Lamesa, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Lamesa, Texas Info Snack

Population
9,221
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
29.4%
Median Home
$70,400
Median Income
$36,904
Median Rent
$650

Lamesa SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9.5

Lamesa, TX Crime Report

472
Total Crimes
5,246.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
111.82%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lamesa
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 472 5,246.2 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 74 822.5 418.9 366.7
Murder 2 22.2 4.9 5.0
Robbery 12 133.4 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 53 589.1 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 398 4,423.7 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 109 1,211.5 392.8 340.5
Larceny 271 3,012.1 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 18 200.1 267.2 219.9

Lamesa, TX Cost Of Living

86
Lamesa's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lamesa Texas National Average
Overall 86 91 100
Services 112 95 100
Groceries 93 90 100
Health 96 97 100
Housing 42 83 100
Transportation 100 94 100
Utilities 108 102 100

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Rankings for Lamesa in Texas

Map Of Lamesa, TX

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Population over time in Lamesa

Year Population % Change
2019 9,221 -0.5%
2018 9,264 -0.6%
2017 9,322 -0.5%
2016 9,367 0.3%
2015 9,343 -0.2%
2014 9,365 0.3%
2013 9,337 0.2%
2012 9,320 -0.4%
2011 9,362 -0.1%
2010 9,367 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lamesa

White
31.4% (2,894)
African American
3.2% (299)
American Indian
0.2% (19)
Asian
0.1% (10)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (34)
Hispanic
64.7% (5,965)
Race Lamesa TX USA
White 31.4% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 3.2% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 64.7% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Lamesa

Female
53.2% (4,901)
Male
46.8% (4,320)
Gender Lamesa TX USA
Female 53.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lamesa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
16.0% (1,475)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (1,290)
High School / GED
34.0% (3,135)
Some College
17.0% (1,567)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (368)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,198)
Master's Degree
2.0% (184)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lamesa TX USA
< 9th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lamesa, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.0% (92,491)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (88,904)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.5% (188,826)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (78,144)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (121,443)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.5% (115,038)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (83,268)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (99,153)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (29,464)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (25,364)
Income Lamesa TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.5% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 7.4% 7.7%

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