Jeffrey Energy Center

Emmett is located along Kansas Highway 63 north of St. Marys and near Westar's Jeffrey Energy Center. Fun fact, 45.2% of Emmett's population is of German heritage compared to Kansas which is 29%. The first post office in Emmett was established in November 1905. The community was named for Robert Emmet, an Irish nationalist.

City of the 3rd Class
Mayor/Council form of government


Community Statistics

Population (2010) 191
Population Estimate (2017) 106
Median Age (2017) 44.3
Education Attainment (2017) 83.30% High School Graduate or Higher
Total Housing Units (2017) 70
Median Household Income (2017) $43,125
Mean Household Income (2017) $43,007
Civilian employed population 16 years and over (2017) 45
Private wage and salary workers (2017) 37
Government workers (2017) 6
Self Employed (2017) 2
Poverty (2017) 13.2%
Veterans (2017) 15

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Inflow/Outflow Job Counts (All Jobs)

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Where Residents of Emmett Work

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Where Emmett's Workforce Lives

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Source: 2015 US Census Bureau retrieved from OnTheMap (June 2019)