87121 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2013: 75,581
Zip code population in 2010: 76,721
Zip code population in 2000: 39,006

Houses and condos: 23,670
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,281
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 87121: 93.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 256.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 295 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

1.0% ($1,313)
New Mexico:

0.7% ($1,160)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,373 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,020 (1.0%)

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Males: 37,201  (49.2%)
Females: 38,380  (50.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 87121:

For population 15 years and over in 87121:

Zip code 87121 compared to state average:

  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 87121

  • Zip code 87121 races chart
    • 9,707White population
    • 1,913Black population
    • 2,448American Indian population
    • 520Asian population
    • 41Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 162Some other race population
    • 759Two or more races population
    • 61,171Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 68,091
Rural population: 7,489

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $129,800
87121:

$129,800
New Mexico:

$159,200



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists there were 54 registered sex offenders living in 87121 zip code as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 87121 to the number of sex offenders is 1 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

28.2 years
New Mexico median age:

36.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

3.3 people
New Mexico:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 87121, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $31,661 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,661
State:

$50,343

Salary/wage: $30,211 (reported on 90.7% of returns)
Here:

$30,211
State:

$41,171
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 82.9% for AGIs below $25k, 89.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 88.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 81.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 42.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $666 (reported on 10.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$666
New Mexico:

$1,677
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,042 (reported on 3.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,042
State:

$6,939
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,054 (reported on 2.4% of returns)
Here:

+$2,054
State:

+$14,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,237 (reported on 11.0% of returns)
Here:

+$7,237
State:

+$11,059
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,892 (reported on 2.7% of returns)
87121:

$9,892
New Mexico:

$15,706
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $15,023 (28% of AGI, reported on 21.0% of returns)
Here:

$15,023
State:

$21,709

Here:

27.7% of AGI
State:

19.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.0% for AGIs below $25k, 9.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 21.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,115 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,115
State:

$4,195
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $3,324 (reported on 20.9% of returns)
87121:

$3,324
State:

$6,176
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,573 (reported on 36.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,573
State:

$2,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 87121, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $28,128 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$28,128
State:

$39,572

Salary/wage: $27,073 (reported on 94.0% of returns)
Here:

$27,073
State:

$34,237
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 100.1% for AGIs below $10k, 92.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 93.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 91.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $641 (reported on 15.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$641
New Mexico:

$1,873
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $458 (reported on 5.1% of returns)
Here:

$458
State:

$3,554
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,195 (reported on 3.7% of returns)
Here:

+$3,195
State:

+$10,425
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,965 (reported on 9.3% of returns)
Here:

+$4,965
State:

+$8,875
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $1,941 (reported on 1.2% of returns)
87121:

$1,941
New Mexico:

$2,940
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $12,748 (28% of AGI, reported on 25.6% of returns)
Here:

$12,748
State:

$18,103

Here:

28.1% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $10k, 6.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 12.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 13.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $1,675 (3% of AGI, reported on 19.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,675
State:

$3,246

Here:

3.5% of AGI
State:

3.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $2,718 (reported on 59.8% of returns)
87121:

$2,718
State:

$6,237
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,934 (reported on 35.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,934
State:

$1,796

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 56.7%
Here:

57%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 56.1% for AGIs below $10k, 60.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 54.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 52.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 49.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$42,100
New Mexico:

$43,872
Albuquerque, NM (87121) map Nearest zip codes: 87120, 87104, 87124, 87114, 87102, 87107.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

67.7%
New Mexico:

47.5%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

11.2%
New Mexico:

7.1%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,444
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 16,884


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 1,659 (840 now married, 819 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 18,979 (7,198 now married, 11,781 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 87121 with a mortgage: 13,509 (515 second mortgage, 654 home equity loan, 35 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,538

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,145
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S333

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

23.5%
Whole state:

21.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

13.1%
Whole state:

11.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

5.9
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.5
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  • Tourist attraction (not listed on the city page) : Herrera Coaches Inc (Tours & Charters; 10605 Central Avenue Northwest).

Year house built

  • 232010 or later
  • 10,8352000 to 2009
  • 4,7321990 to 1999
  • 3,1261980 to 1989
  • 2,4421970 to 1979
  • 1,2911960 to 1969
  • 9031950 to 1959
  • 2541940 to 1949
  • 641939 or earlier

Zip code 87121 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Albuquerque, NM (87121)

  • 95no bedroom
  • 1321 bedroom
  • 1,8502 bedrooms
  • 11,2013 bedrooms
  • 3,4604 bedrooms
  • 3095+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Albuquerque, NM (87121)

  • 308no bedroom
  • 4231 bedroom
  • 1,2182 bedrooms
  • 2,5563 bedrooms
  • 7054 bedrooms
  • 715+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Albuquerque, NM (87121) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 396no vehicle
  • 4,3431 vehicle
  • 8,0032 vehicles
  • 2,9963 vehicles
  • 1,0204 vehicles
  • 2895+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Albuquerque, NM (87121) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 358no vehicle
  • 2,3751 vehicle
  • 2,0632 vehicles
  • 3043 vehicles
  • 1584 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $873.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $141,489.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $129,800
87121:

