Hobbs SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

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Hobbs, New Mexico Info Snack

Hobbs is a city in Lea County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 34,122 at the 2010 Census, increasing from 28,657 at the 2000 census.
Population
36,863
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
19.0%
Median Home
$116,300
Median Income
$57,535
Median Rent
$832

Rankings for Hobbs in New Mexico

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2

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3

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4

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Map Of Hobbs, NM

Population over time in Hobbs

Year Population % Change
2016 36,863 1.9%
2015 36,191 2.4%
2014 35,343 1.9%
2013 34,684 1.7%
2012 34,111 1.6%
2011 33,578 1.9%
2010 32,940 -

Crime in Hobbs Per 100k

Crime Hobbs NM USA
Violent Crime 561.6 702.5 386.3
Murder 7.6 6.7 5.3
Robbery 50.8 131.5 102.8
Aggravated Assault 432.0 491.0 248.5
Property Crime 4815.9 3937.1 2450.7
Burglary 970.8 830.4 468.9
Larceny 3611.3 2542.4 1745.0
Car Theft 233.8 564.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Hobbs

White
33.4% (12,317)
African American
5.5% (2,017)
American Indian
0.9% (343)
Asian
0.2% (80)
Hawaiian
0.1% (22)
Other
0.2% (84)
Two Or More
2.0% (720)
Hispanic
57.7% (21,280)
Race Hobbs NM USA
White 33.4% 38.7% 60.6%
African American 5.5% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 0.9% 8.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 57.7% 47.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Hobbs, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
8.1% (2,985)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (2,727)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (3,723)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.7% (2,469)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (4,349)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (7,335)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (4,755)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.5% (5,345)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (1,511)
$200,000 or more
4.6% (1,695)
Income Hobbs NM USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 6.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 12.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.7% 11.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 17.1% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.5% 11.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 3.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.6% 3.1% 5.7%

Gender in Hobbs

Female
47.8% (17,638)
Male
52.2% (19,224)
Gender Hobbs NM USA
Female 47.8% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hobbs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.2% (4,869)
9-12th Grade
14.5% (5,355)
High School / GED
30.1% (11,103)
Some College
20.4% (7,535)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (2,632)
Bachelor's Degree
9.2% (3,404)
Master's Degree
4.2% (1,545)
Professional Degree
0.4% (156)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (260)
Education Hobbs NM USA
< 9th Grade 13.2% 6.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 14.5% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 30.1% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 20.4% 23.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 8.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 9.2% 15.0% 18.8%
Master's Degree 4.2% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.8% 1.3%

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