Emporia is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 5,312, it is the 59th largest city in Virginia and the 4604th largest city in the United States . Emporia is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -10.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,927 in 2010. Emporia reached it's highest population of 5,921 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Emporia has a population density of 769 people per square mile.
The average household income in Emporia is $46,692 with a poverty rate of 26.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $694 per month, and the median house value is $116,800. The median age in Emporia is 35.4 years, 33.6 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.