Emerson, Nebraska

Population 780

Emerson is located in Dakota County, NE. The population is 780, making Emerson the 3rd largest city in Dakota County.

There are 2 public schools in Emerson with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Emerson is very low , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Emerson is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Emerson property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Emerson include Perry Township, Emerson Township and Flournoy Township.

Emerson Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 13%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12%

Crime Rate

86.3% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 125
  • Violent Crimes: 251
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 0
  • Property Crime: 125
  • Larceny Theft: 0

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Emerson
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

22 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 22


Moderate 3.3%
  • Nebraska unemployment average: 2.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Emerson, NE and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Emerson's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Emerson, NE.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Emerson, NE

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Emerson, NE issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Emerson, NE issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $430
  • 1 Bedroom: $510
  • 2 Bedrooms: $680
  • 3 Bedrooms: $850
  • 4 Bedrooms: $930

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Environmental Hazards

22 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (266/270)
    Emerson, NE has 98.52% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Emerson, NE is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.55 Average
    Emerson, NE is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 18.72°
  • February 23.22°
  • March 38.08°
  • April 49.2°
  • May 61.79°
  • June 71.01°
  • July 75.85°
  • August 72.04°
  • September 63.2°
  • October 51.05°
  • November 38.18°
  • December 21.98°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Emerson, NE

Emerson, NE has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Emerson, NE has no risk of hurricanes.
Emerson, NE has a high risk of hail storms.
Emerson, NE has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Emerson, NE: $43,000


Unemployment in Emerson is 3.3%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 2.9% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 49.65%
White Collar - 50.35%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Pete Ricketts
  • Sen. Deb Fischer
  • Sen. Ben Sasse

City Representatives

  • Jeff Fortenberry
  • Adrian Smith

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Emerson, NE

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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