Lynchburg, VA 24503 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24503: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lynchburg, VA 24503

Not Acceptable, USPS
Rivermont, VA 24503

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 334
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,395
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 952
  • County: Lynchburg City County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.435, Longitude -79.201
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24503 has segments in 2 Counties / Independent Cities (Bedford, Lynchburg City).

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Lynchburg, VA 24503 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 20,076
Daytime Population: Workers 4,946
Daytime Population: Residents 11,208
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,154
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 19,463
Population in Familes 15,702
Population in Group Qrtrs 613
Population Density2 544
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $67,322
Average Household Income $96,845
Per Capita Income $40,644


Total Housing Units 9,047 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,652 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,639 (29.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 756 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $245,995
Average Home Value $301,672


Total Households 8,291
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 5,401
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.74% 0.84%
Households 0.63% 0.79%
Families 0.48% 0.69%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   2.3%

Lynchburg, VA 24503 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24503 to the other 870 ZIP Codes in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 155 82nd
Population Density # 199 77th
Diversity Index # 493 43rd
Median Household Income # 213 76th
Per Capita Income # 120 86th

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