Businesses in Emmetsburg, Iowa


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 14.1%
 Industry: 11.6%
 Medical: 10.6%
 Home Services: 8.3%
 Community & Government: 7.3%
 Professional Services: 7.1%
 Automotive: 6.7%
 Restaurants: 6.3%
 Financial Services: 5.6%
 Other: 22.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts541.4 years4.21.3
Car repair853.2 years4.22.2
Gas stations74.11.9
New car dealers734.4 years4.31.9
Beauty salons1025.4 years5.02.7
Hairdressers726.7 years5.01.9
Government agencies51.01.3
Public administration2541.4 years1.76.7
Social work54.01.3
Secondary education563 years4.61.3
Finance other544.6 years5.01.3
Loan companies1137.7 years5.03.0
Grocery stores and supermarkets1834 years4.44.8
Electrical installation826.2 years5.02.2
General contractors1029.1 years4.02.7
Real estate1444 years4.33.8
Hotels and motels54.41.3
Other accommodation64.51.6
Construction of buildings833.1 years5.02.2
Other membership organizations54.81.3
Tractors and farm equipment1232.5 years4.33.2
Wholesale of machinery528 years3.51.3
Health and medical2330.4 years4.66.2
Physicians and surgeons61.6
Scientific and technical services847.3 years5.02.2
Churches872 years5.02.2
Gifts, cards and party supplies65.01.6
Hardware stores54.71.3
Household appliances and goods54.21.3
Pharmacies and drug stores83.22.2
Shopping other541.8 years1.3
Public parks94.82.4
Area of Emmetsburg, Iowa3.969 sq mi
Male Population1,802 (48.5%)
Female Population1,916 (51.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +34.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -11.9%
Median Age41.8
Male Median Age37
Female Median Age46.4
Area Codes712
Local TimeTuesday 11:43 AM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Lat & Lng43.11274° / -94.68304°
Zip Codes50536

Emmetsburg, Iowa - Map

Emmetsburg, Iowa Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density697.9 / mi²896.7 / mi²1,062 / mi²936.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Emmetsburg, Iowa Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 11.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Emmetsburg, Iowa+34.2%+4.5%-11.9%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Emmetsburg, Iowa Median Age

Median Age: 41.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Emmetsburg, Iowa41.8 years46.4 years37 years
Iowa38.2 years39.6 years36.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Emmetsburg, Iowa Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5114108223
85 Plus49129178
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Emmetsburg, Iowa Population Density

Population Density: 936.7 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Emmetsburg, Iowa3,7183.969 sq mi936.7 / mi²
Iowa3.1 million56,273.1 sq mi54.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Emmetsburg, Iowa CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Emmetsburg, Iowa68,511 t18.4 t17,260 t/mi²
Iowa60,512,078 t19.6 t1,075 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Emmetsburg, Iowa CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)68,511 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Emmetsburg, Iowa

Emmetsburg is a city in Palo Alto County, Iowa, United States. The population was 3,904 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Palo Alto County. Emmetsburg is located around the southern bay of Five Island Lake. 2007 and 2009, Emmetsburg was n..  ︎  Emmetsburg, Iowa Wikipedia Page

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