Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Population in 2017: 558,545 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +24.5%
Males: 272,301  (48.8%)
Females: 286,244  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

37.0 years
New Mexico median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 87048, 87102, 87104, 87105, 87106, 87107, 87108, 87109, 87110, 87111, 87112, 87113, 87114, 87116, 87117, 87120, 87121, 87122, 87123.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,456 (it was $38,272 in 2000)
Albuquerque:

$50,456
NM:

$46,744

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,732 (it was $20,884 in 2000)

Albuquerque city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $196,900 (it was $123,700 in 2000)
Albuquerque:

$196,900
NM:

$171,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $232,064; detached houses: $245,964; townhouses or other attached units: $192,270; in 2-unit structures: $196,344; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $112,010; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $91,060; mobile homes: $39,626; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $94,846

Median gross rent in 2017: $837.

March 2019 cost of living index in Albuquerque: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.2%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.4% for Black residents, 18.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.5% for American Indian residents, 25.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 25.8% for other race residents, 20.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Albuquerque, NM (2017)
    • 277,25149.6%Hispanic
    • 217,68439.0%White alone
    • 20,5383.7%American Indian alone
    • 15,6072.8%Asian alone
    • 15,0342.7%Black alone
    • 11,5552.1%Two or more races
    • 7460.1%Other race alone
    • 1430.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Albuquerque detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists, there were 966 registered sex offenders living in Albuquerque, New Mexico as of January 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Albuquerque is 579 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Albuquerque by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
53
(10.8)
34
(6.8)
47
(9.2)
38
(7.2)
56
(10.6)
42
(7.7)
35
(6.3)
41
(7.4)
37
(6.6)
30
(5.4)
43
(7.7)
61
(10.9)
70
(12.5)
69
(12.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
285
(58.1)
286
(57.1)
307
(59.8)
370
(70.1)
326
(61.4)
338
(62.0)
264
(47.8)
278
(50.2)
439
(78.7)
402
(71.9)
404
(72.2)
381
(67.8)
473
(84.3)
479
(85.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1,150
(234.4)
1,171
(233.8)
1,439
(280.4)
1,350
(255.9)
1,103
(207.9)
940
(172.4)
998
(180.8)
1,092
(197.2)
1,046
(187.4)
1,381
(247.1)
1,686
(301.2)
1,957
(348.5)
2,930
(521.9)
1,979
(353.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3,182
(648.6)
3,059
(610.6)
3,287
(640.6)
2,960
(561.2)
2,597
(489.4)
2,971
(544.7)
2,910
(527.2)
2,740
(494.9)
2,803
(502.2)
3,121
(558.4)
3,273
(584.8)
3,846
(684.9)
4,213
(750.5)
5,119
(913.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5,744
(1,171)
6,352
(1,268)
5,622
(1,096)
6,224
(1,180)
6,376
(1,202)
5,465
(1,002)
5,985
(1,084)
6,677
(1,206)
7,297
(1,307)
6,123
(1,096)
5,996
(1,071)
6,236
(1,110)
6,996
(1,246)
6,378
(1,138)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
20,703
(4,220)
19,890
(3,970)
18,632
(3,631)
21,098
(4,000)
19,365
(3,649)
18,134
(3,325)
19,168
(3,473)
20,298
(3,666)
20,229
(3,624)
20,756
(3,714)
22,818
(4,077)
24,582
(4,377)
26,670
(4,751)
21,625
(3,860)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3,796
(773.7)
5,515
(1,101)
5,039
(982.0)
4,672
(885.7)
3,399
(640.6)
2,773
(508.4)
2,823
(511.4)
2,743
(495.4)
3,005
(538.4)
3,558
(636.6)
5,179
(925.3)
7,710
(1,373)
7,684
(1,369)
6,616
(1,181)
Arson
(per 100,000)
60
(12.2)
61
(12.2)
90
(17.5)
132
(25.0)
98
(18.5)
121
(22.2)
133
(24.1)
86
(15.5)
83
(14.9)
86
(15.4)
89
(15.9)
N/AN/A107
(19.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)580.7587.1578.9573.0511.8469.5466.4483.8512.4530.3592.5680.2785.8710.3

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City-data.com crime index in Albuquerque, NM

Crime rate in Albuquerque detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 1,301 (864 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
New Mexico average:

2.12
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Ancestries: American (4.4%), German (4.3%), Irish (2.9%), English (2.7%), European (2.3%), Italian (1.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 4955 feet

Land area: 180.6 square miles.

Population density: 3,092 people per square mile   (average).

Albuquerque, New Mexico map

57,176 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America, 1.3% Asia).

