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The 2016 Lynchburg, Virginia, population is 79,812. There are 1,625 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Lynchburg, Virginia

The median age is 29. The US median is 37.4. 38.80% of people in Lynchburg, Virginia, are married. 9.37% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.38 people. 29.02% of people are married, with children. 20.98% have children, but are single.

Race in Lynchburg, Virginia

62.89% of people are white, 27.96% are black, 2.85% are asian, 0.17% are native american, and 0.12% claim 'Other'.

3.24% of the people in Lynchburg, Virginia, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 96.76% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLELynchburg, VirginiaUnited States
  Population  79,812321,418,820
  Population - 2010  73,726308,745,538
  Population - 2000  65,269285,036,114
  Population - 1990  66,049251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  20.84%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  22.28%12.76%
  Pop. Density  1,62591
  Land Area  493,531,905
  Water Area  1264,837
  Median Age  2937.4
  Female Population  52.95%50.81%
  Male Population  47.05%49.19%
  White  62.89%62.77%
  Black  27.96%12.24%
  Asian  2.85%4.95%
  Native American  0.17%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.01%0.16%
  Other  0.12%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.78%2.13%
  Hispanic  3.24%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  96.76%83.10%
  Households  28,424116,211,000
  Family Households  16,19976,958,100
  Non Family Households  12,22539,253,000
  Household Size  2.382.63
  Married Population  38.80%50.58%
  Single Population  61.20%49.42%
  Now Married  36.36%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.44%2.17%
  Never Married  45.80%32.55%
  Widowed  6.03%5.95%
  Divorced  9.37%10.92%
  Married, w/children  29.02%31.68%
  Married, no children  37.88%41.44%
  Single, w/children  20.98%16.94%
  Single, no children  12.12%9.95%

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What Happened to This Nice Little Town? - 6/8/2017
What happened to this city? It used to be such a quaint and friendly place. The environment has changed drastically and radically from a warm and caring populace to a... (Read More)

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Nowhere near recovering - 3/5/2017
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)

Wanting Something Better - 5/7/2014
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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