Lea County, New Mexico state, USA

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Lea County, New Mexico, USA

Map of Lea County
Population
- Total:64.727 (2010)
- Density:14,7/sq mi (5,7/sq km)
Area
- Total:4.395 sq mi (11.382 sq km)
- Land:4.392 sq mi (11.373 sq km)
- Water:4 sq mi (9 sq km)
- % water:0,08 %
Latitude:+32.7956865
Longitude:-103.4132707

Basic information about the Lea County

The Lea County is located in the state of New Mexico. This county occupies 4395 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 64.727 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Lea County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (74.99%), followed by Some Other Race (16.63%) and Black or African American (4.08%). There are 22.236 households in the county, while 73,12% of them are family households and 26,88% represent non family households. There are 8 cities and towns in Lea County. The most populated city is Hobbs city and the smallest town or village is Monument CDP.


Statistical data for the Lea County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
64,727
White alone
48,53974.99 %
Black or African American alone
2,6414.08 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
7701.19 %
Asian alone
3260.50 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
360.06 %
Some Other Race alone
10,76416.63 %
Two or More races
1,6512.55 %

Statistical data for the Lea County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
64,727
White alone
48,53974.99 %
Black or African American alone
2,6414.08 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
7701.19 %
Asian alone
3260.50 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
360.06 %
Some Other Race alone
10,76416.63 %
Two or More races
1,6512.55 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
64,727
Not Hispanic or Latino
31,66448.92 %
Hispanic or Latino
33,06351.08 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
64,727
Not Hispanic or Latino
31,66448.92 %
White alone
27,84587.94 %
Black or African American alone
2,3997.58 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
4681.48 %
Asian alone
3020.95 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
180.06 %
Some Other Race alone
510.16 %
Two or More races
5811.83 %
Hispanic or Latino
33,06351.08 %
White alone
20,69462.59 %
Black or African American alone
2420.73 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3020.91 %
Asian alone
240.07 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
180.05 %
Some Other Race alone
10,71332.40 %
Two or More races
1,0703.24 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
32
Male
32
Female
33

Household Type

Total
22,236
Family households
16,26073.12 %
Husband-wife family
11,74372.22 %
Other family
4,51727.78 %
Male householder, no wife present
1,53233.92 %
Female householder, no husband present
2,98566.08 %
Nonfamily households
5,97626.88 %
Householder living alone
5,01783.95 %
Householder not living alone
95916.05 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Lea County - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Lea County

City Alias ZIP Codes
CaprockCaprock88213
CaprockTatum88213
CrossroadsCrossroads88114
EuniceEunice88231
HobbsHobbs88240, 88244, 88241, 88242
HobbsLea County Correctional Fac88244
HobbsOil Center88240
JalBennett88252
JalJal88252
LovingtonBuckeye88260
LovingtonLovington88260
MaljamarMaljamar88264
McdonaldLovington88262
McdonaldMc Donald88262
McdonaldMcdonald88262
MonumentMonument88265
TatumTatum88267

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