Zip Code 87121 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAlbuquerque
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bernalillo
Area Code505
Current Population:76721
Racial Majority: 11.57%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 90.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.7%
Median Household Income$44756
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35880
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range4912 - 5830 ft.
Area62 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.01947400, -106.77297800

Zip Code 87121 Description

Zip Code 87121 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87121 is primarily located in Bernalillo County. The official US Postal Service name for 87121 is ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87121 are contained within or border the city limits of Albuquerque, NM, South Valley, NM, . The area code for zip code 87121 is 505. 87121 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87121 is 7.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 87121 increased to 76721 from 39006 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87121 is while the majority ethnicity attending 87121 public schools is Hispanic. 90.2% of students in 87121 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8917 11.57% 9707 -8%
 Black Or African American 2142 2.78% 1913 +12%
 Hispanic 62654 81.31% 61171 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2011 2.61% 2448 -18%
 Asian 397 0.52% 520 -24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 124 0.16% 41 +202%
 Other Race 162 0.32% 162 +52%
 Two Or More Races 759 0.73% 759 -26%

Zip Code 87121 Race/Ethnicity

 White 4.9%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 90.4%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 87121 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population7672139006
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households22483
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
90.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$44756
Income Under $50K Per Year56.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
87121 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 1Deb HaalandDemocrat
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87121 New Mexico State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
10G. Andr?s RomeroDemocrat
12Patricio RuilobaDemocrat
13Patricia Roybal CaballeroDemocrat
14Miguel GarciaDemocrat
26Georgene LouisDemocrat
29Joy GarrattDemocrat
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87121 New Mexico State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
11Linda M. LopezDemocrat
14Michael PadillaDemocrat
23Sander RueRepublican
26Jacob CandelariaDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$136210
Average Real Estate Sale Price$123721
Current Unemployment Level 7.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWk - Cold Desert Climate
Ecoregion 22m - Albuquerque Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 87121 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21253137465562615240292140
Avg Max Temp (°F)49566371809092898372584971
Avg Precip (In.).5.42.61.54.62.631.321.741.081.58.519.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Albuquerque, NM
CBSA Type87121
CBSA Population886814
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours