Housing in Lea County

 

Over the last 10 years, Lea County has added hundreds of homes and apartments to create affordable and available housing for residents, whether temporary or permanent.

As the largest city, Hobbs, NM has over 2,000 apartment units and several new housing developments. The City of Hobbs also offers builder incentives for housing projects. Other cities in Lea County including Lovington, Eunice, and Jal are also focused on adding more housing including apartments and single-family homes.

$

 

AVERAGE PRICE SOLD

 

%

 

OWN THEIR HOME

 

sf

 

MEDIAN SIZE

 

 

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS

 

Lea County Realtors

 

HOBBS:
*Robinson & Associates Real Estate
(575) 392-0266

Young’s Factory Built Homes
(575) 393-1525

*United Realty
(575) 392-3000

*Burkett-Shaw Realty
(575) 392-2023

Casa Oasis Realty
(575) 393-8058

Donnie Roberts Realtors
(575) 393-4100

*Berkshire Hathaway Realty
(575) 392-7777

CORE Realty
(575) 433-7000

Ranch View Realty
(575) 391-8930

Signature Real Estate (rentals)
(575) 393-2209

JAL:
Rely Realty LLC
(575) 395-3419

LOVINGTON:
*EnergyPlex Real Estate
(575) 396-4663

*Harold Lawson
(575) 396-5354

Southeastern NM Real Estate
(575) 396-6280

*Realtors work in multiple communities within Lea County

Lea County Household Income

 
 EuniceHobbsJalLovingtonTatumLea County
Source: American Community Survey – updated 12/2017
Average Household Income$75,653$74,755$64,516$51,646$60,655$71,740
Median Household Income$67,083$60,083$51,645$70,820$46,779$57,533
Per Capita Income$26,704$24,526$22,876$22,727$22,135$23,804
Per Capita Income (BEA)XXXXX$34,998
Area Median Income (HUD)XXXXX$67,900
X