Introduction to Lynchburg, Tennessee

Lynchburg, Tennessee, in Moore county, is 38 miles S of Murfreesboro, Tennessee and 65 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee.

Lynchburg History

Lynchburg is the county seat of Moore County. Moore County was founded in 1872. The Town of Lynchburg has only one traffic light. The area is famous for its Jack Daniels distillery, the oldest licensed distillery in the US.

Lynchburg and nearby Attractions

  • Alabama Constitution Village
  • U.S. Space & Rocket Center
  • Burritt on the Mountain
  • Russell Cave National Monument
  • Monte Sano State Park
  • Tennessee Walking Horse Museum

Things To Do In Lynchburg

While in Lynchburg, one must visit the Jack Daniel’s Distillery, which is the most popular landmark in the town. Henry Horton State Park, Tims Ford State Park and the Old Stone Fort State Park provide amusement and recreation facilities to visitors and residents alike. The Huntsville Museum of Art, the Discovery Center at Murfree Springs and the U.S. Space & Rocket Center are all accessible from Lynchburg as well. The Music Festival is hosted by the city every August.

Lynchburg Transportation

Nashville International Airport offers air transportation facilities.

Lynchburg Higher Education

Higher education can be pursued at Motlow State Community College, the University of Alabama Huntsville and David Lipscomb University.

Lynchburg Almanac

Nearest Medium City 38 miles S of Murfreesboro, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City65 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee
County Moore County
Standard Zip Codes37352
Phone Area Codes931
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.

Lynchburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance10 miles
Jan Temp28 to 46 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp47 to 71 F
Annual Precip60 inches
Distance12.9 miles
Jan Temp29 to 49 F
Apr Temp44 to 72 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 73 F
Annual Precip56.3 inches
Distance16.2 miles
Jan Temp27 to 48 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 73 F
Annual Precip57.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Estill Springs2,142$52,069

Lynchburg Public Libraries

Moore County Public Library
17 LYNCHBURG HWY LYNCHBURG, TN 37352 (35.283688, -86.37328)
Lynchburg, Tennessee
(931) 759-7285

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Lynchburg Public Schools

Lynchburg Elementary
276 Mechanic St North
(931) 759-7388
Total Enrollment 571
Moore County High School
1502 Hwy 55
(931) 759-4231
Total Enrollment 468
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