Lubbock County, TX

Population 285,760

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 15%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 26.3%

Registered Offenders

26.43% Higher than national avg.
  • 611 offenders in Lubbock County
  • 21.38 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $189,900
  • Median Sales Price: $50,500
  • Homes For Sale: 1,321
  • Homes For Rent: 107

Environmental Hazards

1,278 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 26
  • Superfunds: 49
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,202

Unemployment

Moderate 3.5%
  • Texas unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.9%

Schools view all

99 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 99 K-12 public schools in Lubbock County, TX and 8 private schools. Homefacts rates Lubbock County's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

611 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$189,900 compared to March 2017
Median Sales Price
$50,500 compared to March 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.9%
  • Rented
    40.7%
  • Owned
    47.5%

1,321 Homes For Sale View All

$169,000
5829 104th Street
Lubbock, TX 79424
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$135,000
2220 17th Street
Lubbock, TX 79401
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$299,000
4916 76th Street
Lubbock, TX 79424
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$109,000
2411 32nd Street
Lubbock, TX 79411
3 Beds | 2 Baths

2,128 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lubbock County, TX issued 2,128 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,128 permits, 967 were issued for single family homes and 1,161 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lubbock County, TX issued 2,049 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,049 permits, 1010 were issued for single family homes and 1,039 were issued for multi-family homes.
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107 Rental Properties View All

$1,300
3218 33rd Street
Lubbock, TX 79410
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,300
1001 Homestead Drive
Lubbock, TX 79416
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$900
7830 Oakridge Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79424
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$725
4517 43rd Street
Lubbock, TX 79414
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Lubbock County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $593
  • 1 Bedroom: $689
  • 2 Bedrooms: $842
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,225
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,483

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Environmental Hazards

1278 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Lubbock County, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
    in Lubbock County, TX
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Lubbock County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Lubbock County, TX is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.06 Average
    Lubbock County, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.22°
  • February 44.23°
  • March 54.55°
  • April 62.9°
  • May 69.97°
  • June 80.43°
  • July 80.87°
  • August 81.14°
  • September 72.13°
  • October 61.85°
  • November 51.85°
  • December 37.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lubbock County, TX

Earthquakes
Lubbock County, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Lubbock County, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Lubbock County, TX has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Lubbock County, TX has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lubbock County, TX: $47,897

Unemployment

Unemployment in Lubbock County is 3.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.70%
White Collar - 58.30%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

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