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In 2012 Lynchburg was ranked #77 by Forbes for best places for business and careers. Lynchburg MSA ranked with higher than aveage economic growth according to 2011 Virginia Business magazine. Milken Institute ranked the Lynchburg area # 54 overall in it's "Best Performing Cities Index" for job growth, salary increases, and expansion of high-tech industries. Lynchburg and Northern Virginia were the only metro areas in the state to make the top 100. National Geographic ranks Lynchburg as one of the "Best Adventure Towns in the U.S., Editor's Pick" from 2010-2012.

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