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The Post Office in Emory, Virginia
The Post Office in Emory, Virginia
Emory is located in Virginia
Location in Virginia
Country United States
State Virginia
County Washington
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
24327, 24340, 24361
FIPS code 51-25792
GNIS feature ID 2584842

Emory is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washington County, Virginia, United States. The population was 1,251 at the 2010 census. It is part of the KingsportBristol (TN)Bristol (VA) Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a component of the Johnson City–Kingsport–Bristol, TN-VA Combined Statistical Area – commonly known as the "Tri-Cities" region.

The Emory post office was established in 1847. The community is named for and is the location of Emory and Henry College.

Notable people

  • Frankie Newton (1906 – 1954) – jazz trumpeter

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