NM

National Population : 333,590,059
New Mexico State Population : 1,875,810

About Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque, NM is located in Bernalillo County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for Albuquerque is about 739,081 with about 1,155 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 761,195.

The Average Home Value is $200,788.89, which is roughly 37% higher than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 6% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,111.21, which is roughly 32% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 9% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Albuquerque is about 6.3%.

New Mexico is ranked #13 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 67.89 out of 100.

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Voting

Bernalillo County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 40.06% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 61.01%
Republican: 36.57%
Libertarian: 1.52%
Green: 0.51%
Other: 0.4%


Nearby Locations

UNM, NM (2.06 mi.)
Los Ranchos, NM (4.08 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 87102, 87104, 87105, 87106, 87107, 87108, 87109, 87110, 87111, 87112, 87113, 87114, 87116, 87117, 87120, 87121, 87122, 87123, 87124
Latitude : 35.078262
Longitude : -106.645530
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 4970 ft.
Area Code(s) : 505

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.49
Male Population Estimate : 45.84%
Female Population Estimate : 47.93%
Median Age : 35.4
Male Median Age : 34.6
Female Median Age : 36.4

White Population Estimate : 68.89%
Black Population Estimate : 3.76%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 44.82%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.07%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.23%
Indian Population Estimate : 5.39%
Other Population Estimate : 16.91%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Albuquerque specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Bernalillo County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Bernalillo County: About 945 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Bernalillo County is about 58% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 70% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.