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Lea County is host to five incorporated municipalities and several townships. The county commission is made up of five elected commissioners, each of whom represents a district.

New Mexico 2010
Population: 2,082,224
Percent change since 2000: 13.2%
Land area: 121,298 square miles

Lea County 2010
Population: 64,727
Percent change since 2000: 16.6%
Land area: 4,390 square miles

Lovington 2010
Population: 11,009
Percent change since 2000: 16.2%
Land area: 4.74 square miles

Hobbs 2010
Population: 34,122
Percent change since 2000: 19.1%
Land area: 23.96 square miles

Jal 2010
Population: 2,047
Percent change since 2000: 2.56%
Land area: 4.8 square miles

Eunice 2010
Population: 2,922
Percent change since 2000: 14.05%
Land area: 2.92 square miles

City of Tatum
1.18 square miles
2010 Population: 798
Percent change since 2000: 16.84%
Land area: 1.2 square miles

IMPORTANT COUNTY TELEPHONE NUMBERS
County Manager’s Office — 396-8602
County Clerk’s Office — 396-8620
County Treasurer’s Office — 396-8643
County Assessor’s Office — 396-8626
Probate Judge’s Office — 396-8648
District Attorney Office — 396-7616
Magistrate Court #3 — 394-3368
Sheriff’s Office — 396-3611
Airport Manager — 391-2934
Clerk District Judge — 396-4768
Lea County Event Center — 391-2900

UTILITIES
A quick reference guide to telephone numbers for service in the Lea County area.

Telephone Service
Windstream Telecom — 800-501-1754
LEACO — 575-370-5010
PVT — 575-392-9958

Cable – Satellite
Baja Broadband — 800-996-8788
Dish Network — 800-201-5756
Direct TV — 888-866-3008

Power Companies
Lea County Electric Coop — 575-396-3631
Xcel Energy — 800-895-4999

Natural Gas Companies
Zia Natural Gas Company — 575-392-4277

Water Service
City of Hobbs – Water — 575-397-9216
City of Jal – Water — 575-395-2222
City of Lovington – Water — 575-396-2884
City of Eunice – Water — 575-394-2576
City of Tatum – Water — 575-398-4633

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
United Way of Lea County — 575.397.2203
Habitat for Humanity — 575-397-4398
American Red Cross — 575-393-7516
Hobbs Rotary Club — 575-391-3601
Hobbs Lions – Evening — 575-393-6352
Boys & Girls Club — 575-393-7905
Masonic Lodge #63 — 575-392-5206
Hobbs Country Club — 575-393-5167
Jal Country Club — 575-395-2330
Lovington Country Club — 575-396-6619
Soaring Society of America — 575-392-1177
American Legion — 575-393-6818
VFW Post # 3274 — 575-393-4053

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