Lynchburg, SC Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 588. Estimated population in 2021: 590 (+0.3% change)
Males: 286 (48.6%), Females: 302 (51.4%)

Lee County

Zip code: 29080

Median resident age: 33.0 years
Median household income: $19,250
Median house value: $65,600

Races in Lynchburg:

  • Black (73.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (17.2%)
  • Hispanic (8.7%)
  • Other race (8.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (3.7%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%), Arab (2.4%), English (1.7%), United States (1.0%).

Elevation: 150 feet

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lynchburg

  • High school or higher: 57.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 34.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lynchburg town

  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

19.7% Foreign born (19.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +113 (+23.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Lynchburg:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lynchburg:

  • FLORENCE REGIONAL (about 27 miles; FLORENCE, SC; Abbreviation: FLO)
  • SHAW AFB (about 28 miles; SUMTER, SC; Abbreviation: SSC)
  • MC ENTIRE ANGS (about 50 miles; EASTOVER, SC; Abbreviation: MMT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lynchburg:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lynchburg:

  • FLORENCE DARLINGTON TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 21 miles; FLORENCE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,619)
  • FRANCIS MARION UNIVERSITY (about 27 miles; FLORENCE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,922)
  • BENEDICT COLLEGE (about 64 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,880)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT COLUMBIA (about 66 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 19,682)
  • SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; ORANGEBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,971)
  • MIDLANDS TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 66 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,958)
  • TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 75 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,925)
Private high school in Lynchburg:

  • HUDGENS ACADEMY (Students: 252; Location: 55 PLEASANT GROVE RD; Grades: KG – 12)

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