Lubbock, TX Metro Area Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Lubbock is 313,123, a change of 4.87% when compared to 2014. With an area of 2,687.68 square miles, this works out to a population density of 116.50 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 116,362, with an average household size of 2.59.
Lubbock's 2018 unemployment rate was 4.29%.
The average household income in Lubbock for 2018 was $70,610, while the median was $49,998.

Lubbock Population Trends

Lubbock Employment Type

Lubbock Age Grouping

Lubbock Ethnicity Mix

Lubbock Fertility Rate

5,412 estimated births

Lubbock Household Characteristics

Lubbock Median Age over Time

Lubbock Households with Children by Age

Lubbock Median Household Income

Lubbock Educational Attainment

Lubbock Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Lubbock Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,360

Lubbock Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $907

Lubbock Average Commute

Lubbock Primary Transportation

Lubbock Gender Mix

Lubbock Field of Employment

Lubbock Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Lubbock, TX Metro Area 298,578
2015 Lubbock, TX Metro Area 302,553
2016 Lubbock, TX Metro Area 306,392
2017 Lubbock, TX Metro Area 309,722
2018 Lubbock, TX Metro Area 313,123