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    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A+
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    A+
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B+
Emory is a town in Virginia with a population of 1,236. Emory is in Washington County and is one of the best places to live in Virginia. Living in Emory offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Emory and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Emory are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$217,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$626
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$69,514
National
$55,322
Children
8%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%
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2 reviews
have to travel 50+ miles for good shopping and decent jobs even farther
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not good paying jobs in this area