Fun Facts About Lubbock, TX
The Chilton drink was created in Lubbock? Years ago, Dr. Chilton wanted to enjoy a refreshing beverage at the Lubbock Country Club. He instructed his bartender to mix the juice of two lemons with vodka and club soda cocktail and serve it over ice with a salted rim.
Lubbock’s First United Methodist Church is home to one of the four most massive rose windows in the world.
Lubbock has more music venues per capita than any other city in Texas.
Lubbock is known as the “Hub City” because five major highways surround it.
Lubbock was named after former Texas Ranger Thomas S. Lubbock, who was killed in the Civil War.
West Texas is responsible for more than 80 percent of the total wine grape production in Texas.
Area Codes: 806
Zip Codes: 79382, 79401, 79402, 79403, 79404, 79406, 79407, 79408, 79409, 79410, 79411, 79412, 79413, 79414, 79415, 79416, 79423, 79424, 79430, 79452, 79453, 79457, 79464, 79490, 79491, 79493, 79499
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