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ZIP Code 87123

Primary City:Albuquerque, NM (View All Cities)
County: Bernalillo County
Timezone: Mountain (5:20pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.05, -106.48
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87123

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87123. 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 87123. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87123, 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 87123 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87123 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 87123 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87123 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,468
Population Density 1,198 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,503
Median Home Value $170,100
Land Area 34.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,369
Median Household Income $44,159

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5851,3981,2361,3151,3841,5431,3751,2231,2421,3871,4321,2761,177859600484316224
Female1,5091,4041,2761,2311,3881,5701,4771,3101,3221,4831,5281,4291,288944735633458427
Total3,0942,8022,5122,5462,7723,1132,8522,5332,5642,8702,9602,7052,4651,8031,3351,117774651

Gender

 Male 20,056 48%
 Female 21,412 52%
Gender

Race

 White 27,663 66.7%
 Black Or African American 1,758 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,280 5.5%
 Asian 1,904 4.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 80 0.2%
 Other Race 5,758 13.9%
 Two Or More Races 2,025 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1961,3521,5852,3082,3911,7131,092354
Renter8071,6211,2591,185807335234130
Total1,0032,9732,8443,4933,1982,0481,326484

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,829 39%
 Single Guardian 3,789 22%
 Singles 5,476 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,275 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,124 70%
 Households with Kids 5,245 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male289320351310292270308278250268252255243218256279236290254271
Female290293295306281287285288263261247258251259235234278249235282
Total579613646616573557593566513529499513494477491513514539489553

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87123 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87123 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 87123 real estate data, the median home value of $170,100 is slightly higher 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 87123. Rentals in 87123 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87123 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,423 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 9 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,561 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,430 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,378 34%
 Households Vacant 1,134 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 578 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 190 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 234 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 391 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,543 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,531 38%
 3+ Bedroom 2,140 32%
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 $44,159 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87123 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 87123 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 13,650 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,263 24%
 No Earnings 12,008 35%
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 13,650 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,263 24%
 No Earnings 12,008 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,390 90.2%
 Public transportation 494 2.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 92 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 596 3.1%
 Worked at Home 702 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,826 14%
 High School Graduate 6,368 48%
 Associate's degree 1,102 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,080 16%
 Master's degree 1,160 9%
 Professional school degree 333 3%
 Doctorate degree 409 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,716 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 701 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,495 16.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87123

ZIP Code 87123 is in the Abq School of Excellence School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87123.

Abq School of Excellence
13201 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Abq School of Excellence School District
Kennedy Middle School
721 Tomasita NE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Tomasita Elementary
701 Tomasita NE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Manzano Mesa Elementary
801 Elizabeth St SE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Gilbert L Sena Charter High School
69 Hotel Cr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gilbert L Sena Charter Hs School District

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