Lynchburg Information

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General Lynchburg Information

State: Virginia

County: Lynchburg County

Close cities: Coleman Falls, VA, Forest, VA, Concord, VA, Rustburg, VA, Lynchburg, VA, Madison Heights, VA, Timberlake, VA

Lynchburg Population (census data)
Total 71,282 (+7.3% since 2000)
Male 32,590 (45.7%)
Female 38,692 (54.3%)

Population Density: 1,443 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.3 (US Avg is 100)

Lynchburg Elevation: 818 feet above sea level

Land Area: 49.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,720

Zip Codes: 24506, 24501, 24514, 24513, 24503, 24515, 24505, 24504, 24502, and 24512.

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Lynchburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (66.0%)
  • Black (29.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (12.4%)
  • English (11.9%)
  • German (8.8%)
  • Irish (8.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.5%)
  • Scottish (2.3%)
Foriegn Born: 2,073 people (2.9%)
  • Asia (46.4%)
  • Europe (32.1%)
  • Latin America (21.4%)

Local Lynchburg Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes

Lynchburg School Information

High Schools
Brookville High (100 Laxton Road, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Campbell County Public Schools District)
E. C. Glass High (2111 Memorial Avenue, Lynchburg, VA, 24501 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Heritage High (3020 Wards Ferry Road, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Brookville Middle (320 Bee Drive, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Campbell County Public Schools District)
Linkhorne Middle (2525 Linkhorne Drive, Lynchburg, VA, 24503 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Paul L. Dunbar Middle For Innovation (1200 1208 Polk Street, Lynchburg, VA, 24504 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Sandusky Middle (805 Chinook Place, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Bedford Hills Elementary (4330 Morningside Drive, Lynchburg, VA, 24503 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Boonsboro Elementary (1234 Eagle Circle, Lynchburg, VA, 24503 - Bedford County Public Schools District)
Dearington Elementary For Innovation (210 Smyth Street, Lynchburg, VA, 24501 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Heritage Elementary (501 Leesville Road, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Leesville Road Elementary (19965 Leesville Road, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Campbell County Public Schools District)
Linkhorne Elementary (2501 Linkhorne Drive, Lynchburg, VA, 24503 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Paul Munro Elementary (4641 Locksview Road, Lynchburg, VA, 24503 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Perrymont Elementary (409 Perrymont Avenue, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Robert S. Payne Elementary (1201 Floyd Street, Lynchburg, VA, 24501 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Sandusky Elementary (5828 Apache Lane, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Sheffield Elementary (115 Kenwood Place, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
T. C. Miller Elementary For Innovation (600 Mansfield Avenue, Lynchburg, VA, 24501 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)
Tomahawk Elementary (155 Bee Drive, Lynchburg, VA, 24502 - Campbell County Public Schools District)
William M. Bass Elementary (1730 Seabury Avenue, Lynchburg, VA, 24501 - Lynchburg City Public Schools District)

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