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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Albuquerque is 562,599. Albuquerque, New Mexico is the 32nd largest city in the US.
Albuquerque is located entirely in Bernalillo County.
The peak population of Albuquerque was in 2020, when its population was 564,648. Albuquerque is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Albuquerque has grown 24.8% since the 2000. Albuquerque, New Mexico is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 61% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Yes, Albuquerque is the biggest city in the state of New Mexico based on population. Albuquerque is also the only city in New Mexico that is among the top 100 biggest cities in the US.
Albuquerque has a population density of 2,907.6 people per square mile. Albuquerque has the highest population density in New Mexico.
|28||Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky||628,594||13.4%|
|32||Albuquerque, New Mexico||562,599||24.8%|
|37||Kansas City, Missouri||508,394||14.9%|
The total voting age population of Albuquerque, New Mexico, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 405,158. The voting age population is 47.7% male and 52.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of Albuquerque are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Albuquerque are 73.9% White, 10.6% Other, 4.7% American Indian, 4.4% Two or more races, 3.3% Black, 2.9% Asian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 49.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Albuquerque, 16.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.0%. On a per-household basis, 12.6% of families are below the poverty line in Albuquerque.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.0% of Albuquerque residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.7% of Albuquerque residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.2% have a bachelor's degree and 15.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Albuquerque residents aged 5 and older, 28.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 22.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Albuquerque is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Albuquerque, 20.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Albuquerque is $52,911.
In Albuquerque, 59.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.3% of housing units in Albuquerque.
Of all the housing units in Albuquerque, 2.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Albuquerque, 20.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 50,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Albuquerque is $873.
In Albuquerque, 80.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.