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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lynchburg is 79,009. Lynchburg, Virginia is the 458th largest city in the US.
Lynchburg is located entirely in Lynchburg city.
The current population of Lynchburg (79,009) is it's peak population.
Lynchburg has grown 21.0% since the 2000. Lynchburg, Virginia's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Lynchburg has a population density of 1,538.2 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of Lynchburg, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 62,569. The voting age population is 45.7% male and 54.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.1% of the residents of Lynchburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lynchburg are 65.0% White, 28.6% Black, 2.5% Two or more races, 2.4% Asian, 1.1% Other and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 4.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lynchburg, 19.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.0%. On a per-household basis, 11.9% of families are below the poverty line in Lynchburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.5% of Lynchburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Lynchburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.6% have a bachelor's degree and 14.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lynchburg residents aged 5 and older, 6.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lynchburg is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lynchburg, 12.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lynchburg is $46,409.
In Lynchburg, 48.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.3% of housing units in Lynchburg.
Of all the housing units in Lynchburg, 16.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Lynchburg, 17.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 5,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lynchburg is $857.
In Lynchburg, 79.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.