The City of Emporia, VA
The city of Emporia is located in the state of Virginia in Greensville County and has a population of 5,635 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Emporia is Petersburg, approximately 34 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Emporia, including Jamacian Soul, Burger King, Arby's Restaurant, Food Lion and Long John Silvers. For a larger selection of Emporia restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Emporia Golf Courses, Museums and/or Auto Race Tracks, including the Lake Gaston Country Club, Lake Gaston Golf Club, Lee Park Golf Course, Petersburg National Battlefield Park and Virginia Motorsports Park. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Emporia please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Emporia:
- Roanoke Rapids Halifax County Airport (RZZ)
Emporia, Virginia Climate and WeatherIn the month of April, Emporia experiences an average high temperature of 71 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in April are usually about 44 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.34 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Emporia with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 51 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Emporia to receive an average of 3.38 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.36 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 103 degrees in the summer and as low as -4 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Emporia should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 72 degrees, and nighttime lows of 45.
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Emporia, Virginia Attractions
1Lake Gaston Country Club - Macon,
The Lake Gaston Country Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Warren County North Carolina. Built in 1972, this Macon course designed by Turner & Associates is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 252-257-2033. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Hubquarter Rd, Macon, NC 27551
2Lake Gaston Golf Club - Gasburg,
The Lake Gaston Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Brunswick County Virginia. Built in 1974, this Gasburg course designed by Bob Hindricks is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 804-577-2888. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: State Hwy 668, Gasburg, VA 23857
3Lee Park Golf Course - Petersburg,
The Lee Park Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Petersburg City County Virginia. is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 804-733-5667. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3108 Homestead Dr, Petersburg, VA 23805
4Petersburg National Battlefield Park - Petersburg,
Petersburg National Battlefield is a National Park Service unit preserving sites related to the American Civil War Siege of Petersburg, . The Battlefield is centered around Petersburg, Virginia, and also includes outlying components in Hopewell, Prince George County, and Dinwiddie County. Over 140,000 people visit the park annually.
5Virginia Motorsports Park - Petersburg,
Virginia Motorsports Park is a quarter-mile dragstrip in Dinwiddie County, Virginia, just outside Petersburg, . It opened in 1994 and hosted the NHRA's Torco Racing Fuels NHRA Nationals. It has a seating capacity of 23,000 spectators. The track has recently returned to the IHRA.
Emporia, Virginia Hotels
Emporia, Virginia Restaurants
This is a list of Emporia Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Delicatessens Retail. Happy Dining!
Published December 13, 2010
Today Halifax has a small but proud population of roughly 300. Nearly a dozen historic buildings are open to the public for both guided tours and individual exploration.