Lubbock, Texas 

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Population

247,323

+11.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$44,139

Median Home Price

$134,900

Best Places to Live in Lubbock, Texas

Small city - Southern edge of Texas Panhandle
Pros
-Cost of living
-College influence
-Healthcare
Cons
-Crime rates
-Isolation
-Recreation

Local Listings in Lubbock, TX
 $150,500 
1711 99th Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1323 SqFt
 $150,500 
1711 99th Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1323 SqFt
 $155,950 
13715 University Ave # 5X6MC2
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1650 SqFt
 $153,500 
98TH And Ave S # HKBE8G
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1335 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Lubbock Metro Area

Lubbock is the commercial, educational and cultural center for the southern part of the Texas Panhandle known as the South Plains. The economic base is a mix of industry, agriculture, government, and healthcare. There is a small high tech industry but most employment is provided by agriculture-related businesses, healthcare and education.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Lubbock County
Metro Area: Lubbock Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Lubbock
Zip Codes: 79424, 79423, 79416, 79413, 79407, 79414, 79403, 79415, 79412, 79404, 14 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 3241 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lubbock is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lubbock jobs have increased by 2.35%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lubbock's cost of living is 14.70% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lubbock's Cost of Living

VOTING
Lubbock county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lubbock's population is 247,323 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.27%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lubbock is $134,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.29%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Lubbock

SCHOOLS
Lubbock public schools spend $10,901 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Lubbock. More Education


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Housing Market in Lubbock

It's a good time to buy in Lubbock. Home Appreciation is up 4.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Lubbock Real Estate or Find top agents in Lubbock

The median home price in Lubbock is $134,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Lubbock   28 Reviews
Plan on Living and Working in Lubbock - 1/20/2016
Just wondering if anyone can give me some suggestions? I plan on retiring in Lubbock,Texas. I plan on renting. Where would be the best area for my family to live? What... Read More

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Lubbock, Texas Not so Safe! - 6/25/2015
Sad to learn how dangerous this West Texas town has become. Completely, over taken with Down trodden people who have little. Burglaries happen hourly at a ridiculous... Read More

Born and Raised in Lubbock - 3/20/2015
I was born and raised in Lubbock. More or less,I spent about 30 years of my life there. I will start with the positive. It is a well established and well built city with... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LUBBOCK, TEXAS
79424, 79423, 79416, 79413, 79407, 79414, 79403, 79415, 79412, 79404, 14 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN LUBBOCK TX
$150,500
1711 99th Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$155,950
13715 University Ave # 5X6MC2
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$153,500
98TH And Ave S # HKBE8G
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$155,950
6517 82nd St # MWFUQ5
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$139,950
13715 University Ave # NFD0SQ
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$135,950
6517 82nd St # 5WWTYS
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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