Emerson demographics profile

StatisticEmersonArkansasNational
Population3102,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3135591
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%
Emerson, AR has a population of 310 and is the 22,327th largest city in the United States. The population density is 313 per sq mi which is 464% higher than the Arkansas average and 245% higher than the national average. The median age in Emerson is 41 which is approximately 8% higher than the Arkansas average of 38. In Emerson, 45% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 63% of Emerson residents were born in Arkansas, 37% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Emerson is 464% 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 or African American.
  • In Emerson 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Emerson population breakdown by race

RaceEmersonArkansasNational
White76.77%77.72%73.35%
Black or African American22.26%15.52%12.63%
Asian0.00%1.40%5.22%
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.

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