Regional Highlights

The Lynchburg Region, comprising four counties (Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, and Campbell) and the City of Lynchburg, offers a thriving pro-business environment and workforce, renowned higher education institutions, solid infrastructure, and rich quality of life. The manufacturing sector is a vital part of the local economy, and the region touts advantages in steel and metals, nuclear technology, wireless infrastructure and communication, and financial and business support services. Excellent water capacity and quality positions the region to be a leader in food and beverage processing, as well.