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The population of Lamesa is approximately 10,809 (1990), 9422 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,339 (1990), 3549 (2010).

The amount of land area in Lamesa is 12.054 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Lamesa to Washington DC is 1515 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 302 miles. (as the crow flies)
Lamesa is positioned 32.73 degrees north of the equator and 101.95 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Lamesa elevation is 2,997 feet above sea level.
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Lamesa location: in west, central Texas; just below the 'pan-handle' area and about 30 miles from the New Mexico/Texas. It is also about 60 miles south of Lubbock, and 55 miles north of the Midland/Odessa border.

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Lamesa average annual precipitation is 16.2 inches per year.
Lamesa average annual snowfall is 10.5 inches per year.
The average low temperature is 38.0 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 79.9 degrees F.


Lamesa attractions:

Dawson County Museum -- A local museum featuring relics from the early farming, ranching, and oil field days of the area. Located on the SE corner of the town square, across from the County Courthouse building. The Museum is in the building that was built as the Del Paso Hotel. The Pharmacy and soda fountain were located in what is now the Chamber of Commerce that is a portion of the same building.

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Economy & Industry

Lamesa economy: a mixture of farming (primarily cotton but also includes grain, peanuts, and pecan orchards), oil production, and ranching. There is also a state prison facility located just east of the city limits.
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