Lynchburg, Virginia






Share |
 
black city guide home button  about button  submit button contact button
















-----------------


Locate cities & towns by state

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
DC
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

International

-----------------

Miscellaneous

Festivals & Expos
Share Your Story
Travel Resources
Your Great City



-----------------















A Taste of Lynchburg, Virginia

did you know?
DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT LYNCHBURG?
  1. Lynchburg is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The population was 77,203 as of 2012. Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains along the banks of the James River, Lynchburg is known as the "City of Seven Hills" or "The Hill City." Lynchburg was the only major city in Virginia that did not fall to the Union in the American Civil War.

  2. The median income for a household in the city was $32,234, and the median income for a family was $40,844.

  3. Lynchburg features a skilled labor force, low unemployment rate, and below average cost of living. Of Virginia's larger metro areas, Forbes Magazine ranked Lynchburg the 5th best place in Virginia for business in 2006, with Virginia being the best state in the country for business. Only 6 places in Virginia were surveyed and most of Virginia’s cities were grouped together by Forbes as "Northern Virginia". Lynchburg achieved the rank 109 in the whole nation in the same survey.

Radio Stations


WRXT 90.3 FM Roanoke, VA Christian Contemporary
WWMC 90.9 FM Lynchburg, VA Liberty University Religious
W227BG (WVGM) 93.3 FM Timberlake, VA Sports
WRMV (LPFM) 94.5 FM Madison Heights, VA Gospel Music
WWZW 96.7 FM Buena Vista, VA Classic Hits
W246CF (WTTX) 97.1 FM Lynchburg, VA Gospel Music
WVBE 100.1 FM Lynchburg, VA Urban Contemporary
WJJX 102.7 FM Appomattox, VA Hip Hop
WHTU 103.9 FM Clifton Forge, VA Urban Contemporary
W283AZ (WBRG) 104.5 FM Lynchburg, VA Sports
WJJS 104.9 FM Roanoke, VA Hip Hop
W294BO (WLVA) 106.7 FM Concord, VA Oldies
WZZI 106.9 FM Bedford, VA Sports
WTTX 107.1 FM Appomattox, VA Gospel Music

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/

div-line


Demographics of Lynchburg, Virginia

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

63.0%

29.3%

0.2%

2.5%

3.0%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

div-line


Famous Blacks from Lynchburg, Virginia

div-line


blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals blk/african american festivals


div-line






Businesses in Lynchburg, Virginia


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Nubian City -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  The Only All-Natural Salon In Lynchburg - 1220 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24504 (434) 845-0228  - (visit website)

div-line

BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Lynchburg Black Business History -  Category: History -    - (visit website)

div-line

DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Country Cooking by Irene -  Category: American, Southern, Soul Food -   1219 Main St Lynchburg, VA (434) 455-4489

  2. Depot Grille -  Category: American, Soups, Southern, Soul Food -   10 Ninth St Lynchburg, VA (434) 846-4464

  3. Geralds -  Category: American, Sandwiches, Subs, Southern, Soul Food -  112 Tradewynd Dr Lynchburg, VA (434) 582-1414

  4. Soul Food Xpress -  Category: Soul Food -   1042 Florida Ave. Lynchburg, VA 24504 (434) 846-6220

  5. The Boiler Room -  Category: American, Burgers, Southern, Soul Foodd -   110 Nineth St Lynchburg, VA (344) 550-0116

  6. 7 Wingzs -  Category: Seafood · Soul Food · Chicken Wings -   20722 Timberlake Road Suite C, Lynchburg, Virginia 24502 (434) 907-8907   - (visit website)

div-line


CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Martin Luther King (BLVD) Fifth Street "Lynchburg Virginia"

div-line
















Jobs from Indeed


div-line





div-line








CHURCHES



  1. Bountiful Blessings Church Of God In Christ -   2805 Lanhorne Road Lynchburg, Virginia 24501 (434) 845-3034   (visit website)

  2. Prayer Faith Temple Church Of God In Christ -   3100 Hill Street Lynchburg, VA 24501 (434) 847-8359

  3. St James AME Church -   2603 Lakeside Dr. Lynchburg, VA 24501 (434) 385-8551

---------------------------------

GOSPEL CHOIRS

  1. E.C. Glass Gospel Choir    (434) 238-8319 (visit website)

div-line















black city guide

Please help BlackCityInfo.com keep this page current by reporting inaccurate or outdated information.   admin@blackcityinfo.com

Wikipedia the free encyclopedia

We here at BlackCityInfo.com have endeavored to provide you with accurate content from third parties, but does not necessarily guarantee or endorse the reliability of these sources. So as with all resources please use common sense and reasonable caution. Use at your own risk.



Home   -   Terms of Use  -   Privacy Policy   -   Contact Us