Lea County's diverse communities encourage growth and change
Lea County Population
Source: American Community Survey, US Census 2020 - updated 08/2022
TWO OF THE MOST AFFORDABLE CITIES IN NEW MEXICO
Lea County is ranked one of the most affordable counties in New Mexico with Lovington and Hobbs ranking in the top five most affordable cities to live in New Mexico.
Source: American Community Survey, HUD.gov, BEA.gov – updated 05/2023
Source: American Community Survey – updated 02/2023