Emmett is a somewhat small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 6,604 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Emmett is the 28th largest community in Idaho.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Emmett is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Emmett is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Emmett who work in office and administrative support (20.94%), sales jobs (13.23%), and food service (9.19%).
Being a small city, Emmett does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Emmett are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.43% of adults in Emmett have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Emmett in 2010 was $15,495, which is low income relative to Idaho and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,980 for a family of four.
Emmett is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Emmett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Emmett residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Emmett also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.67% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Emmett include English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Emmett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.