2014 Lea County’s Top Industries

  1. Mining
  2. Construction
  3. Retail Trade
  4. Health Care and Social Services
  5. Accommodations and Food


  1. Professional Scientific and Technical Services, Administrative and Support and Waste Management Services
  2. Construction
  3. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining
  4. Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance
  5. Finance and Insurance, Real Estate, and Rental and Leasing
  1. Construction and Extraction
  2. Office and Administrative Support
  3. Transportation and Material Moving
  4. Production
  5. Sales and Related
  1. Health Technologists and Technicians
  2. Computer and Mathematical
  3. Law Enforcement Workers, including Supervisors
  4. Business and Financial Operations
  5. Community and Social Services

Source: 2012 Buxton, NM Department of Workforce Solutions