$129,800
New Mexico:

$159,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $98,800 - $159,000

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $224,419
Here:

$224,419
State:

$222,014

Townhouses or other attached units: $152,262
Here:

$152,262
State:

$181,892

In 2-unit structures: $120,603
Here:

$120,603
State:

$192,841

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $114,024
Here:

$114,024
State:

$185,767

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $127,535
Here:

$127,535
State:

$144,300

Mobile homes: $48,859
Here:

$48,859
State:

$75,478

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $66,890
Here:

$66,890
State:

$30,495

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 10.8%

Neighborhoods in zip code 87121:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 93.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 73,418

Size of family households: 5,059 2-persons, 3,750 3-persons, 4,413 4-persons, 2,420 5-persons, 1,237 6-persons, 645 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 3,796 1-person, 803 2-persons, 144 3-persons, 36 4-persons, 25 5-persons

11,247 married couples with children.
10,507 single-parent households (2,493 men, 8,014 women).

49.5% of residents of 87121 zip code speak English at home.
47.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% very well, 14% well, 14% not well, 8% not at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% very well, 8% well, 8% not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (38% very well, 41% well, 20% not well).
1.7% of residents speak other language at home (76% very well, 21% well, 4% not well).

Foreign born population: 14,785 (19.6%)
(23.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

19.6%
Whole state:

10.1%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 86%Mexico
  • 4%Cuba
  • 2%Philippines
  • 2%El Salvador
  • 1%Germany
  • 1%Honduras
  • 1%Guatemala

Most common first ancestries reported in 87121 (%)

  • 82%Other groups
  • 3%American
  • 2%Irish
  • 1%German
  • 1%English
  • 1%Italian
  • 0%French (except Basque)

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 5062010 or later
  • 5,1552000 to 2009
  • 4,2941990 to 1999
  • 5,405Before 1990

Private high schools not listed on the city page:

  • LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 40; Location: 1835 COORS BLVD SW, ALBQ, NM; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ABUNDANT LIFE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 62; Location: 2851 ARENAL RD SW, ALBURQUERQUE, NM; Grades: KG - 12)

Zip code 87121 topographic map

Public primary/middle school in zip code 87121 not listed on the city page:

  • CARLOS REY ELEM (Students: 784; Location: 1215 CERRILLOS ROAD SW, ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Grades: PK - 05)

Private primary/middle school not listed on the city page:

  • WESTERN HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN SCHO (Students: 134; Location: 6415 SAGE RD S.W., ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Grades: PK - 6)
There are 98 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 87121.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 87121:

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Zip code 87121 marital status for males
Zip code 87121 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.6%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.7%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 86%Utility gas
  • 9%Electricity
  • 2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2%Wood

Population in 1990: 22,253. Population change in the 1990s: +16,753 (+75.3%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


45% of the 87121 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 75% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in New Mexico.

89% of the 87121 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 11% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 17% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 9% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 764
Here:

6.4%
New Mexico:

7.5%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 141
Here:

2.7%
New Mexico:

9.4%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 941
Here:

20.6%
New Mexico:

9.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 52,500Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 50,952Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 46,750Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 46,618Legal occupations
  • 41,667Community and social service occupations
  • 41,211Law enforcement workers including supervisors

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (ALBUQUERQUE, NM):

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 2,681 people in federal detention centers
  • 24 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 639 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 36 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 26 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 22 people in unknown juvenile institutions
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,050$135,593389$58,8961,782$138,91760$32,6010$0105$113,74720$81,387
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED72$131,56930$110,142361$145,56011$24,8850$020$119,95911$61,096
APPLICATIONS DENIED199$135,061122$97,8011,230$139,125141$36,8020$082$110,09365$69,794
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN190$141,04762$82,841831$148,06325$97,8211$42,389,00041$119,7556$128,925
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$151,6972$114,980174$139,94712$63,0260$010$122,2990$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED36$148,69572$140,8800$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED23$146,73534$153,8894$141,623
APPLICATIONS DENIED28$141,15314$127,8630$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$167,5827$161,8830$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$121,9901$328,1100$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 87121 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3768.5 years
Mary3270.2 years
Robert2567.6 years
Joe2465.0 years
James2366.8 years
Margaret1977.2 years
Michael1747.5 years
Maria1680.4 years
Manuel1671.6 years
Jose1671.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 87121 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Chavez5068.2 years
Garcia4769.3 years
Martinez4565.0 years
Sanchez3369.4 years
Romero2463.8 years
Trujillo2366.5 years
Lopez2168.5 years
Baca2071.7 years
Jaramillo1964.2 years
Montoya1969.4 years
Businesses in zip code 87121
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kroger1
Albertsons1La Quinta1
AutoZone2Little Caesars Pizza1
CVS1McDonald's3
Carl\s Jr.1Microtel1
Circle K2Motel 61
ColorTyme1Penske2
Cricket Wireless7Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen1Quality1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dennys1Super 81
Discount Tire1Taco Bell2
FedEx3The Room Place1
GameStop1U-Haul3
H&R Block2UPS2
Hilton1Village Inn1
Johnny Rockets1Walgreens2
KFC1Walmart2

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