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The Post Office in Emory, Virginia
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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 Kingsport–Bristol (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.
- Frankie Newton (1906 – 1954) – jazz trumpeter
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