Welcome to Lynchburg, Virginia!

People come to Lynchburg for school, work, or family and stay because of the low cost of living and high quality of life. If you want to learn more about Lynchburg, Virginia and the surrounding area this is the page for you! This page will help you learn everything you need to know about Lynchburg, Virginia!


About Lynchburg

Lynchburg is a quiet city that's nestled between the Blue Ridge Mountains and the James River. Boasting the combination of Southern charm, relative isolation and diverse people moving to town, Lynchburg, VA has a unique atmosphere. The multiple colleges and low cost of living attract the young and the young at heart. 

  • Lynchburg's population is approximately 80,212, but including the neighboring communities it is around 250,000.

  • The cost of living is about 91% of the national average.

  • There are a full four seasons in Lynchburg. Summers are relatively warm and humid, with winters being much shorter and warmer than in the northeast.

  • Some popular neighborhoods in the Lynchburg, VA area are Boonsboro, Cornerstone, Downtown, Forest, Rivermont and Wyndhurst.


Here you can find statistics on what living in Lynchburg, VA looks in regards to it's population, education, employment, income and housing.