Living in Lovington, NM

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Lovington SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
6

Lovington, NM Crime Report

286
Total Crimes
2,559.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.35%
Below National Average

Lovington, NM Cost Of Living

83
Lovington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Lovington, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
11,575
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$111,300
Median Income
$51,704
Median Rent
$803

Lovington, NM Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Lovington in New Mexico

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Map Of Lovington, NM

Population over time in Lovington

Year Population % Change
2017 11,575 0.1%
2016 11,558 -0.0%
2015 11,559 0.5%
2014 11,499 1.2%
2013 11,364 1.7%
2012 11,170 1.6%
2011 10,993 1.4%
2010 10,839 1.8%
2009 10,644 -
Crime/100k Lovington NM USA
Violent Crime 134.2 856.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 8.0 5.0
Robbery 17.9 135.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 116.3 648.9 246.8
Property Crime 2425.1 3419.7 2199.5
Burglary 939.6 767.8 376.0
Larceny 1190.2 2166.1 1594.6
Car Theft 295.3 485.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Lovington

White
25.7% (2,977)
African American
1.1% (130)
American Indian
0.2% (19)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (37)
Two Or More
0.6% (75)
Hispanic
72.0% (8,337)
Race Lovington NM USA
White 25.7% 37.7% 61.1%
African American 1.1% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 8.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 72.0% 48.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Lovington, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
4.6% (53,686)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (59,508)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (104,786)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.3% (96,377)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.8% (217,657)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.7% (251,292)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (145,536)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (151,034)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (43,337)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (34,281)
Income Lovington NM USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 9.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 6.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.3% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.8% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.7% 17.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 11.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 11.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Lovington

Female
49.6% (5,739)
Male
50.4% (5,835)
Gender Lovington NM USA
Female 49.6% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lovington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (1,620)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (2,083)
High School / GED
32.0% (3,704)
Some College
21.0% (2,430)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (810)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (694)
Master's Degree
2.0% (231)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lovington NM USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 15.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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