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Population (year 2000): 199,564. Estimated population in July 2005: 209,737 (+5.1% change)
Males: 97,023 (48.6%), Females: 102,541 (51.4%)

Lubbock County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 29.7 years
Median household income: $31,844 (year 2000)
Median house value: $69,500 (year 2000)

Lubbock, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Lubbock:

  • White Non-Hispanic (61.3%)
  • Hispanic (27.5%)
  • Other race (14.3%)
  • Black (8.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (9.3%), English (9.2%), United States (9.1%), Irish (7.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), French (1.7%).Texas forum

Land area: 114.8 square miles

Lubbock,

For population 25 years and over in Lubbock

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lubbock city

  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

3.5% Foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 1.2% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +12,644 (+6.8%).

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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Worth, TX Fort (317.4 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (353.7 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: TX (10.1 miles Wolfforth, Reese Center, TX (10.6 miles) , TX (11.8 miles Shallowater, Springs, TX (11.8 miles Buffalo Deal, TX (12.1 miles New Canyon, TX (13.7 miles Ransom TX (14.9 miles Idalou, Home, TX (16.6 miles New


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 770 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 1997: 599 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 1998: 667 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 1999: 765 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2000: 755 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2001: 941 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2002: 1281 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2003: 1316 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2004: 1204 buildings, average cost: $140,400
  • 2005: 1129 buildings, average cost: $159,400

Latitude: 33.56 N, Longitude: 101.88 W

Area code: 806

Lubbock, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (29.5%), Retail trade (13.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +13,132 (+6.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 85,412 (91.6%)

Crime in Lubbock by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 14 12 10 11 14 16
    per 100,000 7.0 6.0 5.0 5.5 7.0 8.0
Rapes 124 141 100 133 101 96
    per 100,000 62.1 70.7 50.1 66.6 50.6 48.1
Robberies 307 248 317 303 311 310
    per 100,000 153.8 124.3 158.8 151.8 155.8 155.3
Assaults 1,949 2,107 2,042 2,067 1,969 1,778
    per 100,000 976.6 1055.8 1023.2 1035.8 986.7 890.9
Burglaries 2,352 2,648 2,847 2,979 2,829 2,678
    per 100,000 1178.6 1326.9 1426.6 1492.8 1417.6 1341.9
Thefts 7,410 8,734 8,068 8,307 9,726 9,494
    per 100,000 3713.1 4376.5 4042.8 4162.6 4873.6 4757.4
Auto thefts 696 603 679 571 691 696
    per 100,000 348.8 302.2 340.2 286.1 346.3 348.8
532.3 574.8 566.1 578.8 593.2 564.2

Average climate in Lubbock, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lubbock,

Lubbock-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1970, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 1.8 miles away from the Lubbock city center killed 26 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1957, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Mike Smith - 2005 NFL player (Baltimore Ravens, born: Sep 2, 1981), Jason Knutzon - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 1/24/76), Sean O'Hair - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 7/11/82), Darold Crow - College basketball player (Tulsa Golden Hurricane), Kevin Abanobi - College basketball player (Texas Southern Tigers), Turner Phipps - College basketball player (Baylor Bears), John Murrell (playwright).

Main business address for: AirGate PCS, Inc. /Merger/ (TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS (NO RADIO TELEPHONE)), ALAMOSA HOLDINGS INC (TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS (NO RADIO TELEPHONE)), ALAMOSA DELAWARE INC (RADIO & TV BROADCASTING & COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT).


