Emmet is a city located in Hempstead County, Arkansas. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 506.
Emmet is located at 33°43'35" North, 93°28'17" West (33.726411, -93.471340)1.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.9 km˛ (1.5 mi˛). 3.9 km˛ (1.5 mi˛) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 506 people, 186 households, and 129 families residing in the city. The population density is 128.5/km˛ (333.4/mi˛). There are 220 housing units at an average density of 55.9/km˛ (145.0/mi˛). The racial makeup of the city is 77.67% White, 20.16% Black or African American, 0.40% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.20% from other races, and 1.58% from two or more races. 0.40% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 186 households out of which 39.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.8% are married couples living together, 16.7% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.6% are non-families. 26.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.8% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.72 and the average family size is 3.31.
In the city the population is spread out with 32.2% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 30.4% from 25 to 44, 18.8% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 32 years. For every 100 females there are 98.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 85.4 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $22,386, and the median income for a family is $26,250. Males have a median income of $24,107 versus $22,250 for females. The per capita income for the city is $11,726. 33.4% of the population and 30.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 47.4% of those under the age of 18 and 20.0% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
- Maps and aerial photos
- Street map from Mapquest (http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?latlongtype=decimal&latitude=33.726411&longitude=-93.47134&zoom=6)
- Topographic map from Topozone (http://www.topozone.com/map.asp?lat=33.726411&lon=-93.47134&s=200&size=m&layer=DRG100)
- Aerial photograph from Microsoft Terraserver (http://terraserver.microsoft.com/map.aspx?t=1&s=14&lon=-93.47134&lat=33.726411&w=750&h=500)