Emmaus, PA

Emmaus profile

Living in Emmaus

Emmaus is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 11,467 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Emmaus is the 90th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Emmaus is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Emmaus is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Emmaus who work in office and administrative support (14.51%), management occupations (9.45%), and sales jobs (9.38%).

The overall education level of Emmaus citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.01% of adults in Emmaus have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Emmaus in 2018 was $33,821, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,284 for a family of four. However, Emmaus contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Emmaus is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Emmaus home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Emmaus residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Emmaus include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Emmaus is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.