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ZIP Code 87108

Primary City:Albuquerque, NM (View All Cities)
County: Bernalillo County
Timezone: Mountain (5:14am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.07, -106.58
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87108

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87108. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 87108. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87108, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Albuquerque, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87108 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87108 is located in central New Mexico and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 87108 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87108 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,647
Population Density 6,575 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,935
Median Home Value $159,100
Land Area 5.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,127
Median Household Income $27,207

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5171,3461,0501,1161,7331,7031,5451,3301,3121,3781,3921,2061,022614350321268301
Female1,5781,1721,0081,1861,6671,6561,3291,1801,2631,2691,3421,204910563433400383600
Total3,0952,5182,0582,3023,4003,3592,8742,5102,5752,6472,7342,4101,9321,177783721651901

Gender

 Male 19,504 50%
 Female 19,143 50%
Gender

Race

 White 24,420 63.2%
 Black Or African American 1,913 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,838 7.3%
 Asian 950 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 47 0.1%
 Other Race 6,523 16.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,956 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner825968541,2451,312700562300
Renter1,4262,6522,1942,2731,624645352310
Total1,5083,2483,0483,5182,9361,345914610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,413 26%
 Single Guardian 3,679 21%
 Singles 7,165 42%
 Singles With Roommate 1,870 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,469 73%
 Households with Kids 4,658 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male311301311270294282272244254221220220184205195188203237293286
Female319314339285266254219219214207200214203184193195258222318338
Total630615650555560536491463468428420434387389388383461459611624

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87108 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 87108 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 87108 real estate data, the median home value of $159,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87108. Rentals in 87108 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87108 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,846 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 35 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 443 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 323 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,898 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,753 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,476 61%
 Households Vacant 1,808 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,206 66.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 1.9%
 For Sale Only 125 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 4.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 339 18.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 921 8%
 1 Bedroom 4,212 37%
 2 Bedroom 5,059 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,055 9%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $27,207 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87108 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 87108 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,530 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,070 27%
 No Earnings 11,484 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,530 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,070 27%
 No Earnings 11,484 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,443 83.0%
 Public transportation 784 4.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,302 8.0%
 Worked at Home 654 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,708 22%
 High School Graduate 5,449 45%
 Associate's degree 924 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,704 14%
 Master's degree 804 7%
 Professional school degree 280 2%
 Doctorate degree 262 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,126 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,082 16.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87108

ZIP Code 87108 is in the Albuquerque Public Schools. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87108.

Native American Comm Academy
1100 Cardenas Dr SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Highland Autism Center
4700 Coal SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Emerson Elementary
620 Georgia St SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
La Mesa Elementary
7500 Copper Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Van Buren Middle School
700 Louisiana SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Whittier Elementary
1110 Quincy SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Wilson Middle School
1138 Cardenas SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Zia Elementary
440 Jefferson NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Highland High School
4700 Coal Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Media Arts Collaborative Charter
4401 Central NE Bldg 2
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Media Arts Charter School District
Cesar Chavez Community School
1325 Palomas SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cesar Chavez Community School District
Holy Ghost Catholic School
6201 Ross Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School
7910 Lomas NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Timothy'S Montessori School
211 Jefferson St NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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