Send us your Empire photos:
Empire is a village in Jefferson County, in the Weirton-Steubenville metro area.
The latitude of Empire is 40.507N. The longitude is -80.624W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 682 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 300.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Empire demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Jefferson County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 43926 ZIP code.
15% of Empire residents report German ancestry, and 24% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Empire ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Empire was $11,667, compared with $21,587 nationally.
3% of Empire residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Empire, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $273. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $688.
Jefferson County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Empire political report.
The average commute time for Empire workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Empire:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!