In 2017, Hobbs, NM had a population of 37.4k people with a median age of 31.1 and a median household income of $57,906. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hobbs, NM grew from 36,863 to 37,427, a 1.53% increase and its median household income grew from $57,535 to $57,906, a 0.645% increase.
The population of Hobbs, NM is 56.9% Hispanic or Latino, 33.8% White Alone, and 6.13% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Hobbs, NM speak a non-English language, and 86.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hobbs, NM are University of the Southwest (244 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Hobbs, NM is $123,100, and the homeownership rate is 62.4%. Most people in Hobbs, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Hobbs, NM is 2 cars per household.