ZIP Code 88260 - Lovington Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameLovington
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lea
Area Code575
Current Population:14343
Racial Majority: 30.84%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 78%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$34291
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68050
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3478 - 4374 ft.
Area1192 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.91265300, -103.47862700

Zip Code 88260 Profile

Zip Code 88260 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 88260 is primarily located in Lea County. The official US Postal Service name for 88260 is LOVINGTON, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88260 are contained within or border the city limits of Lovington, NM, . Zip code 88260 is within area code 575 and area code 806. 88260 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88260 is 6.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 88260 increased to 14343 from 12288 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88260 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88260 public schools is Hispanic. 57.1% of students in 88260 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4590 30.84% 5395 -15%
 Black Or African American 214 1.44% 239 -10%
 Hispanic 9935 66.75% 8432 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.26% 102 -63%
 Asian 0 0% 43 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 15 0.17% 15 +67%
 Two Or More Races 117 0.54% 117 -31%

Zip Code 88260 Race/Ethnicity

 White 19.6%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 78%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 88260 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1434312288
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households4735
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$34291
Income Under $50K Per Year67.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
88260 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$642000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$66830
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 25k - Arid Llano Estacado
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 88260 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25283442526064625645332644
Avg Max Temp (°F)55606876849192908475645674
Avg Precip (In.).44.51.45.652.092.232.292.542.791.33.73.6216.68
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hobbs, NM
CBSA Type88260
CBSA Population60926
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours