Living in Lamesa, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Lamesa SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

Lamesa, TX Crime Report

417
Total Crimes
4,541.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
76.80%
Above National Average

Lamesa, TX Cost Of Living

86
Lamesa's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Lamesa, Texas Info Snack

Population
9,264
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
24.8%
Median Home
$65,300
Median Income
$40,913
Median Rent
$650

Lamesa, TX Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Lamesa in Texas

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Map Of Lamesa, TX

Population over time in Lamesa

Year Population % Change
2017 9,264 -0.6%
2016 9,322 -0.5%
2015 9,367 0.3%
2014 9,343 -0.2%
2013 9,365 0.3%
2012 9,337 0.2%
2011 9,320 -0.4%
2010 9,362 -0.1%
2009 9,367 -
Crime/100k Lamesa TX USA
Violent Crime 468.3 410.9 368.9
Murder 10.9 4.6 5.0
Robbery 32.7 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 315.8 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 4072.7 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 1067.2 410.8 376.0
Larceny 2798.6 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 206.9 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Lamesa

White
35.6% (3,296)
African American
1.6% (152)
American Indian
0.2% (21)
Asian
0.1% (6)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (34)
Hispanic
62.1% (5,755)
Race Lamesa TX USA
White 35.6% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 1.6% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 62.1% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Lamesa, Texas

Less than $10,000
9.4% (87,503)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (75,113)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.8% (183,008)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (82,340)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (141,192)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.3% (114,348)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (93,182)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (106,604)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (16,003)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (27,102)
Income Lamesa TX USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.8% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.3% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Lamesa

Female
51.2% (4,746)
Male
48.8% (4,518)
Gender Lamesa TX USA
Female 51.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lamesa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (1,204)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,204)
High School / GED
39.0% (3,612)
Some College
18.0% (1,667)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (370)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,019)
Master's Degree
2.0% (185)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lamesa TX USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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