Hospitals/medical centers in Lubbock:
  • COVENANT CHILDREN HOSPITAL (3610 21ST ST)
  • COVENANT MEDICAL CENTER (3615 19TH STREET)
  • HIGHLAND MEDICAL CENTER (2412 50TH ST)
  • IHS HOSPITAL AT LUBBOCK (1409 9TH ST)
  • SUNRISE CANYON HOSPITAL (1950 ASPEN AVENUE)
  • UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER (602 INDIANA AVENUE PO BOX 5980)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lubbock:
  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 8 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; ID: LBB)
  • LEA COUNTY RGNL (about 111 miles; HOBBS, NM; ID: HOB)
  • CANNON AFB (about 114 miles; CLOVIS, NM; ID: CVS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lubbock:
  • TOWN & COUNTRY AIRPARK (about 8 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; ID: F82)
  • SLATON MUNI (about 17 miles; SLATON, TX; ID: F49)
  • ABERNATHY MUNI (about 21 miles; ABERNATHY, TX; ID: F83)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 321 $1,518,127 $56,752 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 39 $142,745 $43,921 4 $2,223
Other and Unallocable 80 $215,241 $32,286 1 $855
Other Government Administration 51 $204,702 $48,165 12 $5,535
Financial Administration 54 $215,739 $47,942 5 $3,737
Local Libraries 38 $97,733 $30,863 25 $18,801
Electric Power 180 $692,938 $46,195 11 $8,021
Water Supply 114 $413,356 $43,511 15 $5,338
Housing and Community Development(Local) 19 $55,928 $35,322 3 $970
Parks and Recreation 105 $310,188 $35,450 49 $29,544
Sewerage 74 $217,760 $35,312 1 $990
Solid Waste Management 80 $185,520 $27,828 2 $3,053
Health 90 $229,224 $30,563 4 $3,018
Airports 47 $122,204 $31,201 0 $0
Streets and Highways 94 $265,733 $33,923 6 $4,911
Fire - Other 18 $44,634 $29,756 0 $0
Firefighters 271 $1,124,338 $49,786 0 $0
Police - Other 87 $201,454 $27,786 36 $9,257
Totals for Government 1762 $6,257,564 $42,616 174 $96,253
Colleges/Universities in Lubbock:
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 22,439; Location: PO BOX 42013; Public; Website: www.ttu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER (FT enrollment: 1,542; Location: 3601 4TH ST RM 3B 310; Public; Website: www.ttuhsc.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • LUBBOCK CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (FT enrollment: 1,425; Location: 5601 19TH ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lcu.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 661; Location: 4630 50TH ST; Private, for-profit; Website: IBCLUBBOCK.COM)
  • COVENANT SCHOOL OF NURSING (FT enrollment: 139; Location: 2002 MIAMI AVE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: covenantson.com)
  • AMERICAN COMMERCIAL COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 113; Location: 2007 34TH ST; Private, for-profit; Website: accedu.com)
  • COVENANT HEALTH SYSTEMS SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC (Location: 3801 19TH STE 500; Private, not-for-profit)
  • LUBBOCK HAIR ACADEMY (Location: 2844 34TH ST; Private, for-profit)
  • VOGUE COLLEGE OF COSMETOLOGY 9 (Location: 1712 34TH ST; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Lubbock:
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 38 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 45 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; FT enrollment: 2,578)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 97 miles; CANYON, TX; FT enrollment: 5,476)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 107 miles; MIDLAND, TX; FT enrollment: 2,800)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 110 miles; PORTALES, NM; FT enrollment: 2,955)
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 111 miles; AMARILLO, TX; FT enrollment: 4,876)
  • ODESSA COLLEGE (about 124 miles; ODESSA, TX; FT enrollment: 2,555)
Public high schools in Lubbock:
  • LUBBOCK H S (Students: 1,702; Location: 2004 19TH ST; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • CORONADO H S (Students: 1,667; Location: 3307 VICKSBURG AVE; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • MONTEREY H S (Students: 1,605; Location: 3211 47TH ST; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • ESTACADO H S (Students: 837; Location: 1504 E ITASCA ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • LUBBOCK-COOPER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 600; Location: HWY 87 & WOODROW RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • ROOSEVELT H S (Students: 307; Location: 1406 COUNTY RD 3300; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MATTHEWS LRN CTR/NEW DIRECTIONS (Students: 243; Location: 417 N AKRON; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • SOUTH PLAINS ACADEMY (Students: 201; Location: 4008 AVE R; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • RICHARD MILBURN ALTER H S (LUBBOCK (Students: 112; Location: 4902 34TH ST STE 10; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Lubbock:
  • TRINITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 873; Location: 7002 CANTON AVENUE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • LUBBOCK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 372; Location: 2604 DOVER AVE; Grades: PK - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Lubbock:
  • SLATON J H (Students: 796; Location: 1602 32ND ST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • HUTCHINSON J H (Students: 796; Location: 3102 CANTON AVE; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • CAVAZOS J H (Students: 783; Location: 210 N UNIVERSITY AVE; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • WHITESIDE EL (Students: 747; Location: 7508 ALBANY AVE; Grades: KG - 06)
  • IRONS J H (Students: 716; Location: 5214 79TH ST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • SMITH EL (Students: 715; Location: 8707 DOVER AVE; Grades: KG - 06)
  • BAYLESS EL (Students: 707; Location: 2115 58TH ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • EVANS J H (Students: 702; Location: 4211 58TH ST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • DUNBAR J H (Students: 673; Location: 2010 E 26TH ST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • WATERS EL (Students: 640; Location: 3006 78TH ST; Grades: KG - 06)
Private primary/middle schools in Lubbock:
  • CHRIST THE KING SCHOOL (Students: 328; Location: 4011 54TH STREET; Grades: PK - 9)
  • ALL SAINTS EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 311; Location: 3222 103RD; Grades: PK - 9)
  • SOUTHCREST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 148; Location: 3801 SOUTH LOOP 289; Grades: PK - 6)
  • HOPE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 117; Location: 5700 98TH STREET; Grades: PK - KG)
  • HIGHLAND BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 64; Location: 4316 34TH STREET; Grades: PK - 4)
  • NEW LIFE ACADEMY (Students: 59; Location: PO BOX 2627; Grades: KG - 11)
  • CALVARY BAPTIST KINDERGARTE (Students: 17; Location: 5301 82ND ST; Grades: KG - 3)
Library in Lubbock:
  • LUBBOCK CITY-COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,753,006; Location: 1306 9TH ST; 308,365 books; 7,267 audio materials; 7,975 video materials; 494 serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:
  • Reese AFB is no longer and Air Force Base. It was shut down. It\'s now Reese Center where South Plains Jr College out of Levelland has a campus. And there\'s a golf course. It was shut down in the 90\'s.
 