This city:

10.2%
New Mexico:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,133 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,049 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (330.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Lee Acres, NM (1.8 miles ),
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM (2.0 miles ),
North Valley, NM (2.1 miles ),
Edith Endave, NM (2.7 miles ),
South Valley, NM (2.7 miles ),
Paradise Hills, NM (2.8 miles ),
Sandia Heights, NM (2.9 miles ),
Corrales, NM (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 35.11 N, Longitude: 106.61 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Duke City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +30,515 (+5.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 219,800 (83.9%)

Area code: 505

Distribution of median household income in Albuquerque, NM in 2017
Distribution of house value in Albuquerque, NM in 2017

Property values in Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque satellite photo by USGS

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Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
New Mexico:

4.6%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Albuquerque, NM
Historical housing units in Albuquerque, NM

Population change in the 1990s: +61,121 (+15.8%).
Most common industries in Albuquerque, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2017
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2017
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2017
  • Health care (20.9%)
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Albuquerque, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Registered nurses (3.3%)
  • Computer specialists (3.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (2.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (2.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.1%)
  • Engineers (3.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)

Average climate in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Albuquerque, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 94.7. This is worse than average.

City:

94.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.234. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.234
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.530. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.530
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 35.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.30
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 0.00265. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00265
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Albuquerque-area historical earthquake activity is near New Mexico state average. It is 148% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 568.0 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 1/29/1990 at 13:16:10, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 LG, Depth: 7.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 559.2 miles away from Albuquerque center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 536.0 miles away from Albuquerque center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 162.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1990 at 10:46:53, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MD, Depth: 3.8 mi) earthquake occurred 47.9 miles away from Albuquerque center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bernalillo County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Albuquerque topographic map

Main business address for: PUBLIC SERVICE CO OF NEW MEXICO (ELECTRIC & OTHER SERVICES COMBINED), FIRST STATE BANCORPORATION (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), SUN HEALTHCARE GROUP INC (SERVICES-SKILLED NURSING CARE FACILITIES), BOWLIN TRAVEL CENTERS INC (RETAIL-AUTO DEALERS & GASOLINE STATIONS), PNM RESOURCES INC (ELECTRIC SERVICES), SBS TECHNOLOGIES INC (ELECTRONIC COMPUTERS), JANE BUTEL CORP (SERVICES-EDUCATIONAL SERVICES), AMERICANA PUBLISHING INC (MISCELLANEOUS PUBLISHING).

Hospitals in Albuquerque:

  • ARCA TRUMBULL HOME (7100 TRUMBULL SE)
  • CHARTER HEIGHTS BHS - SOUTHEAST (provides emergency services, 5901 ZUNI RD SE)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (4001 INDIAN SCHOOL ROAD NE, SUITE 300)
  • HOSPICE OF THE SANDIAS (105 HOSPITAL LOOP NE)
  • LOVELACE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL (Government - State, 4701 MONTGOMERY BOULEVARD NE)
  • PHS INDIAN HOSPITAL (801 VASSAR DR NE)
  • PRESBYTERIAN KASEMAN HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 8300 CONSTITUTION AVENUE NE)
  • SANDIA HOSPICE (4725 INDIAN SCHOOL ROAD NE #100)
  • THC-ALBUQUERQUE (700 HIGH ST NE)
  • VA NEW MEXICO HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Government Federal, 1501 SAN PEDRO DRIVE SE)

Airports and heliports located in Albuquerque:

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Amtrak station:

ALBUQUERQUE (214 FIRST ST. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Albuquerque:

  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (Full-time enrollment: 23,042; Location: 1700 Lomas Blvd NE; Public; Website: www.unm.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (Full-time enrollment: 19,398; Location: 525 Buena Vista SE; Public; Website: www.cnm.edu)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (Full-time enrollment: 2,335; Location: 5700 Pasadena NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 1,393; Location: 4400 Cutler Avenue NE; Private, for-profit; Website: pmi.edu)
  • Brown Mackie College-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 737; Location: 10500 Cooper Ave NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.brownmackie.edu)
  • Carrington College-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 583; Location: 1001 Menaul Blvd NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.carrington.edu)
  • Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (Full-time enrollment: 537; Location: 9169 Coors Blvd NW; Public; Website: www.sipi.edu)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 504; Location: 5100 Masthead N.E.; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • National American University-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 354; Location: 4775 Indian School Road NE Suite 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.national.edu/locations/new-mexico/albuquerque)
  • Brookline College-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 330; Location: 4201 Central Ave NW-Ste J; Private, for-profit; Website: www.brooklinecollege.edu)
  • Southwest University of Visual Arts-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 289; Location: 5000 Marble NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.suva.edu)
  • National American University-Albuquerque West (Full-time enrollment: 255; Location: 10131 Coors Boulevard North West Suite I-01; Private, for-profit; Website: www.national.edu/locations/new-mexico/rio-rancho)
  • Aveda Institute-New Mexico (Full-time enrollment: 175; Location: 1816 Central Ave SW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.avedanm.com)
  • Southwest Acupuncture College-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 162; Location: 7801 Academy NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.acupuncturecollege.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • De Wolff College Hair Styling and Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 143; Location: 1500 Eubank N E; Private, for-profit; Website: www.dewolffcollege.net)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque West (Full-time enrollment: 130; Location: 8601 Golf Course Road NW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.pmi.edu)
  • Universal Therapeutic Massage Institute (Full-time enrollment: 107; Location: 3410 Aztec Rd NE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.utmi.com)
  • Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Albuquerque (Full-time enrollment: 95; Location: 2201 Uptown Loop Rd NE, Ste F; Private, for-profit; Website: www.toniguy.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Albuquerque:

