west texas

Area Highlights

  • Shopping & Dining
  • Famous for Steak, Tex-Mex & BBQ
  • Excellent Nightlife
  • Close Proximity to Mountains of New Mexico
  • Hiking & Mountain Biking
  • Year-round Golf Courses & Tennis
  • Museums
  • Vibrant Music & Art Scene
  • Texas Tech University Athletic & Cultural Events

Lubbock is known as the Hub City of West Texas and eastern New Mexico, based on a diverse economy including manufacturing, agriculture, oil and gas, wholesale and retail trade services, as well as education and health care. Home to Texas Tech University, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock Christian University, and a fast-growing community college, Lubbock County boasts more than 50,000 college students.

Lubbock has a mild climate with predominately warm days and cool nights throughout the year because it sits 3,200 feet above sea level, making it comfortable year round.

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