Emporia Information

Emporia Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Emporia, VA

General Emporia Information

State: Virginia

County: Emporia County

Close cities: Freeman, VA, Skippers, VA, Emporia, VA, Jarratt, VA

Emporia Population (census data)
Total 5,619 (-0.6% since 2000)
Male 2,555 (45.5%)
Female 3,064 (54.5%)

Population Density: 815 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.5 (US Avg is 100)

Emporia Elevation: 119 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.89 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,999

Zip Codes: 23847.

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Emporia Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (56.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (41.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.3%)
  • English (8.5%)
  • Irish (2.9%)
  • German (2.0%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.4%)
  • Scottish (1.2%)
Foriegn Born: 183 people (3.3%)
  • Latin America (70.0%)
  • Asia (16.7%)
  • Oceania (13.3%)

Local Emporia Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Emporia School Information

High Schools
Greensville County High (403 Harding Street, Emporia, VA, 23847 - Greensville County Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Edward W. Wyatt Middle (206 Slagles Lake Road, Emporia, VA, 23847 - Greensville County Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Belfield Elementary (515 Belfield Road, Emporia, VA, 23847 - Greensville County Public Schools District)
Greensville Elementary (1101 Sussex Drive, Emporia, VA, 23847 - Greensville County Public Schools District)

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