Lynchburg, SC

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Living in Lynchburg

Lynchburg is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 335 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lynchburg is the 238th largest community in South Carolina.

Lynchburg is a blue-collar town, with 68.66% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Lynchburg is a town of production and manufacturing workers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lynchburg who work in office and administrative support (8.21%), business and financial occupations (5.97%), and farm management occupations (4.48%).

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lynchburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lynchburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Lynchburg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lynchburg, the average commute to work is 34.27 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Lynchburg is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The rate of college-level education in Lynchburg is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.80% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Lynchburg in 2018 was $12,138, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $48,552 for a family of four. Lynchburg also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 44.32% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Lynchburg is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Lynchburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lynchburg residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Lynchburg include Irish, German, English, Scottish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Lynchburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Italian.

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