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Lynchburg, Tennessee

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The location of Lynchburg

Welcome to Lynchburg ...

Lynchburg is located in Moore County and is the County Seat for Moore County.

The location of Lynchburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Lynchburg has a population of 6,363 people<2> (see below for details).

Lynchburg is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Lynchburg lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Lynchburg (for example, toward Signal Mountain), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Lynchburg lies within the (931) area code.

Population Details ...

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lynchburg.

Communities Also Named Lynchburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Lynchburg - they are located in California, Florida, Illinois, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), North Dakota, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Texas and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lynchburg.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lynchburg. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lynchburg. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lynchburg. Our list includes 8 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lynchburg:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lynchburg ...

Looking for more information about Lynchburg? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lynchburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lynchburg.

Communities near Lynchburg ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Shelbyville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the North (N) of Lynchburg

Located in Bedford County

Tullahoma   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lynchburg

Located in Coffee County

Winchester   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lynchburg

Located in Franklin County

Fayetteville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lynchburg

Located in Lincoln County

Gattistown   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Lynchburg

Located in Lincoln County

Park City Heights   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lynchburg

Located in Lincoln County

Decherd   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Lynchburg

Located in Franklin County

Southgate Park   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lynchburg

Located in Coffee County

Estill Springs   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Lynchburg

Located in Franklin County

Huntland   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Lynchburg

Located in Franklin County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lynchburg.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lynchburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lynchburg.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lynchburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lynchburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lynchburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lynchburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lynchburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2831, Longitude: -86.3742     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lynchburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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