Lovington, NM (City Center)




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About Lovington, NM (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Lovington is $92,261, which is less expensive than 77.3% of New Mexico neighborhoods and 77.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Lovington City Center is currently $627, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 81.2% of New Mexico neighborhoods.

Lovington City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lovington, New Mexico.

Real estate in the City Center of Lovington, NM is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Lovington City Center are 7.4%, which is lower than one will find in 60.7% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Lovington City Center is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Lovington, the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Lovington City Center (28.0%) than in 99.1% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Lovington City Center neighborhood than in 98.2% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many laborers and manufacturers.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Lovington City Center neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 74.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

The Lovington City Center neighborhood is unique for having just 3.5% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree. This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found in 97.7% of America's neighborhoods.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Lovington are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 65.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 37.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 81.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Lovington City Center neighborhood, 44.4% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 22.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (21.4%), and 12.0% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the City Center neighborhood in Lovington, NM, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (74.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (4.3%), and residents who report German roots (4.2%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (1.2%). In addition, 26.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Lovington City Center neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 55.2% of households. Some people also speak English (44.8%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Lovington City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (56.6% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (66.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (28.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Lovington 0.101011101001110
New Mexico 6.56
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Lovington 0.101011101001110
New Mexico 36.97
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Lovington 0.101011101001110
New Mexico 26

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of NM school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NM Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lea Elementary
1100 West Birch Ave
Lovington, NM, 88260
01-01
Lovington Freshman Academy
701 West Ave K
Lovington, NM, 88260
09-09
Llano Elementary
1000 South First
Lovington, NM, 88260
PK-KG
Yarbro Elementary
700 West Jefferson Ave
Lovington, NM, 88260
04-05
Lovington 6 Th Grade Academy
500 West Jefferson Ave
Lovington, NM, 88260
06-06
Jefferson Elementary
300 West Jefferson Ave
Lovington, NM, 88260
03-03
Lovington High
701 West Ave K
Lovington, NM, 88260
10-12
Ben Alexander Elementary
1400 South Sixth
Lovington, NM, 88260
02-02
Taylor Middle
700 South 11 Th St
Lovington, NM, 88260
07-08
New Hope Alt High
601 North 5 Th St
Lovington, NM, 88260
09-12

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