Emporia is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 4,965, it is the 63rd largest city in Virginia and the 4771st largest city in the United States. Emporia is currently declining at a rate of -1.55% annually and its population has decreased by -16.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,927 in 2010. Emporia reached it's highest population of 5,920 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Emporia has a population density of 719 people per square mile.
The average household income in Emporia is $45,698 with a poverty rate of 29.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $715 per month, and the median house value is $123,800. The median age in Emporia is 38.4 years, 36.6 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.0 males.