Emmett is a city located in Gem County Idaho. Emmett has a 2020 population of 7,585. It is also the county seat of Gem County. Emmett is currently growing at a rate of 2.39% annually and its population has increased by 16.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,539 in 2010.
The average household income in Emmett is $44,099 with a poverty rate of 25.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $683 per month, and the median house value is $128,700. The median age in Emmett is 36.2 years, 35.3 years for males, and 38 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Emmettwas:
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 native american people with a rate of 37.21%.
84.48% of Emmett residents speak only English, while 15.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.34% of the population.
Overall Poverty Rate
Male Poverty Rate
Female Poverty Rate
The race most likely to be in poverty in Emmett is White, with 22.19% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Emmett is Hispanic, with 38.47% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.09%.
Veteran Poverty Rate
Veteran Disability Rate
Labor Force Participation
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Emmett
94.06% of Emmett residents were born in the United States, with 49.35% having been born in Idaho. 4.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
|Year||Population||Growth||Annual Growth Rate|