Lovington, New Mexico

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Population in 2013: 11,550 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +22.0%
 
Males: 5,840  (50.6%)
Females: 5,710  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  28.2 years
New Mexico median age:  36.9 years

Zip codes: 88260.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,803 (it was $26,458 in 2000)
Lovington:

$45,803
NM:

$43,872

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,965 (it was $12,752 in 2000)

Lovington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $88,376 (it was $43,600 in 2000)
Lovington:

$88,376
NM:

$159,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $708.

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  • Races in Lovington, NM (2010)

    Lovington races chart
    • 7,07664.3%Hispanic
    • 3,48731.7%White alone
    • 2202.0%Black alone
    • 830.8%American Indian alone
    • 900.8%Two or more races
    • 380.3%Asian alone
    • 150.1%Other race alone

Races in Lovington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lovington: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (5.4%), Irish (4.6%), German (4.5%), English (2.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3210 feet

Land area: 4.77 square miles.

Population density: 2,419 people per square mile   (low).

Lovington, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in Lovington:

  • High school or higher: 63.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lovington city:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

1,614 residents are foreign born (16.2% Latin America).

This city:

17.0%
New Mexico:

8.2%



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Lovington, New Mexico as of May 05, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Lovington to the number of sex offenders is 564 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $602 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $238 (0.3%)

Lovington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (94.6 miles , pop. 90,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (196.3 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (374.7 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: North Hobbs, NM (4.2 miles ), Hobbs, NM (4.5 miles ), Tatum, NM (4.6 miles ), Monument, NM (4.8 miles ), Nadine, NM (5.1 miles ), Denver City, TX (5.5 miles ), Plains, TX (5.9 miles ), Eunice, NM (6.1 miles ).

Latitude: 32.95 N, Longitude: 103.35 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -587 (-5.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,880 (45.3%)

Area code: 505

Lovington household income distribution Lovington home values distribution

Crime rates in Lovington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 20000111010
per 100,000 21.00.00.00.00.010.310.210.00.09.00.0
Rapes 53412738635
per 100,000 52.531.141.710.320.572.030.579.757.626.944.9
Robberies 31124115144
per 100,000 31.510.410.420.741.110.310.249.89.635.935.9
Assaults 3544374142393932392536
per 100,000 367.5455.5385.4423.6431.5401.1396.2318.7374.2224.6323.0
Burglaries 1131837314710323819920819316698
per 100,000 1,186.51,894.6760.31,518.81,058.12,447.82,021.72,071.71,851.91,491.2879.2
Thefts 254271224177176210167174159127107
per 100,000 2,666.92,805.72,333.11,828.71,808.12,159.81,696.61,733.11,525.61,140.9960.0
Auto thefts 10174101316812171220
per 100,000 105.0176.041.7103.3133.6164.681.3119.5163.1107.8179.4
Arson 10000000000
per 100,000 10.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.8) 381.2394.7275.0299.6284.1451.5358.0403.3341.9265.1235.5

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Crime rate in Lovington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 31 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
New Mexico average:

2.22
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.8%
New Mexico:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +22 (+0.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (36%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (30%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Lovington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lovington, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lovington-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Lovington city center .

On 7/24/1960, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lovington-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 184.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 44.8 miles away from Lovington center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 150.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 75.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/1990 at 13:16:10, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 LG, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 228.3 miles away from Lovington center
On 5/23/2004 at 09:22:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lea County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lovington topographic map

Birthplace of: Ronnie Black - Professional golfer, Ray Berry - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Lovington:

  • NOR LEA HOSPICE (922 WEST AVENUE D)
  • NOR-LEA HOSPITAL DISTRICT (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 1600 NORTH MAIN)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN - LOVINGTON (1600 WEST AVE I)
  • LOVINGTON GOOD SAMARITAN CTR (1600 W AVE I BOX 1058)

Airports and heliports located in Lovington:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lovington:

  • South Plains College (about 72 miles; Levelland, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,007)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 73 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 86 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Odessa College (about 94 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 95 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 96 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 96 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)

Public high schools in Lovington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lovington:

See full list of schools located in Lovington, School District: LOVINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Library in Lovington:

  • LOVINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $297,647; Location: 115 SOUTH MAIN ST.; 40,523 books; 130 e-books; 1,886 audio materials; 1,371 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • home of brian urlacher from the chicago bears, played at UNM

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Notable locations in Lovington: Lovington Weather Station (A), Lea County Museum (B), Lovington Fire Department (C), Lea County Courthouse Historic Site (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Town and Country Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lovington include: The Church of Latter Day Saints (A), First Christian Church (B), Our Savior Lutheran Church (C), Church of God (D), Trinity Baptist Church (E), Love Street Baptist Church (F), Jackson Avenue Baptist Church (G), Victory Baptist Church (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Lovington: Lovington Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Desert Aire Motel (1620 South Main Avenue), Western Inn (2212 South Main Avenue), Lovington Inn (1600 West Avenue D), Mack's Motel (805 West Avenue D).

Court: Lea - County - Eunice & Jal- Magistrate Court Div 3- State Magistrate C (100 West Central Avenue Suite D).

Lea County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 50.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.28
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.81
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lovington and their reported violations in the past:

LOVINGTON MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY (Address: 214 South Love , Population served: 9,870, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In MAY-01-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-21-2013 to NOV-21-2013)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In DEC-25-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-14-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.3%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.9% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.1%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  8.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
269 people in state prisons in 2010
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
174 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
62 people in nursing homes in 2000

Lovington, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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Lovington compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Lovington (2011 data):

  • Western Commerce Bank: West Branch at 1003 West Avenue D, branch established on 1973/06/18; Lovington Main Branch at 18 West Adams Street, branch established on 1947/02/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $363.8 mil, Deposits: $323.7 mil, headquarters in Carlsbad, NM, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Western Commerce Bancshares Of Carlsbad, Inc.
  • Lea County State Bank: Lovington Branch at 320 S. Main, branch established on 1935/02/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $240.1 mil, Deposits: $211.8 mil, headquarters in Hobbs, NM, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Lea County Bancshares, Inc.
  • First American Bank: Lovington Branch at 19 West Washington, branch established on 2005/02/22. Info updated 2010/06/26: Bank assets: $732.3 mil, Deposits: $605.7 mil, headquarters in Artesia, NM, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Artesia Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Lovington Branch at 601 South Main Ave, branch established on 1972/04/17. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.8
New Mexico average:

13.6

Lovington travel time to work - commute Lovington mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

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Religion statistics for Lovington city (based on Lea County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,65286
Catholic10,2746
Mainline Protestant2,14911
Other1,1144
Black Protestant2224
Orthodox--
None29,316-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Lea County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Lea County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Lea County:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

7.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Lea County:

27.8%
New Mexico:

22.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.4%
State:

11.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$8,634$34,5360$0
Other Government Administration 7$13,526$23,1871$467
Judicial and Legal 1$2,347$28,1641$1,227
Police Protection - Officers 23$91,373$47,6730$0
Police - Other 8$16,581$24,8720$0
Firefighters 21$78,882$45,0750$0
Fire - Other 2$4,876$29,2560$0
Streets and Highways 5$17,243$41,3830$0
Welfare 3$7,526$30,1044$2,424
Health 3$7,263$29,0520$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,090$25,0800$0
Sewerage 4$13,680$41,0400$0
Parks and Recreation 9$26,274$35,0320$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$6,530$26,1200$0
Water Supply 7$21,470$36,8060$0
Local Libraries 5$11,259$27,0220$0
Other and Unallocable 3$6,954$27,8161$1,018
Totals for Government 108$336,508$37,3907$5,136

