Lubbock metropolitan area
Lubbock MSA
Map of Lubbock metropolitan area
Lubbock MSA within Texas
CountryUnited States
State(s) Texas
Largest cityLubbock, Texas
Other citiesCrosbyton, Texas
Slaton, Texas
Tahoka, Texas
Population
 • 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.

Communities

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

Demographics

Historical populations
Census Pop.
19001,098
19107,102546.8%
192021,931208.8%
193062,499185.0%
194073,75918.0%
1950121,66064.9%
1960177,53245.9%
1970197,48711.2%
1980229,11516.0%
1990236,6983.3%
2000249,7005.5%
2010284,89014.1%
2020321,36812.8%
U.S. Decennial Census[2] 1900–1990[3]

As of the census[4][5] of 2020, there were 321,368 people, 120,841 households, and 73,302 families. The racial makeup of the MSA was 61.8% White (49.8% Non-Hispanic whites), 8.1% African American, 1.0% Native American, 3.0% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 11.6% from other races, and 13.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 35.6% of the population.

In 2000, 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

References

  1. ^ Bureau, US Census. "County Population Totals: 2010-2019". The United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2021-07-17.
  2. ^ "U.S. Decennial Census". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 18, 2014.
  3. ^ "Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on March 14, 2014. Retrieved May 18, 2014.
  4. ^ "P2 Hispanic or Latino, and Not Hispanic or Latino by Race". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 6, 2022.
  5. ^ "Households and Families". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved April 11, 2022.