The City of Lynchburg had a population of 80,219 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lynchburg: Campbell Court House, Lynchs Ferry, Lynchs Warehouse.
|Population in Households||69,923|
|Population in Familes||50,849|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||10,296|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||34,113 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||15,530 (45.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||14,881 (43.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,702 (10.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$145,069|
|Average Home Value||$186,613|
|Median Household Income||$38,394|
|Average Household Income||$56,198|
|Per Capita Income||$22,937|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.42%|
|Per Capita Income||0.64%|
The table below compares Lynchburg to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 161||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 211||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 445||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 372||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.