Emmaus, Pennsylvania Population 2020

11,564

Emmaus is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 11,564, it is the 54th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2798th largest city in the United States. Emmaus is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 3.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,211 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Emmaus has a population density of 3,994 people per square mile.

The average household income in Emmaus is $72,460 with a poverty rate of 6.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,055 per month, and the median house value is $175,100. The median age in Emmaus is 41.8 years, 39.8 years for males, and 43.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Emmaus Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Emmaus was:

  • White: 90.01%
  • Asian: 4.10%
  • Two or more races: 2.85%
  • Black or African American: 1.37%
  • Other race: 1.36%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Emmaus, Pennsylvania is 11,564, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,446.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,211.

Emmaus, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,22690.01%
Asian4664.10%
Two or More Races3242.85%
Black or African American1561.37%
Some Other Race1551.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native340.30%

Emmaus Population Pyramid 2020

Emmaus Median Age

41.8


Total

39.8


Male

43.9


Female

Emmaus Adults

There are 9,071 adults, (1,966 of whom are seniors) in Emmaus.

Emmaus Age Dependency

59.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Emmaus Sex Ratio

Female

5,778

50.86%

Male

5,583

49.14%

Emmaus Households and Families

Emmaus Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Emmaus Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All62%38%
Female58.6%41.4%
Non Family42.8%57.2%
Male35.1%64.9%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0302.2562
Married2,3172.8881.3
Non Family1,9181.242.8
Female5903.0158.6
Male2052.8335.1

2.83

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

8.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Emmaus Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3263.90%
9th to 12th Grade3464.14%
High School Graduate2,78733.31%
Some College1,63819.58%
Associates Degree7458.90%
Bachelors Degree1,73920.78%
Graduate Degree7869.39%

Emmaus Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4457,0382,263
Hispanic42528138
Asian307203104
Other Race13733
Multiple Races13213280
Black1119462
Native American1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 60.61%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,363$48,650$38,905
Less Than High School$38,182$42,730$20,804
High School Grad$36,276$42,432$30,587
Some College$44,291$50,823$37,333
Bachelors Degree$51,551$53,438$50,731
Graduate Degree$59,808$61,131$59,199

$43,363

Average Earnings

$48,650

Average Male

$38,905

Average Female

Emmaus Language

Emmaus Language by Age

Emmaus Language

92.82% of Emmaus residents speak only English, while 7.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.46% of the population.

Emmaus Poverty

Emmaus Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,9195275.31%
Hispanic55411721.12%
Asian4667215.45%
Native3434100.00%
Multiple324123.70%
Black15663.85%

6.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.31%

Male Poverty Rate

5.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emmaus

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emmaus is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emmaus is Multiple, with 3.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.41%
High School7.14%
Some College4.45%
Bachelors or Greater2.57%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed13.48%
Male Unemployed13.40%
Female Employed4.16%
Male Employed3.04%

Emmaus Income

Emmaus Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,712$72,460
Families$76,233$85,723
Married Families$90,818-
Non Families$43,362$48,675

Emmaus Marital Status

Emmaus Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Emmaus Married by Age and Sex

Emmaus Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Emmaus Marital Status by Race

Emmaus Veterans

768

Number of Veterans

702

Male Veterans

66

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam254
First Gulf War107
Second Gulf War79
Korea70
World War II14
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74229
35 to 54209
55 to 64177
75+115
18 to 3438
Name Veterans % of Total
White7258.66%
Hispanic6014.12%
2 or More1612.12%
Other1611.68%
Asian113.58%

$Emmaus Veterans by Education

3.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emmaus Employment Status

69.6%

Labor Force Participation

67.6%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Emmaus Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.72%

Born in Pennsylvania

95.41%

Native Born

4.59%

Foreign Born

1.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.41% of Emmaus residents were born in the United States, with 76.72% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,564590.51%
201911,505590.52%
201811,446480.42%
201711,398590.52%
201611,339290.26%
201511,31050.04%
201411,305310.27%
201311,27420.02%
201211,272140.12%
201111,258690.62%
201011,189-124-0.11%
200011,3131560.14%
199011,1571560.14%
198011,001-510-0.45%
197011,5111,2491.16%
196010,2622,4822.81%
19507,7801,0491.46%
19406,7313120.48%
19306,4192,0493.92%
19204,3708692.24%
19103,5010.00%