Lynchburg, Virginia

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Population in 2013: 78,014 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.5%
 
Males: 36,475  (46.8%)
Females: 41,539  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  29.1 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 24501.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,477 (it was $32,234 in 2000)
Lynchburg:

$40,477
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,397 (it was $18,263 in 2000)

Lynchburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $147,900 (it was $84,900 in 2000)
Lynchburg:

$147,900
VA:

$239,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $176,643; Detached houses: $169,997; Townhouses or other attached units: $263,413; In 2-unit structures: $113,220; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $232,071; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $215,781; Mobile homes: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $759.

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  • Races in Lynchburg, VA (2013)

    Lynchburg races chart
    • 48,64963.1%White alone
    • 21,65828.1%Black alone
    • 2,5213.3%Hispanic
    • 2,0562.7%Asian alone
    • 2,0302.6%Two or more races
    • 1600.2%American Indian alone
    • 830.1%Other race alone

Races in Lynchburg detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lynchburg: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (13.7%), German (11.4%), Irish (9.0%), United States (8.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), Scottish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1805

Elevation: 818 feet

Land area: 49.4 square miles.

Population density: 1,580 people per square mile   (low).

Lynchburg,VA real estate house value index trend

Lynchburg, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Lynchburg:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lynchburg city:

  • Never married: 43.9%
  • Now married: 39.2%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

3,817 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia, 1.1% Latin America, 0.5% Africa).

This city:

4.9%
Virginia:

11.5%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 196 registered sex offenders living in Lynchburg, Virginia as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Lynchburg to the number of sex offenders is 393 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,560 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,297 (1.0%)

Lynchburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (98.4 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (281.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Madison Heights, VA (2.0 miles ), Forest, VA (2.4 miles ), Timberlake, VA (2.6 miles ), Rustburg, VA (3.1 miles ), Amherst, VA (3.7 miles ), Big Island, VA (3.7 miles ), Appomattox, VA (4.4 miles ), Bedford, VA (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 143 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 1998: 150 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 1999: 169 buildings, average cost: $131,200
  • 2000: 152 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2001: 202 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2002: 251 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2003: 393 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 2004: 210 buildings, average cost: $153,900
  • 2005: 469 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 2006: 434 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2007: 396 buildings, average cost: $167,700
  • 2008: 249 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 2009: 125 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2010: 120 buildings, average cost: $183,900
  • 2011: 61 buildings, average cost: $212,000
  • 2012: 117 buildings, average cost: $206,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.40 N, Longitude: 79.17 W

Lynchburg nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): City of Seven Hills, The Hill City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +21,666 (+27.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 24,472 (74.5%)

Area code: 434

Lynchburg household income distribution Lynchburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Lynchburg by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 6664621404331
per 100,000 9.18.99.26.19.13.01.55.60.05.33.93.91.3
Rapes 23252517233423302126223436
per 100,000 34.737.238.225.934.950.333.941.828.534.628.844.046.3
Robberies 808772647391811018075724673
per 100,000 120.7129.4110.097.3110.8134.5119.2140.7108.599.894.259.593.9
Assaults 178191164157155213227212238218181184220
per 100,000 268.6284.0250.6238.7235.3314.9334.2295.2322.8290.1236.7237.9282.9
Burglaries 490419411383412442465425372433515365349
per 100,000 739.3623.0628.1582.4625.5653.5684.5591.9504.5576.3673.5471.9448.8
Thefts 1,7181,7141,8221,9301,8051,7961,7542,1601,7352,0671,8551,6591,538
per 100,000 2,592.22,548.72,784.32,934.92,740.32,655.22,582.03,008.12,353.02,751.02,425.82,144.91,978.0
Auto thefts 22119916217817316416215411194996987
per 100,000 333.5295.9247.6270.7262.6242.5238.5214.5150.5125.1129.589.2111.9
Arson 221913151523171614169136
per 100,000 33.228.319.922.822.834.025.022.319.021.311.816.87.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 315.2309.8304.6287.2298.3318.1300.4322.0259.2284.3258.8232.3241.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Lynchburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 193 (169 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Virginia average:

