In 2018, Emporia, VA had a population of 5.38k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $30,857. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Emporia, VA declined from 5,495 to 5,381, a -2.07% decrease and its median household income grew from $27,426 to $30,857, a 12.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Emporia, VA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (69.7%), White (Non-Hispanic) (22.5%), White (Hispanic) (3.23%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.1%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.99%). 0% of the households in Emporia, VA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.6% of the residents in Emporia, VA are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Emporia, VA was $123,800, and the homeownership rate was 41.5%. Most people in Emporia, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Emporia, VA was 2 cars per household.