The City of Lynchburg had a population of 78,629 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Lynchburg is located at latitude 37.399 and longitude -79.1955 in Lynchburg (city) County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lynchburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 49.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.52 sq. miles. Lynchburg (city) County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 630 feet.
The City of Lynchburg (GNIS ID: 1498429) has a C7 Census Class Code which indicates an incorporated place that is independent of any county. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lynchburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lynchburg: Campbell Court House, Lynchs Ferry, Lynchs Warehouse.
|Population in Households||68,331|
|Population in Familes||49,719|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||10,298|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||33,530 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,967 (44.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||14,845 (44.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,718 (11.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$160,982|
|Average Home Value||$193,579|
|Median Household Income||$37,146|
|Average Household Income||$57,639|
|Per Capita Income||$23,699|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.16%|
|Per Capita Income||2.3%|
The table below compares Lynchburg to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 12||98th|
|Population Density1||# 164||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 206||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 432||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 321||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.