2.27

Lynchburg tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.7%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -899 (-1.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Lynchburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lynchburg, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lynchburg-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.4 miles away from the Lynchburg city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lynchburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 70.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 266.6 miles away from Lynchburg center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 290.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.9 miles away from Lynchburg center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 151.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Lynchburg topographic map

Birthplace of: Jerry Falwell - Protestant Christian Evangelist, Robert Latham Owen - Politician, Andrew Sledd - University professor, Douglas Southall Freeman - Journalist, John Wikswo - Biological physcist, Carter Glass - Politician, Alex B. Mahood - Architect, Jay Busbee - Novelist, Anthony Poindexter - College football player, David Hobbs (basketball) - College basketball player.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Lynchburg: Cary DeVall Langhorne, Desmond T. Doss.

Hospitals in Lynchburg:

  • CENTER FOR RESTORATIVE CARE AND REHABILITION (provides emergency services, 3300 RIVERMONT AVE KRISE 5)
  • CENTRA HEALTH, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1920 ATHERHOLT ROAD)
  • CENTRA HEALTH, HOSPICE OF THE HILLS (2010 ATHERHOLD ROAD)
  • FOREST HILLS GROUP HOME (3018 FOREST HILL CIRCLE)
  • LYNCHBURG GENERAL HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, TATE SPRINGS RD PO BOX 897)
  • TIMOTHY AND BETHANY HOUSE (3011 ROUNDELAY ROAD)

Dialysis Facilities in Lynchburg:

  • UVA LYNCHBURG DIALYSIS (103 CLIFTON ST)

Home Health Centers in Lynchburg:

  • CENTRA HEALTH HOME HEALTH SERV (1204 FENWICK DRIVE)
  • FIRST DOMINION HM HLTH CARE (2808 OLD FOREST ROAD)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES - LYNCHBURG (1928 THOMSON DRIVE)
  • SENIOR INDEPENDENCE (2025 TATE SPRINGS RD)
  • SEVEN HILLS HOME HEALTH INC (2250 MURRELL RD BLDG B UNIT 2)

Nursing Homes in Lynchburg:

  • AVANTE AT LYNCHBURG (2081 LANGHORNE ROAD)
  • CAMELOT HALL NRS HOME (5615 SEMINOLE DR)
  • CARRINGTON,THE (2406 ATHERHOLT ROAD)
  • CENTRAL VIRGINIA TRAINING CENT (PO BOX 1098)
  • GUGGENHEIMER DIV GEN MARSHALL LODGE (1902 GRACE STREET)
  • GUGGENHEIMER NRSG HM CENTRA HEALTH INC (1902 GRACE STREET)
  • LYNCHBURG HLTH AND REHAB CNTR (5615 SEMINOLE AVENUE)
  • SEVEN HILLS HEALTH CARE CTR (2081 LANGHORNE RD)
  • SUMMIT HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1300 ENTERPRISE DRIVE)
  • VA BAP HOSP DIV CEN (3300 RIVERMONT AVE)

Airports and heliports located in Lynchburg:

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Amtrak station:

LYNCHBURG (825 KEMPER ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Lynchburg:

  • Liberty University (Full-time enrollment: 61,625; Location: 1971 University Blvd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.liberty.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Central Virginia Community College (FT enrollment: 2,759; Location: 3506 Wards Rd; Public; Website: www.cvcc.vccs.edu)
  • Lynchburg College (FT enrollment: 2,456; Location: 1501 Lakeside Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lynchburg.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Randolph College (FT enrollment: 645; Location: 2500 Rivermont Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.randolphcollege.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Virginia University of Lynchburg (FT enrollment: 473; Location: 2058 Garfield Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.vul.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Miller-Motte Technical College-Lynchburg (FT enrollment: 446; Location: 1011 Creekside Lane; Private, for-profit; Website: www.miller-motte.edu/)
  • Lynchburg General Hospital School of Nursing (FT enrollment: 137; Location: 905 Lakeside Dr., Suite A; Private, not-for-profit; Website: centrahealth.com/news/careers/college-of-nursing)
  • Sylvain Melloul International Hair Academy (FT enrollment: 62; Location: 3405 Candlers Mountain Rd. #G360; Private, for-profit; Website: smiha.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Lynchburg:

  • Longwood University (about 44 miles; Farmville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,565)
  • Virginia Western Community College (about 46 miles; Roanoke, VA; FT enrollment: 4,762)
  • American National University (about 48 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • Roanoke College (about 50 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 57 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 58 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Danville Community College (about 60 miles; Danville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,747)

Public high schools in Lynchburg:

Private high schools in Lynchburg:

  • VIRGINIA EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 262; Location: 400 VES RD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • HOLY CROSS REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 238; Location: 2125 LANGHORNE RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • RIVERMONT SCHOOL (Students: 62; Location: 1350 UGGATES RD; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • NEW VISTAS SCHOOL (Students: 44; Location: 520 ELDON ST; Grades: 1 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Lynchburg:

Private elementary/middle schools in Lynchburg:

  • JAMES RIVER DAY SCHOOL (Students: 240; Location: 5039 BOONSBORO RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • TIMBERLAKE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL & DAYCARE (Students: 147; Location: 21397 TIMBERLAKE RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • DESMOND T DOSS JUNIOR ACADEMY (Students: 85; Location: 19 GEORGE ST; Grades: PK - 10)
See full list of schools located in Lynchburg, map of school districts: LYNCHBURG CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Library in Lynchburg:

  • LYNCHBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,226,078; Location: 2315 MEMORIAL AVENUE; 136,026 books; 5,816 audio materials; 11,438 video materials; 18 state licensed databases; 312 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Jefferson Forest High School is another Lynchburg area school.
  • Class "A" Minor League home of the Lynchburg Hillcats. Farm team for the Pittsburgh Pirates. added by Nick

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Notable locations in Lynchburg: Pittman Plaza (A), Tomahawk Industrial Park (B), Oakwood Country Club (C), Mabel K Whiteside Amphitheature (D), Worthington Field (E), Matthes-Hopkins Track/Soccer Field (F), Monument Terrace (G), Lynchburg Community Market (H), Lynchburg Regional Small Business Development Center (I), Wright Residence Hall (J), Webb Residence Hall (K), Thoresen Theatre (L), Thoresen Hall (M), The Pines House (N), The Macon Bookshop (O), Terrell Health and Counseling Center (P), Norfolk House (Q), Martin Science Building (R), Leggett Building (S), Houston Memorial Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Timberlake Plaza Shopping Center (1), Seven Hills Shopping Center (2), Fort Hill Village Shopping Center (3), The Farm Basket Shops Shopping Center (4), The Village Courts Shopping Center (5), Chestnut Hills Shopping Center (6), Fairview Square Shopping Center (7), Westover Shopping Center (8), Forest Hills Court Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lynchburg include: Boonsboro United Methodist Church (A), Chapel of the Good Shepherd (B), First Baptist Church (C), Frances Hundley Houston Chapel (D), Grace Memorial Episcopal Church (E), Park View United Methodist Church (F), Rivermont Avenue Baptist Church (G), Saint James Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (H), Central Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beulah Cemetery (1), Forest Hill Cemetery (2), Megginson Cemetery (3), Scott Cemetery (4), Falwell Cemetery (5), Old City Cemetery (6), Fort Hill Memorial Park Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Clay Street Reservoir (A), College Hill Reservoir (B), Reusens Reservoir (C), Happyland Lake (D), College Lake (E), Lakeland Lake (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pigeon Creek (A), Judith Creek (B), Joes Branch (C), Ivy Creek (D), Fishing Creek (E), Dreaming Creek (F), Cheese Creek (G), Burton Creek (H), Blackwater Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lynchburg include: Diamond Hill Historic District (1), Lower Basin Historic District (2), Sandusky Park (3), Perrymont Park (4), Guggenheimer Memorial Park (5), Daniels Hill Recreation Center (6), Point of Honor Monument (7), Diamond Hill Recreation Center (8), Garland Hill Historic District (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Legacy Museum Of African American History The (403 Monroe St) (1), Amazement Square Inc (Museums; 27 9th Street) (2), AMF Lynchburg Lanes (Arcades & Amusements; 4643 Murray Place) (3), Lynchburg Hillcats Baseball (Arcades & Amusements; 3180 Fort Ave) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Extended Stayamerica (1910 University Boulevard) (1), Days Inn (3320 Candlers Mountain Rd) (2), Courtyard Marriott (4640 Murray Place) (3), Econo Lodge Lynchburg (2400 Stadium Road) (4), Best Western of Lynchburg (2815 Candlers Mountain Road) (5), Econo Lodge (2400 Stadium Road) (6), Bennie's Rentals Inc (US501 South) (7), Hampton Inn Lynchburg (5604 Seminole Ave) (8), East Side Suites (109 Holcomb Path Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Courts - Federal - Bankruptcy Court- Clerk's Office Information (1100 Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Lynchburg city County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 51.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.7
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.64. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.64
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lynchburg and their reported violations in the past:

