Emerson is located in east Nebraska. Emerson is between the Dakota, Dixon, Thurston, Wayne county. Emerson has 0.47 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Emerson population is 800, which has shrunk 2.08% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Emerson median household income is $38,958 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.13% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 33.50% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Emerson median house value is $65,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 31.60% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 47.84% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Emerson is close to the state average in quality. The Emerson area code is 402.