In 2018, Lubbock, TX had a population of 256k people with a median age of 29.9 and a median household income of $48,042. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lubbock, TX grew from 253,887 to 255,885, a 0.787% increase and its median household income grew from $45,764 to $48,042, a 4.98% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lubbock, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (52%), White (Hispanic) (28.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.15%), Other (Hispanic) (4.88%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.74%). 0% of the households in Lubbock, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96% of the residents in Lubbock, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lubbock, TX are Texas Tech University (8,646 degrees awarded in 2019), Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (2,390 degrees), and Lubbock Christian University (482 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Lubbock, TX was $146,300, and the homeownership rate was 52.5%. Most people in Lubbock, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 14.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Lubbock, TX was 2 cars per household.