501 TRAILER COURT (Population served: 290, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2008)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
SPRING HOUSE RESTAURANT (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
WHITE HOUSE RESTAURANT (Population served: 130, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
MOORES COUNTRY STORE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
EASTBROOK MOBILE HOME COURT (Population served: 96, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
WHITE HOUSE CORNER STORE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lynchburg that have no violations reported:

  • CAMPBELL COUNTY CENTRAL SYSTEM (Population served: 20,000, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • CAMPBELL COUNTY EAST SYSTEM (Population served: 2,505, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.0%
(20.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.7% for Black residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.5% for American Indian residents, 14.2% for other race residents, 29.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.5%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.3%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Lynchburg in 2010:

  • 8,467 people in college/university student housing
  • 863 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 535 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 66 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 64 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 61 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 44 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 38 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 27 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 26 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Lynchburg in 2000:

  • 4,467 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,085 people in nursing homes
  • 422 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 313 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 60 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 48 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 46 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 46 people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 41 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 29 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 14 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 13 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children

Lynchburg, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Lynchburg compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Banks with most branches in Lynchburg (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 8 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: 8 branches. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Bank of the James: Bank Of The James, Fort Avenue Branch, Boonsboro Branch, Main Street Branch, Westminster-Canterbury Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $427.0 mil, Deposits: $375.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of The James Financial Group, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Plaza One Branch, Boonsboro Branch, Fort Hill Village Branch, Lynchburg Main Branch, Timberlake Branch. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Carter Bank & Trust: Waterlick Road Branch, Central National Bank Branch, Graves Mill Branch, Campbell Avenue Office. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $3,970.4 mil, Deposits: $3,610.0 mil, headquarters in Martinsville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices
  • First National Bank: Old Forest Road Branch, Airport Branch, Timberlake Branch. Info updated 2011/12/22: Bank assets: $341.9 mil, Deposits: $310.4 mil, headquarters in Altavista, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Bankshares Corporation
  • American National Bank and Trust Company: Langhorne Road Office, Timberlake Road Office, Graves Mill Office. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $1,303.6 mil, Deposits: $1,060.7 mil, headquarters in Danville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: American National Bankshares Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Langhorne Road Branch, Wards Road Branch, Timbrook Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Old Forest Road Branch at 3021 Old Forest Road, branch established on 1998/09/28; Lynchburg Timberlake Branch at 8433 Timberlake Road, branch established on 2000/10/03. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lynchburg, Virginia:

  • Radisson Hotel Lynchburg, 2900 Chandlers Mt Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502 , Phone: (434) 237-6333, Fax: (434) 237-4277
  • Holiday Inn Select, 601 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504 , Phone: (252) 528-2500, Fax: (252) 528-0062
  • Hampton Inn Lynchburg, 5604 Seminole Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24502 , Phone: (434) 237-2704, Fax: (434) 239-9183
  • Holiday Inn Express Lynchburg, 5600 Seminole Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24502 , Phone: (434) 237-7771, Fax: (434) 239-0659
  • Wingate Inn, 3777 Candlers Mtn Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502 , Phone: (434) 845-1700, Fax: (434) 845-1800
  • Travelodge, 1500 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504 , Phone: (434) 845-5975, Fax: (434) 846-8617
  • Lynchburg Ramada Inn, 3436 Odd Fellows Rd, Exit 7, Lynchburg, VA 24501 , Phone: (434) 847-7500, Fax: (434) 846-4965
  • Quality Inn Lynchburg, 3125 Albert Lankford Dr, Lynchburg, VA 24501 , Phone: (434) 847-9041, Fax: (434) 847-8513
  • 9 other hotels and motels
All 17 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lynchburg, Virginia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Virginia average:

12.3

Lynchburg travel time to work - commute Lynchburg mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (23%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lynchburg city (based on Lynchburg city County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant48,87081
Mainline Protestant13,99638
Other5,0899
Catholic3,9942
Black Protestant7324
Orthodox1002
None2,787-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Lynchburg city:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Lynchburg city:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Lynchburg city:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 77
Here:

10.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lynchburg city:

28.7%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.5%
State:

18.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 84$387,280$55,3262$2,650
Other Government Administration 19$93,274$58,91010$9,779
Judicial and Legal 75$326,386$52,22218$29,014
Police Protection - Officers 235$987,949$50,4489$17,789
Firefighters 187$785,419$50,4018$15,022
Streets and Highways 57$199,154$41,92710$17,783
Airports 17$56,178$39,6555$11,867
Welfare 190$557,941$35,23843$48,507
Solid Waste Management 18$55,996$37,3313$5,032
Sewerage 52$174,826$40,3442$4,948
Parks and Recreation 62$187,579$36,30648$42,068
Housing and Community Development(Local) 39$152,020$46,7753$10,813
Water Supply 65$248,778$45,9282$4,769
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 786$3,488,453$53,259167$103,057
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 846$1,382,295$19,60741$31,347
Local Libraries 19$68,266$43,11516$13,284
Other and Unallocable 69$227,026$39,4835$9,361
Totals for Government 2,820$9,378,820$39,910392$377,090

Lynchburg government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $9,143,000 ($117.20)
    General - Other: $6,519,000 ($83.56)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,368,000 ($68.81)
    Water Utilities: $3,844,000 ($49.27)
    Air Transportation: $1,203,000 ($15.42)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $79,198,000 ($1015.18)
    Police Protection: $18,143,000 ($232.56)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,752,000 ($189.09)
    Health - Other: $14,547,000 ($186.47)
    Regular Highways: $11,838,000 ($151.74)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,562,000 ($148.20)
    General - Other: $10,099,000 ($129.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,315,000 ($106.58)
    Sewerage: $6,539,000 ($83.82)
    Water Utilities: $6,268,000 ($80.34)
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,268,000 ($80.34)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,906,000 ($62.89)
    Financial Administration: $4,530,000 ($58.07)
    Transit Utilities: $4,363,000 ($55.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,999,000 ($51.26)
    Central Staff Services: $3,558,000 ($45.61)
    Correctional Institutions: $2,420,000 ($31.02)
    Air Transportation: $1,851,000 ($23.73)
    Corrections - Other: $1,639,000 ($21.01)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,245,000 ($144.14)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $800,000 ($10.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $37,000 ($0.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,571,000 ($45.77)
    General - Other: $463,000 ($5.93)
    Transit Utilities: $395,000 ($5.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000 ($0.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $102,363,000 ($1312.11)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,136,000 ($14.56)

