Living in Albuquerque, NM

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Albuquerque, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
559,374
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$198,200
Median Income
$52,911
Median Rent
$873

Albuquerque SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Albuquerque, NM Cost Of Living

95
Albuquerque's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Albuquerque New Mexico National Average
Overall 95 92 100
Services 97 92 100
Groceries 93 99 100
Health 101 99 100
Housing 96 86 100
Transportation 101 97 100
Utilities 84 87 100

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Population over time in Albuquerque

Year Population % Change
2019 559,374 0.0%
2018 559,202 0.4%
2017 556,718 -0.0%
2016 556,859 0.1%
2015 556,092 0.5%
2014 553,576 0.7%
2013 549,812 0.9%
2012 545,083 1.1%
2011 539,000 1.4%
2010 531,403 -

Race / Ethnicity in Albuquerque

White
38.9% (217,745)
African American
2.8% (15,468)
American Indian
4.0% (22,250)
Asian
2.8% (15,619)
Hawaiian
0.1% (393)
Other
0.2% (1,351)
Two Or More
2.0% (11,444)
Hispanic
49.2% (275,104)
Race Albuquerque NM USA
White 38.9% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 2.8% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 4.0% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 49.2% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in Albuquerque

Female
51.3% (286,906)
Male
48.7% (272,468)
Gender Albuquerque NM USA
Female 51.3% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Albuquerque for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (22,374)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (33,562)
High School / GED
23.0% (128,656)
Some College
23.0% (128,656)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (50,343)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (106,281)
Master's Degree
11.0% (61,531)
Professional Degree
3.0% (16,781)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (11,187)
Education Albuquerque NM USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Albuquerque, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
8.0% (4,490,393)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (2,842,210)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (6,061,968)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (5,820,418)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (7,341,337)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (9,916,545)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (6,738,210)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.3% (7,456,373)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (2,757,618)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (2,512,324)
Income Albuquerque NM USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.3% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 4.1% 7.7%

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