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Avg. test scores 70%
High school dipl. 20%
Bachelors degree 52%

Hobbs school information

IndexHobbsNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores15%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools1966779,221
Total private schools216324,874
Total post-secondary schools2557,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hobbs are 70% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 19 public schools in Hobbs
  • 67.1% of people in Hobbs have completed 8th grade
  • 66.2% of people in Hobbs have completed high school
  • 14.6% of people in Hobbs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hobbs

      IndexHobbsNew MexicoNational
      Completed 8th grade67.1%81.4%84.3%
      Completed high school66.2%80.0%83.0%
      Completed some college42.1%58.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.7%34.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.6%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%11.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.8%1.3%

      Hobbs, NM School Districts

      • Hobbs Municipal Schools

      There are a total of 19 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Hobbs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hobbs, NM schools is 15%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Hobbs, NM, an average of 67.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 66.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hobbs, NM36,86315%70%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lynnwood, WA36,86146%6%
      Brighton, NY36,87560%22%
      Oakville, MO36,83859%20%
      Lake Worth, FL36,83848%2%
      Plant City, FL36,83043%13%
      Hobbs, NM36,86315%70%
      Source: The Hobbs, NM education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.