Lynchburg government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,405,000 ($197.46)
    All Other: $10,264,000 ($131.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,219,000 ($92.53)
    Air Transportation: $2,010,000 ($25.76)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $790,000 ($10.13)
    Housing and Community Development: $785,000 ($10.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $282,000 ($3.61)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $271,000 ($3.47)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $125,000 ($1.60)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $5,495,000 ($70.44)
    Transit Utilities: $2,246,000 ($28.79)
    Education: $202,000 ($2.59)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $1,829,000 ($23.44)
    Transit Utilities: $21,000 ($0.27)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,216,000 ($105.31)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,621,000 ($46.41)
    Special Assessments: $3,120,000 ($39.99)
    Fines and Forfeits: $594,000 ($7.61)
    Donations From Private Sources: $150,000 ($1.92)
    Sale of Property: $7,000 ($0.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $10,352,000 ($132.69)
    Transit Utilities: $989,000 ($12.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $48,477,000 ($621.39)
    All Other: $34,905,000 ($447.42)
    Public Welfare: $6,366,000 ($81.60)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,208,000 ($15.48)
    Sewerage: $39,000 ($0.50)
  • Tax - Property: $60,191,000 ($771.54)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $13,320,000 ($170.74)
    Other Selective Sales: $9,452,000 ($121.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $9,257,000 ($118.66)
    Motor Vehicle License: $2,604,000 ($33.38)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $1,487,000 ($19.06)
    Other License: $1,026,000 ($13.15)

Lynchburg government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $264,572,000 ($3391.34)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $230,278,000 ($2951.75)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $56,352,000 ($722.33)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $54,050,000 ($692.82)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $48,644,000 ($623.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,058,000 ($282.74)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,406,000 ($69.30)

Lynchburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,799,000 ($228.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $52,823,000 ($677.10)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $48,644,000 ($623.53)

9.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,845 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.72%
Virginia average:

9.34%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($240 average AGI)
Lynchburg city:

0.06%
Virginia average:

0.21%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Campbell County, VA  1.54% ($27,273 average AGI)
from Amherst County, VA  0.98% ($25,465)
from Bedford County, VA  0.93% ($38,202)


9.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,801 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.53%
Virginia average:

9.20%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($395 average AGI)
Lynchburg city:

0.06%
Virginia average:

0.20%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Campbell County, VA  1.68% ($29,057 average AGI)
to Bedford County, VA  1.29% ($54,941)
to Amherst County, VA  0.89% ($27,735)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lynchburg:

  • WLLL (930 AM; 10 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: HUBBARD'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC.)
  • WLVA (590 AM; 5 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA)
  • WKPA (1170 AM; 5 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: SEVEN HILLS MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBRG (1050 AM; 1 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVGM (1320 AM; 1 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOWZ (1280 AM; 5 kW; APPOMATTOX, VA; Owner: ONECOM, INC.)
  • WAMV (1420 AM; 2 kW; AMHERST, VA; Owner: COMMUNITY FIRST BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKBA (1550 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VINTON, VA; Owner: TINKER CREEK BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lynchburg:

  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)
  • W229AE (93.7 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W280DB (103.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WWMC (90.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WLNI (105.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: GARY E. BURNS)
  • WYYD (107.9 FM; AMHERST, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVBE-FM (100.1 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • W265AS (100.9 FM; CONCORD, VA; Owner: PAUL H. PASSINK)
  • WRVL (88.3 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WJJX (101.7 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBWR (106.9 FM; BEDFORD, VA; Owner: BEDFORD RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WRXT (90.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WREL-FM (96.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, VA; Owner: EQUUS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMJA (102.7 FM; APPOMATTOX, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)

TV broadcast stations around Lynchburg:

