Littlefield offers access to major transportation corridors and is centrally located for rail shipping. The city has a minor medical facility, and is located just thirty minutes from major medical facilities. Two major highways intersect Littlefield, making it easy to access and transport goods.
Littlefield is the county seat of Lamb County. The city has a total area of 6.3 square miles with a population of 6,374 people.
The median household income in 2011 was $36,356, and in 2007, it was estimated to be $31,200. The median resident age is 34.1 years, and there are an average of 2.64 people per household.
Littlefield is home to the following businesses:
- The corporate headquarters of Lowe's Pay and Save, one of the largest growing grocery store chains in the southwest
- The American Cotton Growers Denim Textile Plant of Littlefield, the largest employer in Littlefield and Lamb County
- Texas Green, a biodiesel plant