Population density (sq mi)3135891
Median age40.737.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1868%42%43%
Speak English98%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Emerson is 439% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Emerson is 8% higher than Arkansas
  • In Emerson 76.77% of the population is White
  • In Emerson 22.26% of the population is Black
  • In Emerson 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Emerson, AR Demographics


      Emerson population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.32%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.65%2.28%4.75%
      In Emerson, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Emerson age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Emerson, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).