Emerson is a city located in Bartow County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,612, it is the 261st largest city in Georgia and the 8436th largest city in the United States . Emerson is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 9.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,470 in 2010. Emerson reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 9 miles, Emerson has a population density of 187 people per square mile.
The average household income in Emerson is $93,437 with a poverty rate of 13.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $853 per month, and the median house value is $158,100. The median age in Emerson is 42.2 years, 36.1 years for males, and 42.9 years for females.