Albuquerque Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Albuquerque Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
564,559

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 - 17:
16.3%
18 - 24:
9.1%
25 - 34:
15.8%
35 - 54:
25.0%
55 - 64:
12.5%
Over 65 Years:
15.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
6.2%
6.2%
90.9%
90.9%
36.5%
36.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Albuquerque
USA
$31,103
$31,103
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Albuquerque
USA
$53,936
$53,936
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
16.0%

Employment Industries in Albuquerque

 
Healthcare
Retail
Education
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Accommodation
Public Service
Construction
Other
Administration
Finance
Manufacturing
Transportation
Arts
16.4%
16.4%
11.2%
11.2%
10.9%
10.9%
9.8%
9.8%
8.5%
8.5%
6.6%
6.6%
6.1%
6.1%
5.6%
5.6%
4.8%
4.8%
4.3%
4.3%
4.0%
4.0%
2.8%
2.8%
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
White
American Indian and Alaska Native
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
49.2%
49.2%
38.3%
38.3%
3.9%
3.9%
3.1%
3.1%
2.9%
2.9%
2.7%
2.7%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
Italian
European
French
Scottish
Polish
Swedish
British
Scots-Irish
Norwegian
Dutch
Welsh
Russian
Scandinavian
Danish
Northern European
Portuguese
Greek
9.4%
9.4%
7.7%
7.7%
7.5%
7.5%
3.1%
3.1%
2.0%
2.0%
1.8%
1.8%
1.4%
1.4%
1.4%
1.4%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Native American languages
Navajo
Vietnamese
Chinese
Langs. of India
German/Yiddish
Tagalog
Arabic
French
Korean
African languages
Other Asian languages
Persian
Portuguese
Pacific Island languages
Japanese
Other Indo-European
Urdu
72.9%
72.9%
20.6%
20.6%
1.7%
1.7%
0.9%
0.9%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Albuquerque Residents:
9.8%