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ZIP Code 87109

Primary City:Albuquerque, NM (View All Cities)
County: Bernalillo County
Timezone: Mountain (5:33am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.15, -106.57
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87109

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87109. 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 87109. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87109, 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 87109 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87109 is located in north 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 87109 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 a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87109 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,432
Population Density 3,997 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,546
Median Home Value $206,100
Land Area 10.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,450
Median Household Income $44,243

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2491,1321,0501,2161,7381,7271,3531,1121,0891,3081,3061,1461,121857623482385308
Female1,1781,1331,0361,2021,8751,6631,2141,0871,1701,4161,5001,4951,3701,063853702605668
Total2,4272,2652,0862,4183,6133,3902,5672,1992,2592,7242,8062,6412,4911,9201,4761,184990976

Gender

 Male 19,202 47%
 Female 21,230 53%
Gender

Race

 White 29,164 72.1%
 Black Or African American 1,282 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,681 6.6%
 Asian 1,022 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 58 0.1%
 Other Race 4,446 11.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,779 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1227891,1382,0282,3861,7921,224448
Renter1,6232,4021,4001,352859427297163
Total1,7453,1912,5383,3803,2452,2191,521611

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,692 36%
 Single Guardian 3,497 19%
 Singles 6,609 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1,652 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,763 75%
 Households with Kids 4,687 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male266251228238238221194248231241207195206201229226235227299354
Female243229242237233241227205227222195216209194184243226248301337
Total509480470475471462421453458463402411415395413469461475600691

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87109 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87109 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 87109 real estate data, the median home value of $206,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87109 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87109 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87109 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,052 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 287 0.7%
 Other Institutional 50 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,633 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,294 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,523 44%
 Households Vacant 1,096 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 623 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 38 3%
 For Sale Only 136 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 163 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 299 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,921 34%
 2 Bedroom 3,496 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,855 22%
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 $44,243 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87109 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 87109 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 14,168 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,195 25%
 No Earnings 11,020 33%
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 14,168 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,195 25%
 No Earnings 11,020 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,661 86.8%
 Public transportation 475 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 70 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,061 5.2%
 Worked at Home 1,073 5.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 707 5%
 High School Graduate 6,627 50%
 Associate's degree 937 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,964 22%
 Master's degree 1,249 9%
 Professional school degree 353 3%
 Doctorate degree 376 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,612 73.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,065 16.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 613 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87109

ZIP Code 87109 is in the Albuquerque Public Schools. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87109.

Corrales International
3821 Singer Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
The Learning Community
4575 San Mateo NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: The Learning Community School District
Arroyo Del Oso Elementary
6504 Harper NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Edmund G Ross Elementary
6700 Palomas NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Dennis Chavez Elementary
7500 Barstow NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Alice King Community School
7109 Capitol Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Helen Cordero Primary
8800 Eucariz SE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Montessori Elementary School
3831 Midway Place NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montessori Elementary School District
New Mexico International School
4261 Balloon Park Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Mexico International School District
Career Academic & Technical Academy
6805 Academy Parkway West NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Nex Gen Academy
5323 Montgomery NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
The Great Academy
6001 San Mateo Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: The Great Academy
Albuquerque Academy
6400 Wyoming Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Evangel Christian Academy
4501 Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Pathways Academy
5651 Jefferson St NE B
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Albuquerque Christian School
7201b Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Solomon Schechter Day School of Albuquerque
5520 Wyoming Blvd NE a
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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