From a total population of 5,643, Emporia has a median age of 43.2. The average age of males, in Emporia, is 36.3 while the average age of females is 44.8. When you compare this to median age of Virginia, Emporia is 5.6 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Emporia, is $18,909 while the average household income is $30,240. When comparing the median income of people living in Emporia to the rest of Virginia, the average income in Emporia is $15,049 less.