Emerson is located in eastern Mills County between the east and west branches of the Nishnabotna River. Emerson is home to 442 people. Emerson’s youth attend school in the East Mills School District. This is a great small town with a rich history. To learn more about Emerson head over to their webpage.

Business Climate
Emerson provides a small town atmosphere for individuals who work in the Omaha/Council Bluffs and Red Oak area. Chat Mobility and several other local businesses provide the majority of the employment in Emerson. Emerson is a town that is working to build a more diverse business district. To learn more about what Emerson has to offer and whether this would be a great place for your business contact Rachel Reis at director@glenwoodia.com or 712-527-3298.

Mayor of Emerson: Stephanie Latta

City Clerk: Mary Bolton, emersoncity@netins.net, 712-623-6510





Citylight Southwest Iowa

705 Bradford Ave, Emerson IA 51533

Emerson United Methodist Church

801 Bradford Ave, Emerson IA 51533