Emporia SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
9

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Emporia, Virginia Info Snack

Emporia is an independent city located within the confines of Greensville County, Virginia, United States. It and a predecessor town have been the county seat of Greensville County since 1791. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,927, making it the second-least populous city in Virginia. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Emporia with surrounding Greensville county for statistical purposes.
Population
5,495
Unemployment
20.4%
Poverty
30.9%
Median Home
$115,700
Median Income
$27,426
Median Rent
$738

Rankings for Emporia in Virginia

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Map Of Emporia, VA

Population over time in Emporia

Year Population % Change
2017 5,495 -1.3%
2016 5,565 -1.9%
2015 5,672 -0.2%
2014 5,682 -1.6%
2013 5,773 -0.9%
2012 5,825 -0.4%
2011 5,850 0.5%
2010 5,822 -

Crime in Emporia Per 100k

Crime Emporia VA USA
Violent Crime 423.0 208.2 382.9
Murder 38.5 5.3 5.3
Robbery 173.0 51.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 192.3 117.9 248.9
Property Crime 4287.6 1792.9 2362.0
Burglary 557.6 218.0 430.4
Larceny 3633.9 1454.7 1694.0
Car Theft 96.1 120.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Emporia

White
29.5% (1,623)
African American
64.3% (3,531)
American Indian
0.1% (4)
Asian
0.2% (11)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (1)
Two Or More
0.3% (14)
Hispanic
5.7% (311)
Race Emporia VA USA
White 29.5% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 64.3% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.7% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Emporia, Virginia

Less than $10,000
17.5% (96,162)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (51,103)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.9% (114,845)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (50,004)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (59,346)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (70,885)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (43,960)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.8% (42,861)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (8,242)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (12,089)
Income Emporia VA USA
Less than $10,000 17.5% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.9% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.8% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Emporia

Female
54.7% (3,007)
Male
45.3% (2,487)
Gender Emporia VA USA
Female 54.7% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 45.3% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Emporia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.8% (538)
9-12th Grade
13.7% (750)
High School / GED
35.4% (1,942)
Some College
16.3% (894)
Associate's Degree
9.6% (526)
Bachelor's Degree
10.1% (552)
Master's Degree
3.5% (193)
Professional Degree
0.9% (49)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (45)
Education Emporia VA USA
< 9th Grade 9.8% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.7% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.4% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 16.3% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.6% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.1% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.5% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.8% 1.4%

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