Albuquerque, NM 87106 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87106: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Acceptable Alternative
UNM, NM 87106

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,089
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,653
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,015
  • County: Bernalillo County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.079, Longitude -106.617
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Albuquerque, NM 87106 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 27,131
Daytime Population: Workers 36,866
Daytime Population: Residents 13,122
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 49,988
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.84
Population in Households 24,528
Population in Familes 13,501
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,603
Population Density2 2,375
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $33,075
Average Household Income $52,732
Per Capita Income $24,539


Total Housing Units 13,006 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,126 (31.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,885 (60.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 995 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $239,985
Average Home Value $255,550


Total Households 12,011
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 4,605
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.31% 0.31%
Households 0.2% 0.25%
Families -0.25% -0.05%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Albuquerque, NM 87106 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87106 to the other 330 ZIP Codes in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 28 92nd
Population Density # 11 97th
Diversity Index # 43 87th
Median Household Income # 239 28th
Per Capita Income # 129 61st

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