  • Santa Fe Community College (about 48 miles; Santa Fe, NM; Full-time enrollment: 3,047)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 86 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • San Juan College (about 145 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 166 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Adams State University (about 169 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 173 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Western New Mexico University (about 188 miles; Silver City, NM; FT enrollment: 2,456)

Biggest public high schools in Albuquerque:

  • CIBOLA HIGH (Students: 3,068, Location: 1510 ELLISON DR NW, Grades: 9-12)
  • WEST MESA HIGH (Students: 2,661, Location: 6701 FORTUNA NW, Grades: 9-12)
  • LA CUEVA HIGH (Students: 2,178, Location: 7801 WILSHIRE NE, Grades: 9-12)
  • SANDIA HIGH (Students: 2,117, Location: 7801 CANDELARIA NE, Grades: 9-12)
  • ELDORADO HIGH (Students: 2,037, Location: 11300 MONTGOMERY NE, Grades: 9-12)
  • HIGHLAND HIGH (Students: 1,897, Location: 4700 COAL AVE SE, Grades: 9-12)
  • RIO GRANDE HIGH (Students: 1,844, Location: 2300 ARENAL RD SW, Grades: 9-12)
  • VALLEY HIGH (Students: 1,701, Location: 1505 CANDELARIA NW, Grades: 9-12)
  • DEL NORTE HIGH (Students: 1,560, Location: 5323 MONTGOMERY NE, Grades: 9-12)
  • NEW FUTURES SCHOOL (Students: 260, Location: 5200 CUTLER NE, Grades: 7-12)

Biggest private high schools in Albuquerque:

  • ALBUQUERQUE ACADEMY (Students: 1,122, Location: 6400 WYOMING BLVD NE, Grades: 6-12)
  • ST PIUS X HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 813, Location: 5301 SAINT JOSEPHS DR NW, Grades: 9-12)
  • SANDIA PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 650, Location: 532 OSUNA RD NE, Grades: 6-12)
  • BOSQUE SCHOOL (Students: 547, Location: 4000 LEARNING RD NW, Grades: 6-12)
  • NEW LIFE BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 235, Location: 6900 LOS VOLCANES RD NW, Grades: PK-11)
  • EVANGEL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 229, Location: 4501 MONTGOMERY BLVD NE, Grades: KG-12)
  • MENAUL SCHOOL (Students: 185, Location: 301 MENAUL BLVD NE, Grades: 6-12)
  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 139, Location: 12820 INDIAN SCHOOL RD NE, Grades: PK-12)
  • VICTORY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 108, Location: 220 EL PUEBLO RD NW, Grades: KG-12)
  • TEMPLE BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 80, Location: 1621 ARIZONA ST NE, Grades: KG-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Albuquerque:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Albuquerque:

  • ST MARY'S SCHOOL (Students: 530, Location: 224 7TH ST NW, Grades: PK-8)
  • MANZANO DAY SCHOOL (Students: 469, Location: 1801 CENTRAL AVE NW, Grades: PK-5)
  • ANNUNCIATION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 438, Location: 2610 UTAH ST NE, Grades: PK-8)
  • SUNSET MESA SCHOOLS (Students: 395, Location: 3020 MORRIS ST NE, Grades: PK-5)
  • EASTERN HILLS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 359, Location: 3100 MORRIS ST NE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST CHARLES BORROMEO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 252, Location: 1801 HAZELDINE AVE SE, Grades: KG-8)
  • ALBUQUERQUE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 250, Location: 7201B MONTGOMERY BLVD NE, Grades: PK-8)
  • SAN FELIPE DE NERI SCHOOL (Students: 234, Location: 2000 LOMAS BLVD NW, Grades: PK-8)
  • HOLY GHOST CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 217, Location: 6201 ROSS AVE SE, Grades: PK-8)
  • LEGACY ACADEMY (Students: 212, Location: 7201 CENTRAL AVE NW, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Albuquerque

Library in Albuquerque:

  • ALBUQUERQUE/BERNALILLO COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $13,083,494; Location: 501 COPPER AVE. NW; 1,391,569 books; 375 e-books; 59,114 audio materials; 60,338 video materials; 30 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 4,445 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Albuquerque: McCormick Ranch (A), Medical Art Center (B), Old Town Plaza (C), Tijeras Club Gardens (D), Volcano Ranch (E), Albuquerque Tree Nursery (F), Cibola National Forest Supervisors Headquarters (G), Civic Plaza (H), Milne Stadium (I), Albuquerque Sports Stadium (J), University of New Mexico Stadium (K), University of New Mexico Arena (L), Barelas Railroad Park (M), Embudito Trailhead (N), Cibola National Forest Supervisor's Office (O), New Mexico State Fairgrounds (P), United States Forest Service Tanker Base (Q), Guadlupe Plaza (R), Eleher Executive Center (S), First Plaza (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Westway Shopping Center (1), Paradise Hills Shopping Center (2), Old Town Shopping Center (3), Four Hills Village Shopping Center (4), Ladera Shopping Center (5), Cuatro Y Montano Shopping Center (6), Manzano Shopping Center (7), Wyoming Mall (8), Town and Country Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Albuquerque include: PUBLIC SERVICE CO OF NEW MEXICO (A), FIRST STATE BANCORPORATION (B), SUN HEALTHCARE GROUP INC (C), BOWLIN TRAVEL CENTERS INC (D), PNM RESOURCES INC (E), SBS TECHNOLOGIES INC (F), JANE BUTEL CORP (G), AMERICANA PUBLISHING INC (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Albuquerque include: Faith Chapel (A), Trinity Church (B), Church of Scientology (C), Sierra Vista Church (D), Church of the Good Shepherd (E), Faith Temple Church of God in Christ (F), Universal Church of the Holy Spirit (G), East Mesa Church (H), Heights Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery (1), Sunset Memorial Park (2), Sandia Memorial Gardens (3), Santa Barbara Cemetery (4), San Jose Cemetery (5), Gate of Heaven Catholic Cemetery (6), Mount Calvary Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Gutierrez Reservoir (A), Gonzales Reservoir (B), Leyendecker Reservoir (C), Linda Vista Reservoir (D), Lomas Reservoir (E), Sandia Manor Reservoir (F), Ponderosa Reservoir (G), Yale Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Albuquerque include: Eunice Kaloch Park (1), Grecian Park (2), Prospect Park (3), Princess Jeanne Park and Swimming Pool (4), Prado del Sol (5), Columbus Park (6), Globus Park (7), Santa Fe Village Park (8), Montaño West Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Albuquerque Museum Gift Shop - LA Tienda Del Museo (2000 Mountain Road Northwest) (1), Flowers by ZACH (Museums; 2107 Central Avenue Northwest) (2), The Albuquerque Museum (2000 Mountain Road Northwest) (3), Hispanic Cultural Foundation-Gift Shop (Museums; 1701 4th Street Southwest) (4), Albuquerque City Government - Albuquerque City- Casa San Ysidro (Museums; 973 Old Church Road) (5), Rattlesnake Museum & Gift Shop (202 San Felipe Street Northwest) (6), LA Fonda Del Bosque (Museums; 1701 4th Street Southwest) (7), National Hispanic Cultural Center (Museums; 1701 4th Street Southwest) (8), Explora (Museums; 1701 Mountain Road Northwest) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Winrock Inn-Best Western (2100 Louisiana Boulevard Northeast) (1), New Mexico State Government - Health Department- Behavioral Health Services Divi (6000 Isleta Boulevard Southwest) (2), Motel 6 (5701 Lliff Road Northwest) (3), Turquoise Lodge (6000 Isleta Boulevard Southwest) (4), Tewa Motor Lodge (5715 Central Ave Ne) (5), Comfort Inn Airport (2300 Yale Boulevard Southeast) (6), Homewood Suites (5400 San Antonio Drive Northeast) (7), Holiday Inn Exp Albuquerque (2331 Centre Avenue Southeast) (8), Equus Hotel Suites (2401 Wellesley Drive Northeast) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: New Mexico State Government - Metropolitan Court Offices- Community Services City (401 Roma Avenue Northwest) (1), New Mexico State Government - Metropolitan Court Offices- Compliance Divi (401 Lomas Boulevard Northeast) (2), New Mexico State Government - Metropolitan Court Offices- Fiscal Services Divi (401 Lomas Boulevard Northeast) (3), Bernalillo County Government - Sheriff's Department- Court Services Divi (400 Marquette Avenue Northeast) (4), United States Government - Federal Bureau of Investigation- Santa Fe Office- Albuque (120 East Federal Place Suite STE) (5), New Mexico State Government - Metropolitan Court Offices- Jury Manage (401 Lomas Boulevard Northeast) (6), Bernalillo County Government - Probate Court (1 Civic Plaza Northwest) (7), New Mexico State Government - Metropolitan Court Offices- Mediation Divi (401 Lomas Boulevard Northeast) (8), New Mexico State Government - Metropolitan Court Offices- Professional Se Of (401 Lomas Boulevard Northeast) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: David Eagleman - Neuroscientist, Arian Foster - Football running back, Demi Lovato - Musician and actress, Diego Sanchez - Martial artist, Bob Foster (boxer) - Boxer, Juan Cole - Scholar, Edward R. Roybal - Politician, Holly Holm - Boxer, Carlos Condit - Martial artist, Neil Patrick Harris - Actor.

