Latest Data (2016)
Population 38,143
Nationwide Rank 1001

Quick Facts

Hobbs, New Mexico is the 1,001st largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Hobbs, New Mexico is a city.

Hobbs, New Mexico is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Hobbs had its largest population ever.

Hobbs, New Mexico is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Hobbs, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
991 Muskegon, Michigan 38,349 -4.2%
992 Florence, South Carolina 38,317 21.5%
993 Wheeling, Illinois 38,315 5.6%
994 Brighton, Colorado 38,314 79.9%
995 Carpentersville, Illinois 38,291 23.0%
996 Martinez, California 38,259 6.4%
997 Indian Trail, North Carolina 38,222 180.5%
998 Rock Island, Illinois 38,210 -3.6%
999 Roy, Utah 38,201 14.7%
1000 Plant City, Florida 38,200 26.4%
1001 Hobbs, New Mexico 38,143 33.3%
1002 Lynnwood, Washington 38,092 12.5%
1003 Hanover Park, Illinois 38,044 -0.6%
1004 Huber Heights, Ohio 38,019 -0.5%
1005 Brookfield, Wisconsin 38,016 -1.9%
1006 Royal Palm Beach, Florida 38,006 72.9%
1007 Newnan, Georgia 37,912 130.1%
1008 Spartanburg, South Carolina 37,876 -5.6%
1009 Hollister, California 37,833 8.6%
1010 Lake Worth, Florida 37,812 6.1%
1011 Dover, Delaware 37,786 17.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Mexico

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
793 Roswell 48,184 6.6%
908 Farmington 41,629 8.2%
966 Clovis 39,373 20.9%
1001 Hobbs 38,143 33.3%
1208 Alamogordo 31,283 -11.0%
1290 Carlsbad 28,914 12.9%
1634 Gallup 22,670 8.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 38,143 1,001
2015 38,416 978
2014 37,118 1,004
2013 36,041 1,024
2012 35,007 1,044
2011 34,390 1,056
2010 34,122 1,049
2009 31,151 1,126
2008 30,513 1,141
2007 29,744 1,160
2006 28,905 1,181
2005 28,609 1,185
2004 28,545 1,168
2003 28,434 1,161
2002 28,559 1,143
2001 28,367 1,138
2000 28,612 1,112
1990 29,445 946