Emporia, VA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,412 housing units in Emporia. This represents a 10.7% growth from 2,178 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,151 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 261 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Emporia is about 52.1%. Emporia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Emporia were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom10%
Two Bedrooms30.70%
Three Bedrooms44.20%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$68,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$30,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$408

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage44.90%
Debt Free41.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%