Lamesa, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lamesa, Texas Info Snack

Population
9,179
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
25.5%
Median Home
$76,000
Median Income
$34,522
Median Rent
$702

Lamesa SnackAbility

2
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

Lamesa, TX Crime Report

423
Total Crimes
4,638.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
97.73%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lamesa
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 423 4,638.7 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 56 614.1 446.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 2 21.9 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 41 449.6 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 367 4,024.6 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 92 1,008.9 370.7 314.2
Larceny 242 2,653.8 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 33 361.9 287.0 246.0

Lamesa, TX Cost Of Living

83
Lamesa's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lamesa Texas National Average
Overall 83 94 100
Services 106 98 100
Groceries 91 89 100
Health 101 95 100
Housing 42 83 100
Transportation 100 89 100
Utilities 99 101 100

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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
2020 9,179 -0.9%
2019 9,264 -0.6%
2018 9,322 -0.5%
2017 9,367 0.3%
2016 9,343 -0.2%
2015 9,365 0.3%
2014 9,337 0.2%
2013 9,320 -0.4%
2012 9,362 -0.1%
2011 9,367 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lamesa

White
29.9% (2,748)
African American
3.9% (358)
American Indian
0.2% (18)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (48)
Hispanic
65.4% (6,007)
Race Lamesa TX USA
White 29.9% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 3.9% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.5% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 65.4% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Lamesa

Female
52.7% (4,838)
Male
47.3% (4,341)
Gender Lamesa TX USA
Female 52.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lamesa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
17.0% (1,560)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,101)
High School / GED
36.0% (3,304)
Some College
17.0% (1,560)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (367)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,101)
Master's Degree
1.0% (91)
Professional Degree
1.0% (91)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lamesa TX USA
< 9th Grade 17.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lamesa, Texas

Less than $10,000
9.4% (86,215)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (79,526)
$15,000 to $24,999
24.7% (226,687)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (71,350)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (107,769)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (133,782)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (68,873)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.3% (94,639)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (21,553)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (27,499)
Income Lamesa TX USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 24.7% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.3% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 7.8% 8.3%

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