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Retire To Lynchburg, VA
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Lynchburg, Virginia is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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Lynchburg, Virginia

Lynchburg Population
. 1990 2000 2010
Lynchburg City County blank blank 75,568
Lynchburg 66,049 65,269 75,568

Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2014 .nana
2013 .nana
2012 .nana
2011 .nana
2010 . $166,760 9.2%
2009 . $152,752 -11.9%

Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
. Lynchburg GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $166,760 $354,000
Nearest Big City Richmond na
Home Sales Price in Richmond $222,000 $251,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 60% of Richmond home prices 137%

Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
. Lynchburg GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $166,760 $354,000
Monthly Rent $955 $1,363
Price/Rent Index 11.7 times the annual rent 17.0

Cost of Living (2014)
83% GPTR 99 City Average

Lynchburg Taxes
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 5.0% -- 43* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 110 days 10* -- 105 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes

Lynchburg Building Permits
(single family homes)
2013 152
2012 124
2011 61
2010 120
2009 125

Lynchburg Interactive Maps

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