Latest Data (2016)
Population 559,277
Nationwide Rank 32

Quick Facts

Albuquerque, New Mexico is the 32nd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Albuquerque, New Mexico is a city.

Albuquerque, New Mexico is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Albuquerque had its largest population ever.

Albuquerque, New Mexico is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 71% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Albuquerque, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
22 Boston, Massachusetts 673,184 14.0%
23 Detroit, Michigan 672,795 -28.8%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 660,388 20.9%
25 Memphis, Tennessee 652,717 -5.4%
26 Portland, Oregon 639,863 20.7%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 638,367 25.7%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 632,912 30.6%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 616,261 11.2%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 614,664 -5.2%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 595,047 -0.3%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 559,277 24.1%
33 Tucson, Arizona 530,706 8.4%
34 Fresno, California 522,053 21.2%
35 Sacramento, California 495,234 21.0%
36 Mesa, Arizona 484,587 20.2%
37 Kansas City, Missouri 481,420 8.8%
38 Atlanta, Georgia 472,522 12.1%
39 Long Beach, California 470,130 1.7%
40 Colorado Springs, Colorado 465,101 28.4%
41 Raleigh, North Carolina 458,880 58.1%
42 Miami, Florida 453,579 24.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 559,277 32
2015 559,121 32
2014 557,169 32
2013 556,495 32
2012 555,417 32
2011 552,180 32
2010 545,852 32
2009 529,219 34
2008 523,240 34
2007 517,162 34
2006 508,486 33
2005 497,543 33
2004 486,319 33
2003 475,511 33
2002 466,455 36
2001 455,961 36
2000 450,557 36
1990 386,988 40
1980 331,767 44
1970 243,751 58
1960 201,189 60