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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is 5.90%, with job growth of 0.26%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.63%.

Albuquerque, New Mexico Taxes
Albuquerque, New Mexico,sales tax rate is 7.19%. Income tax is 4.90%.

Albuquerque, New Mexico Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $26,876, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $47,413.

  ECONOMYAlbuquerque, New MexicoUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.90%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.26%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  34.63%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.19%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.90%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $26,876$28,555
  Household Income  $47,413$53,482
  Family Median Income  $60,276$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  14.71%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  6.19%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  11.44%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.50%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.19%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.61%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.80%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  11.66%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  11.67%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  3.99%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  3.24%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  16.67%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.98%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.00%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  4.90%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  1.96%5.67%
  Healthcare support  0.00%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.00%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  3.92%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.92%4.01%
  Personal care  3.92%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  23.53%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.96%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  15.69%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  22.55%12.09%

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  12/31/2016
Happy in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho after three ye

Technically I live in Rio Rancho -- across the river from Albuquerque but this is essentially one place. I've been here three years and I'm retired and happy. People...

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  11/12/2016
Safe-ish

Albuquerque voted for Hilary in the presidential 2016 election so it's not all bad. The majority of people are either Hispanic or non-white so we're pretty safe. The...

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  9/2/2016
So much wasted beauty

My wife and I came to Albuquerque to retire 3 years ago. We explored the city first to see if it seemed like a good fit. It is a very deceptive city because it's...

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