Hobbs, NM Micro Area has a population of 68,930 people with a median age of 31.8 and a median household income of $58,152. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Hobbs, NM Micro Area grew from 68,149 to 68,930, a 1.15% increase and its median household income grew from $57,533 to $58,152, a 1.08% increase.
The population of Hobbs, NM Micro Area is 55.8% Hispanic, 38.2% White, and 3.27% Black. 41.5% of the people in Hobbs, NM Micro Area speak a non-English language, and 88.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hobbs, NM Micro Area are New Mexico Junior College, with 398 graduates, University of the Southwest, with 233 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Hobbs, NM Micro Area is $111,400, and the homeownership rate is 68.8%. Most people in Hobbs, NM Micro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Hobbs, NM Micro Area is 2 cars per household.
Hobbs, NM Micro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Lea County, NM and the census places Hobbs, NM; Lovington, NM; and North Hobbs, NM.