Lubbock metropolitan area
Lubbock MSA
Lubbock MSA within Texas
CountryUnited States
State(s) Texas
Largest cityLubbock, Texas
Other citiesCrosbyton, Texas
Slaton, Texas
Tahoka, Texas
 • Total322,257
 • Rank157 in the U.S.

The Lubbock metropolitan area is a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) in the South Plains region of west Texas, United States, that covers three counties – Crosby, Lubbock, and Lynn. As of the 2010 census, the Lubbock MSA had a population of 290,805, though a 2019 estimate placed the population at 322,257,[1] which ranks it the 157th most populated Metropolitan statistical area in the United States. It is also part of the larger Lubbock-Plainview-Levelland combined statistical area.


Places with more than 150,000 people

Places with 5,000 to 10,000 people

Places with 1,000 to 5,000 people

Places with less than 1,000 people

Unincorporated places


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 249,700 people, 95,028 households, and 62,001 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 74.00% White, 7.56% African American, 0.58% Native American, 1.27% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 14.59% from other races, and 1.96% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 28.06% of the population.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $28,984 and the median income for a family was $35,479. Males had a median income of $26,868 versus $19,410 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $15,884.

See also


  1. ^ Bureau, US Census. "County Population Totals: 2010-2019". The United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2021-07-17.
  2. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.