Locating – whether personally or professionally – to a new place is an exciting venture

To live in the City of Lynchburg is to be surrounded by natural beauty with all the amenities of a large city but in a small package. Grab a coffee with little to no wait, enjoy a traffic free drive to work, or immerse yourself in the forests and streams of our urban trails meandering throughout the city.

Our city boasts a vibrant economy, nationally-ranked public schools, five colleges and universities, a world-class healthcare system, a business friendly environment and diverse shopping and dining options—all situated in historic and affordable neighborhoods.  This is why the Top 7 Reasons people move to Lynchburg, Virginia are:

  1. Stable, Flourishing Economy
  2. Outstanding Education Opportunities
  3. Connectivity
  4. Low Cost of Living
  5. Fantastic Healthcare
  6. Safe Neighborhoods
  7. Beautiful Location

When you’re part of the Lynchburg community, you don’t just get daily, unrivaled views of the James River and the Blue Ridge Mountains, but you also get a network of neighbors, colleagues and organizations who are ready to help you succeed.

Looking for a new home for your business or want to open your business in Lynchburg?  Visit our Office of Economic Development website to learn more about how we can assist you realize your business dream.