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Lynchburg city, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2017: 80,995 (97% urban, 3% rural); it was 65,269 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 10,216
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,886
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,903
Renter-occupied apartments: 13,374 (it was 10,574 in 2000)
% of renters here:

42%
State:

33%

Land area: 49 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 1640 people per square mile   (very high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Lynchburg city: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (24.2%), Educational, health and social services (23.9%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 17%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Lynchburg city, VA (2017)
    • 50,43977.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 22,27534.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,2535.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,1683.3%Asian alone
    • 1,9403.0%Two or more races
    • 5550.9%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 3340.5%Some other race alone
    • 310.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

27.8 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years
Males: 37,085  (45.8%)
Females: 43,910  (54.2%)
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Average household size:
Lynchburg city:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,239 ($32,234 in 1999)
This county:

$45,239
Virginia:

$71,535

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $700 (lower quartile is $536, upper quartile is $857)
This county:

$700
State:

$1005


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $160,400 (it was $84,900 in 2000)
Lynchburg city:

$160,400
Virginia:

$273,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $111,200 - $211,900

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $195,773
Here:

$195,773
State:

$361,495

Townhouses or other attached units: $150,910
Here:

$150,910
State:

$349,009

In 2-unit structures: $151,711
Here:

$151,711
State:

$281,083

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $258,854
Here:

$258,854
State:

$253,419

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $155,031
Here:

$155,031
State:

$312,958

Mobile homes: $118,901
Here:

$118,901
State:

$70,345

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,081
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $395

Institutionalized population: 1,534
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,540 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,573 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Lynchburg city, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lynchburg city, VA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Lynchburg city, VA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.9%
Lynchburg city:

17.9%
Virginia:

10.6%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.2% for Black residents, 14.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.0% for other race residents, 22.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 27.8 years old
(Males: 27.2 years old, Females: 28.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 29.5 years old, Black residents: 29.0 years old, American Indian residents: 59.9 years old, Asian residents: 23.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.9 years old, Other race residents: 25.2 years old)

Area name: Lynchburg, VA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lynchburg city is $443 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $534 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $658 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lynchburg.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Lynchburg city: Croaker Landing Boat Ramp (A), Four-H Camp (B), Sycamore Landing (C), James City County Landfill (D), John Tyler Commercial Park (E), Fords Colony Golf Course (F), Branch Siding (G), Croaker Landing (H), New Quarter Industrial Park (I), Williamsburg Office Park (J), Jamestown Beach Campground (K), First Settlers Campground (L), Indian Village Campground (M), Kingsmill River Golf Course (N), James City County Government Center (O), Busch Corporate Center (P), Green Mount Industrial Park (Q), James River Commerce Center (R), Peninsula Scout Reservation (S), Kingsmill Plantation Site (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Prime Outlets at Williamsburg Shopping Center (1), Williamsburg Crossing Shopping Center (2), Governors Green Shopping Center (3), Williamsburg Pavilion Shops Shopping Center (4), Gallery Shops At Lightfoot Shopping Center (5), Colonial Towne Plaza Shopping Center (6), Norge Crossing Shopping Center (7), Ewell Station Shopping Center (8), Williamsburg Pottery and Factory Outlet Shops Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lynchburg city include: Little Zion Church (A), Mount Gilead Church (B), Mount Pleasant Church (C), Church of the Nazarene (D), Berkeley Commons Outlet Center (E), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witness (F), Bethel Restoration Center (G), New Town United Methodist Church (H), Shalom Full Gospel Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Curtis Cemetery (1), Travis Cemetery (2), Williamsburg Memorial Park (3), Mount Pleasant Cemetery (4), Mount Gilead Cemetery (5), James City Chapel Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Passmore Creek (A), Nayses Bay (B), Pine Woods Pond (C), Wabden Pond (D), Sandy Bay (E), Wenger Pond (F), Rennicks Pond (G), Brewery Road Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Taskinas Creek (A), Skimino Creek (B), Yarmouth Creek (C), Powhatan Creek (D), Nettles Creek (E), Long Hill Swamp (F), Little Creek (G), Kingsmill Creek (H), Hog Neck Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lynchburg city include: Busch Gardens (1), Green Springs National Historic Landmark District (2), York River State Park (3), Jamestown Festival Park (4), Mid County Park (5), Little Creek Reservoir Recreation Area (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Amelia County , Comanche County, Kansas , Charlotte County , Merced County, California , Mingo County, West Virginia , McCracken County, Kentucky , Prince George County , Reynolds County, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Virginia:

3.0%

Unemployment by year in Lynchburg city, VA

Current college students: 7,622
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 33.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,828 (30.9% naturalized citizens)

Lynchburg city:

4.7%
Whole state:

12.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3,1132010 or later
  • 1,5522000 to 2009
  • 5701990 to 1999
  • 3891980 to 1989
  • 1881970 to 1979
  • 403Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.4%

Lynchburg city marital status for males Lynchburg city marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 18,558
  • One, attached: 2,007
  • Two: 2,668
  • 3 or 4: 1,163
  • 5 to 9: 2,623
  • 10 to 19: 2,397
  • 20 to 49: 1,671
  • 50 or more: 1,164
  • Mobile homes: 215

Housing units in Lynchburg city with a mortgage: 7,768 (79 second mortgage, 659 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,866

Here:

58.3% with mortgage
State:

68.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lynchburg city

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant48,87081
Mainline Protestant13,99638
Other5,0899
Catholic3,9942
Black Protestant7324
Orthodox1002
None2,787-
Lynchburg city Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Lynchburg city:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

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.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 77
This county:

10.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lynchburg city:

10.7%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Lynchburg city:

28.7%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.5%
State:

18.6%

Tornado activity:

Lynchburg city historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 2463867.2 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Lynchburg city-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 Lynchburg 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 the county 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 county 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 county 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 city 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 county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lynchburg city

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 48,615 (81.3%)
  • Carpooled: 5,903 (9.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,047 (1.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 748 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 143 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 1,952 (3.3%)
  • Worked at home: 1,168 (2.0%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (16%)
  • Korea (9%)
  • Ghana (6%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Honduras (6%)
  • Kenya (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lynchburg city


  • American (10%)
  • English (9%)
  • German (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (3%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Lynchburg city, Virginia 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

People in group quarters in Lynchburg city, Virginia 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
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,378.

9.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,294 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.80%
Virginia average:

9.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.53% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($26,620 average AGI)
3.27% relocated from other states ($15,674 average AGI)
Lynchburg city:

3.27%
Virginia average:

3.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Campbell County, VA  2.05% ($35,652 average AGI)
from Bedford County, VA  1.31% ($46,738)
from Amherst County, VA  0.80% ($32,589)
from Appomattox County, VA  0.26% ($30,701)
from Pittsylvania County, VA  0.14% ($32,167)
from Roanoke city, VA  0.12% ($27,594)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.10% ($66,538)


11.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,934 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.52%
Virginia average:

9.76%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.51% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($27,740 average AGI)
4.01% relocated to other states ($17,194 average AGI)
Lynchburg city:

4.01%
Virginia average:

3.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Campbell County, VA  2.32% ($36,786 average AGI)
to Bedford County, VA  1.80% ($57,044)
to Amherst County, VA  0.81% ($33,722)
to Appomattox County, VA  0.24% ($38,000)
to Roanoke city, VA  0.15% ($29,268)
to Henrico County, VA  0.14% ($40,108)
to Pittsylvania County, VA  0.13% ($28,057)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.3

Births per 1000 population in Lynchburg city

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Lynchburg city

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lynchburg city
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lynchburg city
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lynchburg city
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lynchburg city
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lynchburg city
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lynchburg city
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lynchburg city

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 12,584 (9,929 aged, 2,655 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 858 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Lynchburg city, Virginia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (768)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (552)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (489)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (487)
  • Unspecified dementia (463)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (460)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (432)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (301)
  • Congestive heart failure (289)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (273)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.54
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 40,649
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,267
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 118,311

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,148
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,209
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 9

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 86
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 139

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 16

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 68.7. This is more than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 98.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 51.5
  • Other - 47.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 80,995
  • In family households: 52,241 (6,585 male householders, 9,164 female householders)
    10,354 spouses, 20,854 children (19,433 natural, 578 adopted, 843 stepchildren), 1,761 grandchildren, 349 brothers or sisters, 959 parents, 728 other relatives, 1,487 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 17,880 (5,147 male householders (3,859 living alone)), 6,918 female householders (5,666 living alone)), 5,815 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 10,874

Size of family households: 8,131 2-persons, 3,324 3-persons, 1,695 4-persons, 1,013 5-persons, 990 6-persons, 596 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,525 1-person, 1,657 2-persons, 673 3-persons, 92 4-persons, 40 5-persons, 78 6-persons.

7,937 married couples with children.
5,878 single-parent households (1,123 men, 4,755 women).

91.6% of residents of Lynchburg city speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
2.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,075,971,000 ($16,571 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $64,040,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $211,669,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $103,450,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,572,000
Federal grants: $73,894,000
Federal procurement contracts: $654,671,000 ($48,672,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $30,716,000 ($2,346,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $278,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $27,736,000
Federal Government insurance: $22,821,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,633
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,128
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +781
Here:

+12 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +607
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lynchburg city

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.47 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Year house built in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • Year house built in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • 9732014 or later
  • 1,0132010 to 2013
  • 2,5342000 to 2009
  • 3,2381990 to 1999
  • 2,8531980 to 1989
  • 4,9721970 to 1979
  • 4,2001960 to 1969
  • 4,9511950 to 1959
  • 1,8221940 to 1949
  • 5,9101939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lynchburg city, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • 161 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1333 rooms
  • 1,0644 rooms
  • 2,6905 rooms
  • 2,5336 rooms
  • 2,3027 rooms
  • 1,5748 rooms
  • 3,3229+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • 5271 room
  • 5802 rooms
  • 2,6263 rooms
  • 3,4704 rooms
  • 3,7695 rooms
  • 1,6616 rooms
  • 6857 rooms
  • 2878 rooms
  • 5759+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lynchburg city, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • 16no bedroom
  • 1591 bedroom
  • 2,8872 bedrooms
  • 5,8483 bedrooms
  • 3,5924 bedrooms
  • 1,1325+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lynchburg city, Virginia
  • 527no bedroom
  • 2,2871 bedroom
  • 6,6182 bedrooms
  • 4,1733 bedrooms
  • 1304 bedrooms
  • 4455+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lynchburg city, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lynchburg city in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lynchburg city in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 423no vehicle
  • 4,6581 vehicle
  • 5,4592 vehicles
  • 2,2923 vehicles
  • 4254 vehicles
  • 3775+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lynchburg city in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lynchburg city in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,554no vehicle
  • 7,0931 vehicle
  • 3,4442 vehicles
  • 8533 vehicles
  • 1184 vehicles
  • 1185+ vehicles

76.4% of Lynchburg city residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Virginia.

Lynchburg city:

76.4%
State average:

84.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 45,606
  • Other state: 30,289
  • Northeast: 8,005
  • Midwest: 5,624
  • South: 13,665
  • West: 2,995
Year householders moved into unit in Lynchburg city, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lynchburg city
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 55.1%Electricity
  • 30.7%Utility gas
  • 10.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.3%Electricity
  • 17.7%Utility gas
  • 4.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 922
Here:

13.6%
Virginia:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 328
Here:

8.3%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12,307
Here:

80.4%
Virginia:

19.8%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2004:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,024
  • Number of aged recipients: 228
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,796
  • Number of recipients under 18: 303
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,269
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 452
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 840
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 791
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
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 in Lynchburg city, VA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lynchburg city, VA - Value
Most common first names in Lynchburg city, 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 city, 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 city, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Hyundai1
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Applebee's1McDonald's2
Arby's1New Balance1
AutoZone1Nike1
BMW1Outback1
Burger King2Outback Steakhouse1
CVS3Papa John's Pizza1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Decora Cabinetry4Quality1
Dunkin Donuts2Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Econo Lodge1Subway3
FedEx4True Value1
Ford1U-Haul2
H&R Block2UPS3
Hardee's1Walmart1
Honda1Wendy's1

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  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"