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The unemployment rate in Lynchburg, Virginia, is 5.70%, with job growth of -0.23%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 33.83%.

Lynchburg, Virginia Taxes
Lynchburg, Virginia,sales tax rate is 5.30%. Income tax is 5.75%.

Lynchburg, Virginia Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $21,236, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,391.

  ECONOMYLynchburg, VirginiaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.70%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -0.23%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  33.83%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  5.30%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.75%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $21,236$28,555
  Household Income  $39,391$53,482
  Family Median Income  $51,040$65,443
  Management, business, finance  2.73%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  6.61%5.34%
  Community, social services  6.38%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  24.37%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.51%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  0.00%5.67%
  Healthcare support  3.65%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  5.70%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  2.96%5.76%
  Building maintenance  22.10%4.01%
  Personal care  0.00%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  8.20%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.75%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  7.06%12.09%


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In General Lynchburg does not have many opportunities. The professional occupations pay a dollar or 2 above minimum wage and then try to guilt you in to staying. Many... (Read More)



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I grew up in rural Minnesota, went to a Junior College in North Dakota, moved to Miami for five years and worked, After that, I moved to New York City for work and lived... (Read More)




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