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ZIP Code 87106

Post Office City:Albuquerque, NM (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Albuquerque
County: Bernalillo County
Timezone: Mountain (8:03pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.06, -106.60
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87106

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 87106. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 87106 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Albuquerque, NM
Acceptable:
Unm

Stats and Demographics for the 87106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87106 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 87106 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87106 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Albuquerque, NM households.

Population 27,013
Population Density 2,557 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,078
Median Home Value $232,000
Land Area 10.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,022
Median Household Income $33,240

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 29


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57107041,414
5-96275511,178
10-145295231,052
15-191,3491,5662,915
20-242,3782,2424,620
25-291,6491,4523,101
30-341,1039622,065
35-398007261,526
40-446966131,309
45-497016801,381
50-547447221,466
55-597247931,517
60-645665951,161
65-69353394747
70-74213274487
75-79170229399
80-84131184315
85 Plus118242360

Gender

 Male 13,561 50%
 Female 13,452 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,826 69.7%
 Black Or African American 1,112 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,423 5.3%
 Asian 1,082 4.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1%
 Other Race 3,226 11.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,322 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24922,0082,100
25-344202,5302,950
35-446341,0751,709
45-549059101,815
55-641,1516231,774
65-74596249845
75-84394139533
85 Plus21680296

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,897 24%
 Single Guardian 1,954 16%
 Singles 5,056 42%
 Singles With Roommate 2,115 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,601 80%
 Households with Kids 2,421 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1158128286
2134136270
3156141297
4135148283
5133113246
6121119240
711899217
8125100225
9130120250
10115116231
11125118243
1295107202
139192183
1410390193
1592102194
169365158
17127125252
18411466877
196268081,434
206025881,190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87106 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 87106 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 87106 real estate data, the median home value of $232,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87106. Rentals in 87106 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 87106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,356 90.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 35 0.1%
 College Student Housing 2,425 9.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 191 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,952 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,456 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,614 58%
 Households Vacant 1,056 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 558 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Sale Only 93 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 107 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 241 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 725 10%
 1 Bedroom 2,419 34%
 2 Bedroom 2,800 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,156 16%
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 $33,240 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87106 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. 87106 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 87106 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 8,067 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,593 35%
 No Earnings 6,067 28%
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 8,067 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,593 35%
 No Earnings 6,067 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,814 73.3%
 Public transportation 220 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 90 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,720 20.3%
 Worked at Home 545 4.1%
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 1,397 9%
 High School Graduate 5,495 35%
 Associate's degree 968 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,896 25%
 Master's degree 2,387 15%
 Professional school degree 876 6%
 Doctorate degree 795 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,710 77.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 449 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87106

ZIP Code 87106 is in the following school districts: International School at Mesa Del Sol School District, Tierra Adentro School District, Albuquerque Institute of Math & Science School District, Mission Achievement and Success School District, Albuquerque Public Schools, Cien Aguas International School District, Academy of Trades and Tech, and Private. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87106.

International School at Mesa Del Sol
2660 Eastman Crossing SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: International School at Mesa Del Sol School District
Tierra Adentro
1511 Central Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tierra Adentro School District
Albuquerque Institute of Math & Science
933 Bradbury SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Albuquerque Institute of Math & Science School District
Mission Achievement and Success
1718 Yale Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mission Achievement and Success School District
Bandelier Elementary
3309 Pershing SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Jefferson Middle School
712 Girard Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Kirtland Elementary
3530 Gibson Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Lowell Elementary
1700 Sunshine Tr SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Monte Vista Elementary
3211 Monte Vista NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Montezuma Elementary
1616 Richmond NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Cien Aguas International
2000 Randolph SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cien Aguas International School District
Robert F. Kennedy Charter
4300 Blake Rd SW
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
College and Career High School
900 University Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Academy of Trades and Tech
2551 Karsten Ct SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Academy of Trades and Tech
St Charles Borromeo Elementary School
1801 Hazeldine Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Presbyterian Ear Institute
415 Cedar St SE Ste 1
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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