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City of Lynchburg, TN

The City of Lynchburg TN

The City of Lynchburg TN is centrally located in the heart of Middle Tennessee, just 90 minutes from downtown Nashville, and less than two hours from both the Great Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg. 

The city’s small town feel combined with access to all that the area has to offer make Lynchburg an ideal place to raise a family, get a college education, or retire.   

See the interesting articles about the History of Jack Daniels and Lynchburg TN and Questions and Answers about Jack Daniels.

TLDR**:  Lynchburg TN -- The Quick Overview

The City of Lynchburg TN is a small town in Tennessee, USA, and is best known as the home of the Jack Daniel's distillery, which is a major tourist attraction and a key driver of the town's economy. Despite its global fame, Lynchburg maintains a charming, small-town atmosphere with a population of just over 6,000 people. Apart from the whiskey industry, the town is also known for its historic sites, beautiful natural surroundings, and southern hospitality.  **TLDR means Too Long Didn't Read.  For the younger folks its a brief summary.

Lynchburg Restaurants 

Lynchburg TN Restaurants

There are a wide breadth of restaurants in Lynchburg TN including pizza, cajun, southern, and other varieties.

Things to do in Lynchburg TN

Things to Do in Lynchburg

From water-based activities, to outdoor activities, Lynchburg history, restaurants, and loads of fun for everything.  Check out our list of things to do in Lynchburg TN

Learn About Lynchburg TN

Lynchburg is a beautiful town established in the early 1800's.  Learn more about the growth, the history, and the path forward.

Tims Ford Lake

Tims Ford Lake

The 10,700 acre lake has 250 miles of shoreline and a dam on the western side.  There are 4 Tims Ford Lake Marinas that allow you to rent boats.  There is loads of hiking, biking, water activities.

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How Big is Lynchburg TN?

The City of Lynchburg TN has a population around 6,000 people.  Lynchburg, founded in 1817, is steeped in American history, playing a significant role during the Civil War as a supply base for the Confederate Army. 

The town is most famous for its historical ties to the Jack Daniels Distillery, established by Jasper Newton "Jack" Daniel in 1866, which has become a symbol of American whiskey culture worldwide. Over the years, despite the challenges of Prohibition and economic fluctuations, Lynchburg has preserved its historical charm and continues to attract visitors from all over the world, keen to experience its rich past, natural beauty, and, of course, its world-famous whiskey.  

Lynchburg is in the 931 area code.

Lynchburg TN on map by tims ford lake

Lynchburg TN on Tims Ford Lake

The City of Lynchburg TN Zip code of 37352 covers more than the incorporated area of Lynchburg TN.  

The red highlighted area surrounding the Lynchburg zip code covers a portion of the Tims Ford Lake Area.  The zip code just northeast is the Tullahoma Zip Code 37388

The 931 Area code includes Lynchburg TN

How Did Lynchburg TN Get Its Name?

There are three different concepts around how the City of Lynchburg TN got its name.  The first is an early 1800's settler named it after Lynchburg VA.  Another is that it was named after an early settler named Tom Lynch.  And third, it was named after Judge Lynch who was a judge around the early 1800's in the area.

Lynchburg TN Welcome sign photo

Downtown lynchburg tn square

What is the History Of Lynchburg TN?

The best way to read about the history of Lynchburg is to read the text on the Wikipedia Lynchburg TN article.  Lynchburg TN has the same geographic region as Moore County which is quite interesting.

You can also read the article on Jack Daniels Distillery History.

Are There Things to Do in the
City of Lynchburg TN?

There are so many things to see and do in Lynchburg, TN!  Some of these include:

View of Tims Ford Lake by Lynchburg TN
View of Tims Ford Lake

Tims Ford Lake Fireworks
Tims Ford Lake Fireworks

Lynchburg TN Hosts 
Many Events and Festivals

The City of Lynchburg TN has a number of festivals and events throughout the year. There are events for every interest and genre.  See the Tims Ford Lake Events Calendar for the most up to date list.  Examples of these events include the Oak Barrel Half Marathon, Spring in The Hollow Festival, Christmas in Lynchburg, BBQ Competitions, and more.

If you enjoy celebrating special occasions like weddings or anniversaries or simply want to celebrate the big game on your own terms, you can’t go wrong with these Lynchburg TN Festivals! 

Lynchburg TN Weather

Lynchburg TN weather tends to be a bit more moderate than for those up north.  However, there's a saying that if you don't like the weather one week just wait a week.  

Historical Weather in Lynchburg TN includes (averages F):

  • Coldest Month:  January - High: 49, Low: 29 
  • Hottest Month:  Tie with July and August
    • High: 87, Low: 65
Tennessee does get strong rain and some severe weather. You can get that at any time, though the month with the highest severe weather is April. December has the highest precipitation (averages) of 5.53 inches and the next is March with 5.23 inches.

Click Here for the Lynchburg TN Weather Radar page

Jobs in Tullahoma TN

Jobs in Lynchburg TN

There are often many jobs in City of Lynchburg TN and the surrounding areas.  See our listing of jobs in the area.

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