Latest Data (2017)
Population 558,545
Nationwide Rank 32

Quick Facts

Albuquerque, New Mexico is the 32nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Albuquerque, New Mexico is a city.

Albuquerque, New Mexico is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Albuquerque had its largest population ever.

Albuquerque, New Mexico is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Albuquerque, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
22 El Paso, Texas 683,577 21.0%
23 Detroit, Michigan 673,104 -28.7%
24 Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 667,560 22.2%
25 Memphis, Tennessee 652,236 -5.4%
26 Portland, Oregon 647,805 22.2%
27 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 643,648 26.8%
28 Las Vegas, Nevada 641,676 32.4%
29 Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky 621,349 12.1%
30 Baltimore, Maryland 611,648 -5.7%
31 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 595,351 -0.2%
32 Albuquerque, New Mexico 558,545 23.9%
33 Tucson, Arizona 535,677 9.4%
34 Fresno, California 527,438 22.4%
35 Sacramento, California 501,901 22.6%
36 Mesa, Arizona 496,401 23.2%
37 Kansas City, Missouri 488,943 10.5%
38 Atlanta, Georgia 486,290 15.4%
39 Long Beach, California 469,450 1.5%
40 Omaha, Nebraska 466,893 13.9%
41 Raleigh, North Carolina 464,758 60.1%
42 Colorado Springs, Colorado 464,474 28.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 558,545 32
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