Living in Lynchburg, VA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Lynchburg, Virginia Info Snack

Population
80,569
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
19.5%
Median Home
$160,100
Median Income
$46,409
Median Rent
$857

Lynchburg SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Lynchburg, VA Crime Report

2,118
Total Crimes
2,566.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
3.64%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lynchburg
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,118 2,566.9 1,850.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 316 383.0 208.0 366.7
Murder 2 2.4 5.0 5.0
Robbery 60 72.7 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 219 265.4 128.7 250.2
Property Crime 1,802 2,183.9 1,642.7 2,109.9
Burglary 261 316.3 162.8 340.5
Larceny 1,382 1,674.9 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 159 192.7 120.3 219.9

Lynchburg, VA Cost Of Living

89
Lynchburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lynchburg Virginia National Average
Overall 89 107 100
Services 94 99 100
Groceries 82 96 100
Health 95 97 100
Housing 81 130 100
Transportation 85 90 100
Utilities 108 100 100

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Map Of Lynchburg, VA

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Population over time in Lynchburg

Year Population % Change
2019 80,569 0.5%
2018 80,131 1.1%
2017 79,237 0.6%
2016 78,755 0.8%
2015 78,158 0.7%
2014 77,626 1.5%
2013 76,467 1.1%
2012 75,657 1.1%
2011 74,849 1.5%
2010 73,726 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lynchburg

White
62.3% (50,230)
African American
28.4% (22,848)
American Indian
0.2% (173)
Asian
2.4% (1,966)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.3% (247)
Two Or More
2.2% (1,736)
Hispanic
4.2% (3,361)
Race Lynchburg VA USA
White 62.3% 61.8% 60.7%
African American 28.4% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 6.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 3.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.2% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Lynchburg

Female
53.2% (42,840)
Male
46.8% (37,729)
Gender Lynchburg VA USA
Female 53.2% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lynchburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (3,222)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (6,445)
High School / GED
25.0% (20,142)
Some College
20.0% (16,113)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (6,445)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (16,919)
Master's Degree
10.0% (8,056)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,611)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,611)
Education Lynchburg VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lynchburg, Virginia

Less than $10,000
8.5% (681,928)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (476,466)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (810,163)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.0% (1,043,837)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (1,258,988)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (1,427,689)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (1,088,862)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (756,305)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (274,709)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (237,948)
Income Lynchburg VA USA
Less than $10,000 8.5% 5.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 3.4% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.0% 7.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 16.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 17.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 8.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 10.9% 7.7%

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