Lubbock Accolades

Lubbock boasts many accolades by reputable sources. See below for a list:

  • In January 2015, Business Insider ranks Lubbock No. 2 on its list of the Best Cities for Employment with a College Degree.
  • In 2014, Vocativ ranks Lubbock 15th on its list of Best Cities for People Under 35.
  • In 2014, Global Trade Magazine ranks Lubbock as one of the top 10 cities in the nation for having the Best Skilled Workforce.
  • Lubbock has the lowest utility costs in the nation. Click here for more info.
  • Forbes ranks Lubbock’s cost of living 41st out of the 200 Best Metropolitan Areas in the Nation in 2009.
  • Out of 200 large cities,The Milken Institute ranked Lubbock 16th for its 5-year High-Tech GDP growth from 2001 to 2009.