Lubbock, Texas 

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Population

247,323

+11.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$44,139

Median Home Price

$133,200

Best Places to Live in Lubbock, Texas

Small city - Southern edge of Texas Panhandle. September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Lubbock, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Cost of living
College influence
Healthcare
Cons
Crime rates
Isolation
Recreation
 $600 
2608 V Ave Unit B
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 550 SqFt
 $1,450 
14414 Vernon Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1451 SqFt
 $1,200 
2105 21st St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1176 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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
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

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lubbock is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lubbock jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lubbock's cost of living is 20.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lubbock's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Lubbock, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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 11.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lubbock is $133,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area

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

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Reviews for Lubbock   29 Reviews
High Crime Rate and Stagnant - 8/15/2019
Lubbock is said to be a growing town, but, it is not for everybody. I've lived here for two years now, but it's time to move on to better things. The big thing is the... Read More

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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

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


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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
$600
2608 V Ave Unit B
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$1,450
14414 Vernon Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,200
2105 21st St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,450
10113 Valencia Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,450
6702 10th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,375
8704 17th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,350
6117 14th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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