Latest Data (2015)
Population 38,416
Nationwide Rank 978

Quick Facts

Hobbs, New Mexico is the 978th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Hobbs, New Mexico is a city.

Hobbs, New Mexico is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 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

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
972 Montclair, California 14.0%
973 Rock Island, Illinois -2.5%
974 Oviedo, Florida 45.8%
975 Carpentersville, Illinois 23.7%
976 Lake Oswego, Oregon 7.8%
977 Muskogee, Oklahoma -1.8%
978 Hobbs, New Mexico 34.2%
979 Muskegon, Michigan -4.1%
980 Westerville, Ohio 8.1%
981 Little Elm, Texas 749.3%
982 Hanover Park, Illinois 0.1%
983 Panama City, Florida 3.9%
984 Florence, South Carolina 21.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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