About This Place
Lovington is a city in and the county seat of Lea County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 9,471 at the 2000 census.
Lovington is located at 32°56′47″N 103°21′13″W / 32.94639°N 103.35361°W / 32.94639; -103.35361 (32.946459, -103.353618).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.8 square miles (12.4 km²), of which 4.8 square miles (12.4 km²) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) (0.42%) is water.