87120 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87120

87120 is a urban zip code in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The population is racially diverse, and mostly married couples. At $198,600 the average home value here is a bit higher than average for the Albuquerque metro area, so this probably isn't the place to look for housing bargains.

The average family income here is $64,715/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 87120 is $58,689.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 87120 earn an average of $38,831/year. Women earn only $24,835/year.

23,420 people in 87120 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 87120? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living here is not bad, only 22.6 minutes.

The median age here is 35. There are 27,842 men and 30,181 women. The median age for men is 33 while for women the median age is 36.

To give you a sense of the community, 17,535 people (out of the 58,023 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 23,588 homes, and 571 businesses every day. 222 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

87120 Zip code is located in the Mountain time zone at 35 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Kirkuk, Iraq!) and -107 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 5,114 feet above sea level.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 58,023
  • White Population: 41,726
  • Black Population: 2,584
  • Hispanic Population: 30,420
  • Asian Population: 1,788
  • Hawaiian Population: 202
  • Indian Population: 3,575
  • Male Population: 27,842
  • Female Population: 30,181
  • Median Age: 35
  • Median Age of Males: 33
  • Median Age of Females: 36
  • Geography

  • Region: West
  • Division: Mountain
  • State: New Mexico
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Albuquerque NM
  • County: Bernalillo
  • City: Albuquerque
  • Longitude: -106.7
  • Latitude: 35.1
  • Elevation: 5,114 feet above sea level
  • Area code: 505
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 22,494
  • Drive alone: 19,250
  • Carpool: 2,735
  • Public transit: 171
  • Ride bikes or walk: 222

  • Average commute time: 22.6 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 362
  •    5 - 9: 1,165
  •    10 - 14: 2,212
  •    15 - 19: 4,889
  •    20 - 24: 6,159
  •    25 - 29: 2,262
  •    30 - 34: 3,401
  •    35 - 39: 312
  •    40 - 44: 376
  •    45 - 59: 593
  •    60 - 89: 474
  •    90 plus: 289
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $198,600
  • Average Annual Household Income: $64,448
  • Businesses: 597
  • Employees: 7,606
  • Annual Payroll: $189,499,000
  • Average Family Income: $64,715
  • Median Family Income: $53,029
  • Average Income for Men: $38,831
  • Average Income for Women: $24,835
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 001
  • State FIPS Code: 35

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Schools in 87120 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Marie M Hughes Elementary
5701 Mojave Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 897-3080
S. R. Marmon Element
6401 Iliff Road Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 831-5400
Middle Schools
L.B. Johnson Middle
6811 Taylor Ranch Dr. Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 898-1492
Other Schools
La Academia De Esper
5310 Sequoia Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 352-3030

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In the 87120 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.nmsexoffender.dps.state.nm.us/servlet/hit_serv.class. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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