Lovington Information

Lovington Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lovington, NM

General Lovington Information

State: New Mexico

County: Lea County

Close cities: Eunice, NM, Tatum, NM, Monument, NM, Hobbs, NM

Lovington Population (census data)
Total 9,793 (+1.6% since 2000)
Male 4,816 (49.2%)
Female 4,977 (50.8%)

Population Density: 2,051 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.0 (US Avg is 100)

Lovington Elevation: 3,210 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.77 square miles

Median Household Income: $31,293

Zip Codes: 88260.

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Lovington Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (52.1%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (43.3%)
  • Other race (32.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • Black (3.0%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.5%)
  • German (4.9%)
  • English (4.6%)
  • Irish (4.0%)
Foriegn Born: 1,614 people (16.5%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Lovington Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros, Arizona Diamondbacks, Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Texas Tech University, New Mexico State University

Lovington School Information

High Schools
Lovington High (701 West Avenue K, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Lovington Junior High (500 West Jefferson Avenue, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Taylor Middle School (700 South Eleventh Street, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Ben Alexander Elementary (1400 South Sixth, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Jefferson Elementary (300 West Jefferson Avenue, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Lea Elementary (1100 West Birch Avenue, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Llano Elementary (1000 South First, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Yarbro Elementary (700 West Jefferson Avenue, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Lea County Detention Center (215 E Central, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)
New Hope Alter. H. (500 W Jefferson, Lovington, NM, 88260 - Lovington Public Schools District)

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