Lubbock compared to Texas state average:
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Lubbock:
  • KKAM (1340 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBZO (1460 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRFE (580 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: KRFE RADIO, INC.)
  • KLFB (1420 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: DREW BALLARD)
  • KDAV (1590 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KCLR (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RALLS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Lubbock:
  • KOHM (89.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KTXT-FM (88.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KFMX-FM (94.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLLL-FM (96.3 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KQBR (99.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZII-FM (102.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJAK (92.7 FM; SLATON, TX; Owner: WILLIAMS BROADCAST GROUP)
  • KXTQ-FM (93.7 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KEJS (106.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: BARTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAMY (90.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KONE (101.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KMMX (100.3 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KQRI (90.9 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKCL (98.1 FM; LORENZO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K204EY (88.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K249CD (97.7 FM; LUBBOCK, ETC., TX; Owner: J AND J BROADCASTING)
  • KAIQ (95.5 FM; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: LITTLEFIELD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KAMZ (103.5 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: ALBERT BENAVIDES)
  • KLVT-FM (105.5 FM; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: PAUL R. BEANE)
  • KRBL (105.7 FM; IDALOU, TX; Owner: TRIUMPH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Lubbock:
  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTXT-TV (Channel 5; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KCBD (Channel 11; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KBZO-LP (Channel 51; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAMC (Channel 28; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: VHR LUBBOCK LICENSE, INC.)
  • KJTV-CA (Channel 32; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KXTQ-LP (Channel 46; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K48GB (Channel 48; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT-LP (Channel 14; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT (Channel 22; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KGLR-LP (Channel 30; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LUBBOCK TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KJTV-TV (Channel 34; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KPTB (Channel 16; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)

 

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