Emmaus, Pennsylvania

Population 11,268

Emmaus is located in Lehigh County, PA. The population is 11,268, making Emmaus the 4th largest city in Lehigh County.

There are 4 public schools in Emmaus with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Emmaus is low , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Emmaus is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Emmaus property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Emmaus include Dorneyville, Upper Milford Township and Macungie.

Emmaus Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 7.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32%

Crime Rate

42.17% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 104
  • Violent Crimes: 61
  • Robbery: 44
  • Burglary: 200
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

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

Environmental Hazards

25 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 21


Very High 14.3%
  • Pennsylvania unemployment average: 13.1%
  • National unemployment average: 11.1%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Emmaus, PA and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Emmaus's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Emmaus, PA.

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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 Emmaus, PA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$240,000 compared to July 2019
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Emmaus, PA issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Emmaus, PA issued 0 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: $705
  • 1 Bedroom: $865
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,100
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,425
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,505

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Environmental Hazards

25 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (161/161)
    Emmaus, PA has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Emmaus, PA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.35 Average
    Emmaus, PA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 28.88°
  • February 31.9°
  • March 42.08°
  • April 52.05°
  • May 61.97°
  • June 70.49°
  • July 75.23°
  • August 72.4°
  • September 65.42°
  • October 54.1°
  • November 43.4°
  • December 36.17°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Emmaus, PA

Emmaus, PA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Emmaus, PA has no risk of hurricanes.
Emmaus, PA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Emmaus, PA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Emmaus, PA: $55,263


Unemployment in Emmaus is 14.3%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 13.1% and 11.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.64%
White Collar - 61.36%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Tom Wolf
  • Sen. Robert P. Casey Jr.
  • Sen. Patrick J. Toomey

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Dent

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Emmaus, PA

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1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Emmaus, PA

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Emmaus, PA
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