Lynchburg is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 6,336 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lynchburg is the 99th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lynchburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lynchburg is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lynchburg who work in office and administrative support (15.77%), sales jobs (12.39%), and management occupations (9.95%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Lynchburg is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Lynchburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Lynchburg rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.92% of adults 25 and older in Lynchburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Lynchburg in 2010 was $25,687, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,748 for a family of four. However, Lynchburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lynchburg include Irish, German, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Lynchburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.