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Regional Facts

Localities in Region 2000

Adult and Career Education of Central VA serves an area over 2,000 square miles with a population of just over 252,000 in the heart of Virginia. ACE works with each of its localities to strengthen the regional workforce by increasing the number of adults completing a secondary school credential, entering postsecondary education and training, and entering/retaining employment.


The region consists of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, and Campbell counties, the towns of Altavista, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, and Brookneal, and the city of and Lynchburg. In this region, 22% of adults age 25 years and over (31,655) do not have a high school diploma or equivalency compared to a state average of 14%.


For more information about the region view the Community Profile or visit the links below for each locality.