Bernalillo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Albuquerque and their reported violations in the past:

SANDIA PEAK UTILITY (Address: 10 Tramway Loop NE , Population served: 6,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-05-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2008)
SOUTH HILLS WATER COMPANY (Address: 7404 OLD PECOS TRAIL NE , Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-15-2011), St Site Visit (enforcement) (AUG-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-27-2009), St Boil Water Order (JUL-27-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-03-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-13-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-17-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-17-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-10-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2011)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-04-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-19-2011), St Compliance Meeting conducted (DEC-16-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-19-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
TENORIO TRAVELCENTER (Address: 7324 4TH ST NW , Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
ECHO VALLEY WATER COMPANY (Population served: 480, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2013)
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
INDIAN HILLS WATER COMPANY (Address: 8616 MENAUL NE suite C , Population served: 460, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-29-2007), St No addtl Formal Action needed (SEP-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-29-2007), St No addtl Formal Action needed (SEP-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-29-2007), St No addtl Formal Action needed (SEP-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-29-2007), St No addtl Formal Action needed (SEP-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2008)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
BARCELONA MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 4141 BARCELONA SPACE A-10 , Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation
MELODY RANCH WATER CO (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2013)
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
SQUAW VALLEY WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM (Address: 8616 MENAUL NE suite C , Population served: 216, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Albuquerque that have no violations reported:

  • ALBUQUERQUE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 601,983, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • PAJARITO MESA MDWCA (Population served: 175, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • SUNSET HILLS ESTATES HOA (Address: 9704 Desert Mountain Rd. , Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HOFHEINS/MARCEL THOMAS ASSOC COOP INC (Address: 908 Valencia NE , Population served: 83, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SANCHEZ MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 3803 ALTA MONTE NE , Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW MHP (Address: 1804 Betts NE , Population served: 68, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TRANSWESTERN PIPELINE CO. (Address: 4001 Indian School Rd. NW Suite #250 , Population served: 36, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.7%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.0%
Whole state:

8.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Albuquerque in 2010:

  • 2,582 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,712 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 829 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 603 people in federal detention centers
  • 539 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 419 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 289 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 143 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 124 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 120 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 104 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 76 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 50 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 49 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 20 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Albuquerque in 2000:

  • 2,127 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,835 people in nursing homes
  • 1,550 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 1,461 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 609 people in other group homes
  • 349 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 256 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 251 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 194 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 122 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 122 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 115 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 88 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 85 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 79 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 44 people in religious group quarters
  • 37 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 29 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 25 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 18 people in halfway houses
  • 15 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 15 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 3 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 3 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
Arena or stadium:
  • University Arena. University of New Mexico.

Banks with most branches in Albuquerque (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 28 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: 21 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Bank of the West: 18 branches. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • BOKF, National Association: 17 branches. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $25,360.0 mil, Deposits: $19,171.3 mil, headquarters in Tulsa, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Bok Financial Corporation
  • Compass Bank: 12 branches. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: 11 branches. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • New Mexico Bank & Trust: Sierra Vista Branch, 4th And Candelaria, at 320 Gold Street, S.W., Jefferson Branch, Riverside Plaza Branch, Louisiana Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $974.9 mil, Deposits: $690.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Financial Usa, Inc.
  • Washington Federal: Albuquerque Branch, Rio Rancho Branch, Albuquerque-Wyoming Branch, Albuquerque Branch, Promenade Branch. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • Los Alamos National Bank: Albuquerque Office Branch at 6301 Indian Schools Rd, Ne Suite 110, branch established on 2006/02/01; Alburquerque Office - Jefferson at 6801 Jefferson Street Ne, branch established on 2011/11/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,515.9 mil, Deposits: $1,331.6 mil, headquarters in Los Alamos, NM, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Trinity Capital Corporation
  • 15 other banks with 17 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Albuquerque:

Marital status in Albuquerque, NM
  • Never married: 37.1%
  • Now married: 42.6%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Albuquerque:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
New Mexico average:

12.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Albuquerque
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Neighborhoods in Albuquerque:

(Albuquerque, New Mexico Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Albuquerque, NM (based on Bernalillo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic175,26644
Evangelical Protestant81,470220
Other27,66574
Mainline Protestant25,03159
Orthodox1,6443
Black Protestant1,62512
None349,863-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 85
Bernalillo County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Bernalillo County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Bernalillo County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 189
Bernalillo County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 437
Bernalillo County:

6.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.3%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Bernalillo County:

20.0%
New Mexico:

22.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bernalillo County:

9.8%
New Mexico:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Albuquerque:

49.6%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.3%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.7%
New Mexico:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.0%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
Albuquerque:

33.7%
State:

34.5%

General health condition:
Albuquerque:

57.2%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.8%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Albuquerque, NM Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 1,080$8,811,583$97,9060$0
Firefighters 695$5,228,823$90,2820$0
Transit 517$2,243,944$52,0840$0
Streets and Highways 436$2,303,972$63,4128$23,109
Solid Waste Management 389$1,979,494$61,0640$0
Police - Other 375$2,380,151$76,165167$189,401
Sewerage 351$1,627,155$55,6297$12,942
Welfare 341$1,609,596$56,643378$336,280
Other Government Administration 288$1,935,595$80,6505$4,390
Financial Administration 270$1,707,472$75,8886$22,448
Parks and Recreation 261$1,243,126$57,155369$281,034
Other and Unallocable 261$1,333,797$61,32412$18,871
Airports 258$1,351,503$62,86111$25,767
Water Supply 196$936,761$57,3531$796
Health 180$1,009,536$67,3020$0
Local Libraries 122$552,808$54,37527$33,043
Housing and Community Development (Local) 83$411,830$59,54217$33,239
Judicial and Legal 57$418,866$88,1823$3,156
Fire - Other 33$215,721$78,4440$0
Totals for Government 6,193$37,301,733$72,2791,011$984,476

Albuquerque government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $26,190,000 ($46.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,855,000 ($30.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,162,000 ($28.94)
    Water Utilities: $12,768,000 ($22.86)
    General Public Buildings: $9,289,000 ($16.63)
    General - Other: $1,200,000 ($2.15)
    Central Staff Services: $108,000 ($0.19)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $163,143,000 ($292.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $77,094,000 ($138.03)
    Water Utilities: $71,238,000 ($127.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $70,911,000 ($126.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $64,728,000 ($115.89)
    Sewerage: $40,121,000 ($71.83)
    Housing and Community Development: $37,240,000 ($66.67)
    Air Transportation: $35,986,000 ($64.43)
    Central Staff Services: $35,176,000 ($62.98)
    Transit Utilities: $34,859,000 ($62.41)
    General - Other: $32,347,000 ($57.91)
    Health - Other: $28,868,000 ($51.68)
    Regular Highways: $24,557,000 ($43.97)
    Financial Administration: $20,836,000 ($37.30)
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,497,000 ($34.91)
    Libraries: $15,031,000 ($26.91)
    General Public Buildings: $12,295,000 ($22.01)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,167,000 ($9.25)
    Parking Facilities: $3,868,000 ($6.93)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $41,190,000 ($73.75)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Water Utilities: $503,000 ($0.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Transit Utilities: $14,352,000 ($25.70)
    Air Transportation: $14,346,000 ($25.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,513,000 ($24.19)
    Water Utilities: $2,927,000 ($5.24)
    Sewerage: $732,000 ($1.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $285,328,000 ($510.84)
  • Transit Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($0.04)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $21,782,000 ($39.00)

Albuquerque government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $71,272,000 ($127.60)
    Sewerage: $68,167,000 ($122.04)
    Air Transportation: $65,133,000 ($116.61)
    Other: $22,245,000 ($39.83)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,878,000 ($26.64)
    Parking Facilities: $4,181,000 ($7.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,056,000 ($7.26)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $9,104,000 ($16.30)
    Public Welfare: $5,882,000 ($10.53)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,274,000 ($5.86)
    Transit Utilities: $2,738,000 ($4.90)
    Other: $1,807,000 ($3.24)
    Highways: $674,000 ($1.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $1,339,000 ($2.40)
    Other: $770,000 ($1.38)
    General Local Government Support: $278,000 ($0.50)
    Education: $80,000 ($0.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $57,443,000 ($102.84)
    Interest Earnings: $11,087,000 ($19.85)
    Special Assessments: $4,390,000 ($7.86)
    Rents: $1,283,000 ($2.30)
    Sale of Property: $246,000 ($0.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $140,226,000 ($251.06)
    Transit Utilities: $9,344,000 ($16.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $197,465,000 ($353.53)
    Highways: $7,602,000 ($13.61)
    Other: $7,215,000 ($12.92)
    Health and Hospitals: $4,620,000 ($8.27)
    Transit Utilities: $2,694,000 ($4.82)
    Public Welfare: $1,812,000 ($3.24)
    Water Utilities: $911,000 ($1.63)
    Housing and Community Development: $96,000 ($0.17)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $165,458,000 ($296.23)
    Property: $143,833,000 ($257.51)
    Public Utilities Sales: $24,900,000 ($44.58)
    Other Selective Sales: $14,241,000 ($25.50)
    Other License: $13,619,000 ($24.38)

Albuquerque government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,249,923,000 ($2237.82)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,238,554,000 ($2217.47)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $341,100,000 ($610.69)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $341,100,000 ($610.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $123,901,000 ($221.83)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,533,000 ($201.48)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $7,691,000 ($13.77)
    End of Fiscal Year: $7,670,000 ($13.73)

Albuquerque government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $46,530,000 ($83.31)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $497,581,000 ($890.85)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $428,585,000 ($767.32)

5.46% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
New Mexico average:

6.21%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($687 average AGI)
Bernalillo County:

0.08%
New Mexico average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sandoval County, NM  0.70% ($44,107 average AGI)
from Santa Fe County, NM  0.28% ($45,001)
from Valencia County, NM  0.27% ($36,111)


5.64% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,393 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
New Mexico average:

6.56%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($721 average AGI)
Bernalillo County:

