Lynch is located in east Kentucky. Lynch is part of Harlan County. Lynch has 0.30 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Lynch population is 696, which has shrunk 22.67% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.45% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Lynch median household income is $33,942 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 92.75% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 28.72% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Lynch median house value is $44,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.86% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 40.25% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Lynch is worse than the state average in quality. The Lynch area code is 606.