Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center
Located on the fall line of the Coastal Plain, the City of Emporia has historically been a commercial hub in Southside Virginia. Just eight miles from the North Carolina line, it is the first municipality on I-95 heading into Virginia. Emporia is a short one-hour drive from Richmond, three hours from Washington, D.C., and is known for its charming craft fairs and festivals. Emporia offers a variety of recreational activities including boating, fishing and hunting.