The jQuery Empty method – .empty() is used to remove all the contents and children of the element.
Note: It does the remove the element itself. If you want to remove the element also then use jQuery Remove method.
I have a div that contains information of United States:
<div id="div1"> Country: <p>Name: United States</p> <p>State: New York</p> <p>City: New York City</p> </div>
To remove all its content use .empty() method:
The Resulting div will have all its content removed:
<div id="div1"> </div>