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The 2014 Lynchburg, Virginia, population is 75,657. There are 1,540 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Lynchburg, Virginia

The median age is 30.3. The US median is 37.2. 40.02% of people in Lynchburg, Virginia, are married. 9.82% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.35 people. 29.98% of people are married, with children. 18.82% have children, but are single.

Race in Lynchburg, Virginia

64.99% of people are white, 28.83% are black, 2.50% are asian, 0.19% are native american, and 0.86% claim 'Other'.

3.01% of the people in Lynchburg, Virginia, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 96.99% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLELynchburg, VirginiaUnited States
  Population  75,657309,138,711
  Population - 2010  75,568308,745,538
  Population - 2000  65,269285,036,114
  Population - 1990  66,055251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  14.54%22.69%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  15.92%8.46%
  Pop. Density  1,54088
  Land Area  49.1283,531,905.42
  Water Area  0.519264,836.79
  Median Age  30.337.2
  Female Population  53.32%50.83%
  Male Population  46.68%49.18%
  Age 0 to 4  5.98%6.51%
  Age 5 to 9  5.54%6.57%
  Age 10 to 14  4.72%6.68%
  Age 15 to 17  3.37%4.17%
  Age 18 to 20  11.80%4.45%
  Age 21 to 24  10.99%5.52%
  Age 25 to 34  12.64%13.32%
  Age 35 to 44  9.57%13.34%
  Age 45 to 54  11.39%14.44%
  Age 55 to 59  5.29%6.37%
  Age 60 to 64  4.93%5.48%
  Age 65 to 74  6.43%7.12%
  Age 75 to 84  4.76%4.25%
  Age 85 and over  2.60%1.78%
  White  64.99%74.17%
  Black  28.83%12.56%
  Asian  2.50%4.81%
  Native American  0.19%0.82%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.01%0.17%
  Other  0.86%4.79%
  Two or More Races  2.64%2.68%
  Hispanic  3.01%16.35%
  Non-Hispanic  96.99%83.65%
  Households  28,466115,226,802
  Family Households  15,96176,595,548
  Non Family Households  12,50538,631,254
  Household Size  2.352.61
  Married Population  40.02%51.40%
  Single Population  59.98%48.60%
  Now Married  37.57%49.23%
  Married but Separated  2.46%2.17%
  Never Married  43.86%31.83%
  Widowed  6.30%6.02%
  Divorced  9.82%10.75%
  Married, w/children  29.98%32.53%
  Married, no children  39.77%41.14%
  Single, w/children  18.82%16.88%
  Single, no children  11.43%9.45%


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Progress, but not quite Progressive...
I'm pleased to report that many undesirable negatives identified in some of these posts have been resolved in Lynchburg within the past 2-3 years: 1. Nightlife. There... (read more)
re: Not for most americans. - 1/14/2007
Lynchburg is a real unique, piece of work. My company transferred me here. While I'm glad to have a job, Lynchburg leaves too much to be desired. Like Maggie says, if... (read more)
re: Not for most americans. - 1/14/2007
No bars or danceclubs? No malls? No airports? People won't be visiting me? And it's in the mountains? Wow, this place sounds... (read more)
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Wanting Something Better
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)
Quality of life in Lynchburg, VA
Lynchburg is beautiful with many good people. However, having lived there for nearly three years, I was very, very happy to leave. For the most part, Lynchburgers fear... (read more)
re: working in lynchburg - 4/16/2009
Why would a person move anywhere, and especially buy a house, before they even have a job? That's on you my... (read more)
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