Lynchburg, Virginia Population 2024

79,625

Lynchburg, Virginia's estimated 2024 population is 79,625 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lynchburg, Virginia is the 27th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 population was 75,553 and has seen a growth of 5.39% since that time.

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202980,4701690.21%
202880,3011690.21%
202780,1321690.21%
202679,9631690.21%
202579,7941690.21%
202479,6251690.21%
202379,4561690.21%
202279,2871690.21%
202179,1181450.18%
202078,973-2,780-3.4%
201981,7536570.81%
201881,0965290.66%
201780,5676960.87%
201679,8716080.77%
201579,2631,0211.3%
201478,2422270.29%
201378,0156890.89%
201277,3267120.93%
201176,6141,0611.4%
201075,553
199066,049-694-1.04%
198066,74312,66023.41%
197054,083-707-1.29%
196054,7907,06314.8%
195047,7273,1867.15%
194044,5413,8809.54%
193040,66110,59135.22%
192030,0705761.95%
191029,49410,60356.13%
190018,891-61,579-76.52%
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2024 Growth Rate
0.21% (169)
2010 Population
75,553
Area
49 mi²
Density
1625 people/mi²
Growth Since 2010
5.39% (4,072)

Lynchburg, Virginia Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White49,66062.73%
Black or African American21,82427.57%
Two or more races3,9374.97%
Asian1,7412.2%
Other race1,5771.99%
Native American2760.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander1510.19%
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White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lynchburg, Virginia Population by Race

Lynchburg, Virginia Population Pyramid 2024

Lynchburg, Virginia Median Age

28.4

Total

27.1

Male

29.5

Female

Lynchburg, Virginia Adults

There are 64,160 adults, (11,308 of whom are seniors) in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Lynchburg, Virginia Age Dependency

49.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lynchburg, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female42,17553.27%
Male36,99146.73%

Lynchburg, Virginia Population by Age

Lynchburg, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All28,9102.3748.751.3
Non Family12,1791.4333.266.8
Married10,9993.0471.228.8
Female4,6693.1435.464.6
Male1,0632.8751.748.3
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2.99

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

48.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lynchburg, Virginia Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lynchburg, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lynchburg, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.99%.

Lynchburg, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$38,766

Average Earnings

$46,696

Average Male

$32,929

Average Female

Lynchburg, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lynchburg, Virginia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lynchburg, Virginia Language

93.14% of Lynchburg, Virginia residents speak only English, while 6.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

Lynchburg, Virginia Language

Lynchburg, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White41,7655,49313.15%
Black19,9135,39027.07%
Other1,46753336.33%
Hispanic3,02750616.72%
Multiple3,14033610.7%
Asian97821021.47%
Native267269.74%
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17.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.25%

Male Poverty Rate

18.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lynchburg, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lynchburg, Virginia is Other, with 36.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lynchburg, Virginia is Native, with 9.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.76%.

Lynchburg, Virginia Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.4%
High School18.61%
Some College10.81%
Bachelors or Greater6%
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Lynchburg, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed46.33%
Male Unemployed20.99%
Female Employed13.11%
Male Employed9.38%
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Lynchburg, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lynchburg, Virginia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lynchburg, Virginia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

35.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.0%

Male Marriage Rate

33.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lynchburg, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lynchburg, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lynchburg, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lynchburg, Virginia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

4,056

Number of Veterans

3,672

Male Veterans

384

Female Veterans

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Lynchburg, Virginia Veterans by War

count

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Lynchburg, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Lynchburg, Virginia Veterans by Race

Lynchburg, Virginia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lynchburg, Virginia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lynchburg, Virginia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lynchburg, Virginia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lynchburg, Virginia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

57.17%

Born in Lynchburg, Virginia

95.83%

Native Born

4.17%

Foreign Born

2.65%

Non Citizen

1.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.83% of Lynchburg, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 57.17% having been born in Virginia. 2.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lynchburg, Virginia Place of Birth

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