 and longitude -93.1929 in Columbia County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Emerson encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Columbia County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 322 feet.
The Town of Emerson has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||286 (100%)|
|Population in Households||286 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||238 (83.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$32,994|
|Average Household Income||$54,280|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,119|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||146 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||93 (63.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||14 ( 9.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||39 (26.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$71,250|
|Average Home Value||$102,957|
|Housing Affordability Index3||238|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.63%|
|Per Capita Income||4.16%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.43%|
The table below compares Emerson to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 371||41st|
|Population Density||# 323||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 555||11th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 459||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 480||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 163||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.