Where Lynchburg Ranks In Safest VA Cities Survey

Lynchburg comes in at number 53 in a survey of the least safe cities in Virginia done by a home security firm.
Lynchburg has a population of around 81,000 with a violent crime rate of 3.55 per 1,000 and property crime rate of 23.32 per 1,000. The top two safest cities are Bridgewater and Berryville, according to the study. #13: Altavista – population of around 3,400 with a violent crime rate of 1.15 per 1,000 and property crime rate of 31.70 per 1,000. #25: Bedford – population of around 6,600 with a violent crime rate of 2.27 per 1,000 and property crime rate of 35.34 per 1,000.