Lovington government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $564,000 ($48.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($0.26)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,840,000 ($159.31)
    Police Protection: $1,020,000 ($88.31)
    Water Utilities: $718,000 ($62.16)
    Fire Protection: $589,000 ($51.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $567,000 ($49.09)
    Regular Highways: $362,000 ($31.34)
    Sewerage: $355,000 ($30.74)
    Financial Administration: $308,000 ($26.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $288,000 ($24.94)
    Libraries: $190,000 ($16.45)
    Central Staff Services: $141,000 ($12.21)
    Health Services - Other: $136,000 ($11.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $40,000 ($3.46)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $18,000 ($1.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $70,000 ($6.06)
    Water Utilities: $68,000 ($5.89)
    Police Protection: $63,000 ($5.45)
    Central Staff: $57,000 ($4.94)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($2.51)
    Judicial: $19,000 ($1.65)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($1.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($1.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($1.30)
    Libraries: $14,000 ($1.21)
    Fire Protection: $13,000 ($1.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,935,000 ($254.11)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Lovington government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $535,000 ($46.32)
    All Other: $363,000 ($31.43)
    Sewerage: $241,000 ($20.87)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $350,000 ($30.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $440,000 ($38.10)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $318,000 ($27.53)
    Rents: $75,000 ($6.49)
    Interest Earnings: $54,000 ($4.68)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,064,000 ($92.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,468,000 ($127.10)
    Highways: $454,000 ($39.31)
    All Other: $126,000 ($10.91)
    Public Welfare: $90,000 ($7.79)
    Education: $5,000 ($0.43)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,458,000 ($126.23)
    Public Utilities: $218,000 ($18.87)
    Property: $198,000 ($17.14)
    Other Selective Sales: $33,000 ($2.86)
    NEC: $12,000 ($1.04)

Lovington government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($0.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($0.26)

Lovington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,013,000 ($174.29)

5.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,469 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
New Mexico average:

6.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.33% ($25,373 average AGI)
from Lubbock County, TX  0.26% ($26,943)
from El Paso County, TX  0.25% ($31,288)


6.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,120 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
New Mexico average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lubbock County, TX  0.36% ($33,987 average AGI)
to Ector County, TX  0.35% ($39,111)
to Midland County, TX  0.35% ($60,225)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lovington:

  • KLEA (630 AM; 1 kW; LOVINGTON, NM; Owner: LEA COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KYKK (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HUMBLE CITY, NM; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHOB (1390 AM; 5 kW; HOBBS, NM; Owner: AMERICAN ASSET MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBIM (910 AM; 5 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCRX (1430 AM; 5 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: ROSENDO CASAREZ, JR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lovington:

  • KBIM-FM (94.9 FM; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWMW (105.1 FM; MALJAMAR, NM; Owner: M.T.D. INC)
  • KIXN (102.9 FM; HOBBS, NM; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLEA-FM (101.7 FM; LOVINGTON, NM; Owner: LEA COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KZOR (94.1 FM; HOBBS, NM; Owner: NOALMARK B/CNG CORP. HOBBS)
  • KMTH (98.7 FM; MALJAMAR, NM; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS EASTERN N.M. UNIV.)
  • KLMA (96.5 FM; HOBBS, NM; Owner: OJEDA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPER (95.7 FM; HOBBS, NM; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K211CW (90.1 FM; HOBBS, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOC., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lovington:

  • K27GL (Channel 27; HOBBS, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • K50GM (Channel 50; HOBBS, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • KOBR (Channel 8; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: STANLEY S. HUBBARD REVOCABLE TRUST)
  • KHFT (Channel 29; HOBBS, NM; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K47CF (Channel 47; HOBBS, NM; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KHLC-LP (Channel 52; HOBBS, NM; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K58EJ (Channel 58; HOBBS, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K12NH (Channel 12; HOBBS, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K46FE (Channel 46; ARTESIA, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
Lovington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Lovington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 107
  • Hazardous Condition: 27
  • Service Call: 9

Incident types - Lovington

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Most common first names in Lovington, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6874.0 years
James5676.8 years
Mary5181.1 years
William5173.6 years
Robert3770.8 years
Joe2770.9 years
Charles2569.7 years
Ruby2379.7 years
Maria2369.8 years
Ruth2276.3 years
Most common last names in Lovington, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4776.3 years
Williams2475.4 years
Jackson2274.1 years
Jones1874.5 years
Davis1672.2 years
Johnson1679.9 years
Brown1675.3 years
Taylor1674.8 years
Wilson1472.9 years
Anderson1381.6 years
Businesses in Lovington, NM
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1RadioShack1
H&R Block1SONIC Drive-In1
KFC1Subway1
McDonald's1UPS1
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