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Lubbock at a Glance

LUBBOCK AT A GLANCE
Area Cities and Towns: Lubbock, Abernathy, Hurlwood, Idalou, Posey, New Deal, Ransom Canyon, Shallowater, Slaton, Wolfforth, Woodrow
Elevation: 3,241 feet (one kilometer) above sea level
Land Area (County): 900.7 square miles
Land Area (City): 123.4 square miles
Population Density (2013): 239,795

Lubbock County Population
Year Population
1990 222,636
2003 250,446
2005 252,284
2009 267.269
2010 278,831
Source: The Nielson Company, 2013

Projected Population Growth
2020 327,684
2030 368,285
Source: Texas State Data Center

Ethnic Breakdown
Anglo 57.3%
Hispanic 31.9%
African American 7.2%
Asian 2.0%
American Indian 0.4%
Source: Lubbock County 2012 Census Popluation

Climate
Annual days of sunshine: 263
Average maximum temperature: 75 degrees
Average minimum temperature: 47 degrees
January average temperature: 39 degrees
July average temperature: 80 degrees
Average annual rainfall 18.69 inches
Average annual snowfall: 10.3 inches
Source: Lubbock Economic Development Alliance 2009 Community Profile