An Environment of Opportunity
Forbes Magazine called Lynchburg one of the “Top 100 Best Small Places for Business and Careers.” Lynchburg is one of the “Top 20 Small Metros for Recruitment and Attraction” according to Expansion Management. The Milken Institute included Lynchburg among its “Best Performing Cities.” But we invite you to find out for yourself.
Lynchburg has all the right ingredients for success in business, research and commercial development. A highly-skilled and educated workforce, diverse industry sectors and affordable commercial real estate join with comprehensive physical and technological infrastructure to create a stable, recession-resistant business environment. Our growing population couples with rising incomes for a vibrant $8.74 billion economy. Lynchburg companies are selling to customers all over the globe, exporting ideas, innovation and some of the best advanced manufacturing and machining products in the world. Hill City retailers enjoy $1.6 billion in annual sales from over a quarter million local consumers and thousands of visitors a year, with per capita spending on the rise in a variety of products, with available market share in many categories.
But let the facts and figures speak for themselves. Click on the links to the left and find out why Lynchburg is the City of Opportunity.