0.07%
New Mexico average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sandoval County, NM  0.86% ($48,313 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.25% ($60,709)
to Valencia County, NM  0.25% ($39,674)
Businesses in Albuquerque, NM
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven22Journeys2
ALDO2Justice1
AT&T9KFC10
Ace Hardware2Kincaid4
Aeropostale2Kmart3
Albertsons11Kohl's3
American Eagle Outfitters1Kroger15
Ann Taylor2La Quinta6
Apple Store1La-Z-Boy2
Applebee's7Lane Bryant2
Arby's9Lane Furniture6
Ashley Furniture1LensCrafters2
Audi1Little Caesars Pizza9
AutoZone18Long John Silver's4
Avenue2Lowe's4
BMW1Macy's2
Bakers1Marriott9
Banana Republic1Marshalls2
Barnes & Noble2MasterBrand Cabinets15
Baskin-Robbins10Maurices1
Bath & Body Works2McDonald's34
Bebe1Men's Wearhouse2
Bed Bath & Beyond3Microtel1
Best Western3Motel 66
Big O Tires4Motherhood Maternity5
Brookstone1New Balance16
Budget Car Rental2New York & Co1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nike38
Burger King13Nissan2
Burlington Coat Factory2Office Depot4
CVS6OfficeMax4
Cache1Old Navy2
CarMax1Olive Garden3
Carl\s Jr.10Outback2
Casual Male XL2Outback Steakhouse2
Catherines1Pac Sun2
Charlotte Russe1Panda Express8
Chevrolet3Papa John's Pizza6
Chick-Fil-A3Payless11
Chico's2Penske6
Chuck E. Cheese's2PetSmart4
Church's Chicken8Pier 1 Imports3
Cinnabon 3Pizza Hut14
Circle K43Plato's Closet1
Clarion1Popeyes2
Cold Stone Creamery5Pottery Barn1
Coldwater Creek1Quality5
ColorTyme2Quiznos6
Comfort Inn3RadioShack11
Costco3Red Lobster2
Cracker Barrel2Red Robin2
Cricket Wireless36Red Roof Inn1
Crossland Economy Studios1Rodeway Inn1
Curves8Rue211
Dairy Queen10Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Days Inn4SAS Shoes1
Decora Cabinetry4SONIC Drive-In18
Dennys6Sam's Club3
Discount Tire8Sears9
Domino's Pizza12Sephora2
DressBarn1Sheraton2
Dressbarn1Skechers USA1
Dunkin Donuts4Sleep Inn1
Econo Lodge7Soma Intimates1
Eddie Bauer2Spencer Gifts2
Ethan Allen1Sprint Nextel7
Express2Staples4
Extended Stay America1Starbucks30
Famous Footwear2Studio 61
Fashion Bug2Subaru2
FedEx77Suburban1
Finish Line2Subway47
Firestone Complete Auto Care9Super 83
Foot Locker3T-Mobile31
Ford2T.G.I. Driday's1
Forever 212T.J.Maxx1
Fredericks Of Hollywood1Taco Bell17
GNC7Talbots1
GameStop11Target4
Gap2The Limited1
Goodwill2The Room Place2
Gymboree1Torrid1
H&R Block32Toyota2
Haworth1Toys"R"Us3
Hawthorn1Trader Joe's1
Hilton9Travelodge2
Hobby Lobby3True Value1
Holiday Inn10U-Haul21
Hollister Co.2UPS69
Home Depot4Urban Outfitters1
Honda1Vans11
Hot Topic2Verizon Wireless10
Howard Johnson2Victoria's Secret2
Hyatt3Village Inn8
IHOP7Volkswagen2
InTown Suites1Waffle House2
J. Jill1Walgreens29
JCPenney3Walmart9
Jack In The Box5Wendy's15
Jimmy John's2Wet Seal2
JoS. A. Bank1Whole Foods Market2
Johnny Rockets2YMCA5
Jones New York12

Strongest AM radio stations in Albuquerque:

  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KXKS (1190 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSVA (920 AM; 1 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • KANM (1600 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ARAGON BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.L.C.)
  • KRZY (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KABQ (1350 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKJY (1550 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: VANGUARD MEDIA, L.L.C)
  • KNML (610 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDEF (1150 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: RAMH CORPORATION)
  • KKNS (1310 AM; 5 kW; CORRALES, NM; Owner: SIMMONS-NM, LS, LLC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALY (1240 AM; 1 kW; LOS RANCHOS DE ALBUQ, NM; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KDAZ (730 AM; 1 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: PAN AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Albuquerque:

  • KLYT (88.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTZO (103.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKOB-FM (93.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUNM (89.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KANW (89.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BD. OF EDUC. CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE, NM)
  • KBZU (96.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMGA (99.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZRR (94.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBQI (107.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRST (92.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPEK (100.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K265CA (100.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFLQ (91.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • K213BT (90.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNKT (107.1 FM; ARMIJO, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF ALBUQUERQUE, INC.)
  • KIOT (102.5 FM; LOS LUNAS, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSYU (95.1 FM; CORRALES, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTEG (104.7 FM; BOSQUE FARMS, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJFA (101.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLVO (97.7 FM; BELEN, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Albuquerque:

