- City of Lovington population: 9693 (2006 American Fact Finder)
- Lea County population: 56,719 (2006 American Fact Finder)
- Elevation: 3,600 feet
- Summer Average Temperature: 79.3 degrees
- Winter Average Temperature: 41.2 degrees
- Annual Average Precipitation: 14.9"
- Sunshine Days per Year: 320
- Economic Base: Ranching, state/county and city government, oil field and dairy industries.
FlyHobbs is the marketing and awareness campaign for the air services at Lea County Regional Airport (HOB). Currently, commercial air service is provided by United ExpressJet Airlines. This initiative, started by Lea County, the City of Hobbs and the Economic Development Corporation of Lea County, promotes commercial air service to the region through community activities, advertising campaigns, and public awareness activities.