Hobbs, New Mexico 

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Population

37,427

+13.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$53,750

Median Home Price

$144,900

Best Places to Live in Hobbs, New Mexico

Local Listings in Hobbs, NM
 $126,600 
1128 N Grayson St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1200 SqFt
 $126,600 
1128 N Grayson St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1200 SqFt
 $155,000 
1131 W Coal Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1697 SqFt
 $130,000 
628 E Yucca Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1226 SqFt

QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New Mexico
County: Lea County
Metro Area: Hobbs Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Hobbs
Zip Codes: 88240


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hobbs is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hobbs jobs have increased by 7.78%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hobbs's cost of living is 16.80% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Hobbs's Cost of Living

VOTING
Lea county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Hobbs's population is 37,427 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.62%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hobbs is $144,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.24%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Hobbs

SCHOOLS
Hobbs public schools spend $8,460 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.9 students per teacher in Hobbs. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Hobbs

It's a good time to buy in Hobbs. Home Appreciation is up 7.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Hobbs Real Estate or Find top agents in Hobbs

The median home price in Hobbs is $144,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Hobbs   3 Reviews
Hobbs, New Mexico - 10/10/2015
Hobbs, New Mexico is a growing city on the eastern edge of the New Mexico- texas border. The people are friendly and hard working. The school system is in the top tier... Read More

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Lousy place to live - 2/17/2010
Hobbs is the worst place in the U.S. to live. People that live here are snobs and they aren't helpful at all. Forget about getting a job here. If they don't like you,... Read More

Hobbs - Pros/Cons - 4/6/2008
Pros: 1. Extremely low cost of living and housing for region 2. Affordable place to live 3. Nice physical setting and climate Cons: 1. Very high crime rate 2.... Read More


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MAPS OF HOBBS, NEW MEXICO
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ZIP CODES IN HOBBS, NEW MEXICO
88240

NEW LISTINGS IN HOBBS NM
$126,600
1128 N Grayson St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$155,000
1131 W Coal Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$130,000
628 E Yucca Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$158,500
1118 E Llano Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$139,900
4522 W Georgia Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$170,000
638 E Yuciapa St
Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

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