  • KWBQ (Channel 19; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF NEW MEXICO, LLC)
  • KTFQ (Channel 14; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: TELEFUTURA TELEVISION GROUP, INC.)
  • K43HW (Channel 43; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KASA-TV (Channel 2; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • KOAT-TV (Channel 7; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KNME-TV (Channel 5; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO)
  • K17DD (Channel 17; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KASY-TV (Channel 50; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF NEW MEXICO, LLC)
  • K46GY (Channel 46; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KYNM-LP (Channel 61; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BELMAX BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KRQE (Channel 13; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KTVS-LP (Channel 59; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ALPHA OMEGA BROADCASTING OF ALBUQUERQUE, INC.)
  • KQDF-LP (Channel 25; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KAZQ (Channel 32; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ALPHA OMEGA BROADCASTING OF ALBUQUERQUE, INC.)
  • KLUZ-TV (Channel 41; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K56FB (Channel 56; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KOB-TV (Channel 4; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • KTEL-LP (Channel 53; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Albuquerque: Daniel Fernandez, Harold H., Jr. Moon, Louis R. Rocco.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Albuquerque fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 510Number of bridges
  • 5,338ft / 1,627mTotal length
  • $57,806,000Total costs
  • 22,218,808Total average daily traffic
  • 3,445,429Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,354,665Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Albuquerque, NM - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 211950-1959
  • 1041960-1969
  • 561970-1979
  • 801980-1989
  • 681990-1999
  • 1622000-2009
  • 132010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Albuquerque, NM
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Albuquerque)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 1,086 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Albuquerque, NM)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 337 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 619 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 3,636 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Albuquerque)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Albuquerque)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 1,203 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 89 full and 30 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 ORIGINATED2,362$166,3862,058$156,62210,909$171,494597$70,44510$1,334,734884$134,05149$83,566
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED172$154,900179$160,6041,172$179,02263$48,7801$858,00095$143,93419$56,561
APPLICATIONS DENIED643$148,001368$146,3763,796$175,413534$49,4787$360,490383$134,562100$62,082
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN331$163,087250$171,9352,906$173,756146$86,9474$11,354,953222$139,31212$84,218
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS32$173,14944$159,875536$173,89937$101,1110$049$132,4211$100,720

Detailed mortgage data for all 118 tracts in Albuquerque, NM

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 84 full and 29 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED341$217,881410$210,1458$187,184
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED104$212,193131$221,20412$139,919
APPLICATIONS DENIED52$229,86591$211,3353$174,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN25$197,65535$231,5382$156,300
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$171,7316$223,8205$110,468
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Albuquerque, NM
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Albuquerque, NM - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 572
  • Hazardous Condition: 138
  • Service Call: 19
  • Good Intent Call: 6
Fire incident types in Albuquerque, NM

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Albuquerque, NM

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Albuquerque, New Mexico:

  • Quality Inn, 2015 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87107 , Phone: (505) 881-3210, Fax: (505) 888-1196
  • Econo Lodge Midtown, 2412 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110 , Phone: (505) 880-0080, Fax: (505) 880-0053
  • Crowne Plaza Albuquerque, 1901 University Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102 , Phone: (505) 884-2500, Fax: (505) 883-6003
  • Albuquerque Marriott Hotel, 2101 Louisiana Ne, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110 , Phone: (505) 881-6800, Fax: (505) 888-2982
  • Clarion Hotel, 7620 Pan American Fwy NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109 , Phone: (505) 823-1300, Fax: (505) 823-2896
  • Best Western Airport Inn, 2400 Yale Se, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106 , Phone: (505) 242-7022, Fax: (505) 243-0620
  • Doubletree Hotel, 201 Marquette St NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102 , Phone: (505) 247-3344, Fax: (505) 247-7025
  • Econo Lodge East, 13211 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87123 , Phone: (505) 292-7600, Fax: (505) 298-4536
  • 88 other hotels and motels
All 96 fire-safe hotels and motels in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Most common first names in Albuquerque, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2,17477.6 years
John2,04172.9 years
William1,71773.9 years
Robert1,54969.8 years
James1,47370.9 years
Charles1,02373.6 years
George1,01475.3 years
Margaret87979.6 years
Helen87579.9 years
Richard81965.9 years
Most common last names in Albuquerque, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garcia1,24772.1 years
Chavez1,14671.9 years
Martinez1,05072.3 years
Sanchez99572.7 years
Smith71974.5 years
Baca60672.8 years
Lucero59572.1 years
Gonzales59372.2 years
Romero57369.9 years
Montoya55371.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Albuquerque, NM
  • 88.4%Utility gas
  • 9.9%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.3%Solar energy
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Albuquerque, NM
  • 70.8%Utility gas
  • 26.5%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel


Albuquerque compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #46 (87110) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most finance and insurance companies in 2005"
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