  • WTLU-CA (Channel 19; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WSET-TV (Channel 13; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: WSET INCORPORATED)
  • WJPR (Channel 21; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: GRANT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS II, INC.)
  • WWAY (Channel 3; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W60BM (Channel 60; RUSTBURG, ETC., VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W40BM (Channel 40; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W80AN (Channel 80; AMHERST, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WDRG-LP (Channel 2; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: PAUL H. PASSINK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Lynchburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 93m305ftTotal length
  • $16,274,000Total costs
  • 25,429Total average daily traffic
  • 530Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lynchburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 227 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lynchburg, VA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 552 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lynchburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Lynchburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 93 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED293$128,061345$132,2931,076$153,11580$50,36310$1,033,900197$102,1021$31,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$96,0008$154,25060$160,63310$55,9000$010$78,2000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED29$126,06948$132,438349$139,50461$48,1970$051$93,5881$15,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN13$129,07721$180,571206$143,2048$90,0000$016$97,4380$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$132,6004$168,75054$172,3705$78,4000$01$106,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed mortgage data for all 20 tracts in Lynchburg, VA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED40$147,37541$170,7323$147,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$260,8897$149,7140$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$93,5007$130,7142$103,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$169,2503$116,0001$145,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$347,0001$102,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 442
  • Hazardous Condition: 618
  • Service Call: 41
  • Good Intent Call: 37

Incident types - Lynchburg

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lynchburg, VA
Most common first names in Lynchburg, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary92979.9 years
James84472.2 years
William81473.6 years
John77974.2 years
Robert56671.8 years
George36673.7 years
Virginia32179.2 years
Elizabeth31580.2 years
Margaret31478.9 years
Charles30571.3 years
Most common last names in Lynchburg, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith41175.0 years
Johnson36474.5 years
Jones32374.2 years
Brown29174.5 years
Davis23474.5 years
Martin22876.6 years
Williams21075.4 years
Harris19573.6 years
Wood19074.3 years
Wright18978.5 years
Businesses in Lynchburg, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Long John Silver's2
AMF Bowling1Lowe's1
AT&T2Macy's1
Ace Hardware1Marriott2
Advance Auto Parts3MasterBrand Cabinets12
Aeropostale1Maurices1
American Eagle Outfitters1McDonald's5
Applebee's2Men's Wearhouse1
Arby's3Motherhood Maternity1
Ashley Furniture1New Balance2
AutoZone2New York & Co1
BMW1Nike7
Barnes & Noble1OfficeMax1
Bath & Body Works1Old Navy1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Olive Garden1
Best Western1Outback1
Budget Car Rental1Outback Steakhouse1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Pac Sun1
Burger King4Panera Bread1
Burlington Coat Factory1Papa John's Pizza2
CVS5Payless2
Catherines1Penske1
Chevrolet1PetSmart1
Chick-Fil-A4Pier 1 Imports1
Chico's1Pizza Hut3
Cold Stone Creamery1Quality1
ColorTyme1RadioShack2
Cracker Barrel1Red Lobster1
Curves2Ruby Tuesday1
Dairy Queen2Rue211
Days Inn1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Decora Cabinetry8SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza2Sam's Club1
Dunkin Donuts4Sears4
Econo Lodge1Sleep Inn1
Extended Stay America1Spencer Gifts1
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel3
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx11Starbucks3
Finish Line1Subaru1
Foot Locker1Subway4
Ford1Super 83
GNC1T-Mobile3
GameStop3T.G.I. Driday's1
H&R Block4T.J.Maxx1
Hardee's3Taco Bell2
Hilton2Talbots1
Holiday Inn2Target1
Home Depot1Toyota1
Honda1Toys"R"Us1
Hot Topic1Travelodge1
Hyundai1True Value1
IHOP1U-Haul4
JCPenney1U.S. Cellular3
JoS. A. Bank1UPS20
Jones New York2Vans2
Journeys1Verizon Wireless2
Justice1Victoria's Secret1
KFC2Volkswagen1
Kincaid1Waffle House1
Kmart1Walgreens3
Kohl's1Walmart2
Kroger4Wendy's3
La-Z-Boy4Wet Seal1
Lane Bryant1Wingate1
Lane Furniture3YMCA5
Little Caesars Pizza1

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