Latest Data (2016)
Population 80,212
Nationwide Rank 424

Quick Facts

Lynchburg, Virginia is the 424th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Lynchburg, Virginia is a city.

Lynchburg, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Lynchburg had its largest population ever.

Lynchburg, Virginia is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 60% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Lynchburg, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
414 Westland, Michigan 81,545 -5.9%
415 Somerville, Massachusetts 81,322 4.9%
416 Melbourne, Florida 81,185 10.9%
417 Lakewood, California 81,138 2.1%
418 Farmington Hills, Michigan 81,129 -1.1%
419 Cranston, Rhode Island 81,034 2.0%
420 Kennewick, Washington 80,454 35.3%
421 Mountain View, California 80,447 13.8%
422 Napa, California 80,416 10.3%
423 Tustin, California 80,395 18.7%
424 Lynchburg, Virginia 80,212 22.8%
425 Lawrence, Massachusetts 80,209 11.1%
426 Deerfield Beach, Florida 79,764 7.1%
427 Brooklyn Park, Minnesota 79,707 17.9%
428 New Rochelle, New York 79,557 10.0%
429 Parma, Ohio 79,425 -7.1%
430 Alameda, California 78,906 8.8%
431 Chino Hills, California 78,822 17.0%
432 Springdale, Arkansas 78,557 64.1%
433 Bloomington, Illinois 78,005 18.7%
434 Bellflower, California 77,790 6.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
163 Alexandria 155,810 20.3%
194 Hampton 135,410 -7.5%
304 Roanoke 99,660 5.1%
328 Portsmouth 95,252 -5.1%
359 Suffolk 89,273 39.0%
424 Lynchburg 80,212 22.8%
715 Harrisonburg 53,078 31.2%
721 Leesburg 52,607 83.1%
818 Charlottesville 46,912 16.9%
838 Blacksburg 45,038 13.0%
904 Danville 41,898 -13.1%
911 Manassas 41,483 18.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 80,212 424
2015 79,812 423
2014 79,047 416
2013 78,014 423
2012 77,113 425
2011 76,278 426
2010 75,568 425
2009 73,933 417
2008 72,947 419
2007 71,864 426
2006 70,012 434
2005 68,028 451
2004 66,503 449
2003 66,070 447
2002 64,992 450
2001 64,827 445
2000 65,281 437
1990 66,120 361
1850 8,071 88
1840 6,395 65