Lamesa is located in northwest Texas. Lamesa is between the Dawson, Borden, Gaines, Martin county. Lamesa has 4.98 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Lamesa population is 9,365, which has shrunk 5.90% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Lamesa median household income is $39,162 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 43.13% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 31.68% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Lamesa median house value is $56,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 51.61% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Lamesa is worse than the state average in quality. The Lamesa area code is 806.