lynchburg Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,032 5.2 % 7.1 %
High School Graduate 11,682 29.8 % 33.8 %
Some College 10,274 26.2 % 25.2 %
Bachelor’s Degree 9,471 24.2 % 21.3 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,683 14.5 % 12.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 34,876 89.1 % 85.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 13,308 34.0 % 34.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 76,503 - -
19 years old and under 19,122 25.0 % 26.6 %
20 to 44 years old 28,705 37.5 % 13.1 %
45 to 64 years old 16,824 22.0 % 12.2 %
65 years old and older 11,852 15.5 % 1.8 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 15,285 49.1 % 32.4 %
Married 12,200 39.2 % 51.3 %
Separated 544 1.7 % 2.8 %
Divorced 3,129 10.0 % 13.4 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 32,504 - -
Occupied Housing Units 29,648 91.2 % 86.9 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,856 8.8 % 13.1 %
1-Unit, Detached 18,833 57.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,257 10.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 802 2.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,537 4.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,953 6.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,074 6.4 % 4.5 %
20 or More Units 3,696 11.4 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 352 1.1 % 6.5 %
Built 2000 or Later 4,639 14.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,550 7.8 % 13.8 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,711 8.3 % 13.8 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,327 16.4 % 15.8 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,854 11.9 % 11.1 %
Built 1940 to 1959 7,207 22.2 % 16.4 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 6,216 19.1 % 13.5 %
Electric 19,110 58.8 % 31.6 %
Oil / Kerosene 2,555 7.9 % 5.4 %
Natural Gas 6,871 21.1 % 42.6 %
Tank or LP Gas 523 1.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 531 1.6 % 1.8 %
None 58 0.2 % 0.8 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 51,780 69.0 % 76.3 %
African-American 20,921 27.9 % 13.0 %
Native American 229 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,930 2.6 % 5.0 %
Some Other Race 215 0.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,627 50,502
Median Family Income 51,261 61,455
Median Per Capita Income 21,003 26,708
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 86.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.05 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.02
    [CDD] 11.2
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com