ZIP Code 87120 - Albuquerque New Mexico

ZIP Code 87120 is located in Albuquerque New Mexico. 87120 is entirely within Bernalillo County. Regionally, 87120 is located in the Albuquerque-Santa Fe Area.

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ZIP Code 87120 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameAlbuquerque
Primary CountyBernalillo County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)65,918
Area Code(s)505
Current Time

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87120 Demographics

87120 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in New Mexico based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 87120 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 87120 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 87120 is 3.3%.

Population Growth Rate6.45%
Population Density1,283 People per Square Mile
Total Households22,198
Percentage High Income Households3.2%
Median Household Income (2021)$74,094
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$354,760
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)3.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 49.98%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 77.56%

87120 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2,8573.33%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1520.18%

87120 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2855.42%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander50.1%

87120 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2,6047.26%
Bachelor Degree7,86421.92%
High School Diploma7,24220.18%
No High School Diploma7262.02%
GED or Alternate1,0392.9%
1 or More Years of College7,49220.88%
Associates Degree3,5409.87%
Masters Degree3,95411.02%
Professional Degree7242.02%
Doctorate Degree6971.94%

87120 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 87120
RegionAlbuquerque-Santa Fe Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaAlbuquerque, NM
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Denver
Area51 Square Miles

87120 Politics

US Congressional Districts in 87120
New Mexico State Senate Districts in 87120
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87120 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneBWk - Cold Desert Climate
Ecoregion22m - Albuquerque Basin

87120 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21263238475663615341292241
Avg Max Temp (°F)49566371809193908372584971
Avg Precip (In.).

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