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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
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.67%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.23%0.61%
  Construction  5.67%6.19%
  Manufacturing  5.12%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.44%2.72%
  Retail trade  11.34%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.56%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.05%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.51%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.79%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  9.70%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.04%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  4.90%4.27%
  Educational services  10.41%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  15.85%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.36%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  9.18%7.44%
  Other services  5.16%4.94%
  Public administration  6.41%4.80%


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Life in Albuquerque

My wife and I lived in Albuquerque for seven years, leaving in June 2017. Overall Albuquerque is not a bad place to live, just not a good one. Truthfully it is... (Read More)



I wouldn't recommend moving to this city

I have lived here for over a year, and I would highly recommend for anyone considering moving here to stay away. The city is rampant with crime, and there are thugs... (Read More)



Very beautiful land, but not much more

Lived in Albuquerque my whole life, it's very beautiful. Mesas to the west, Rio Grande/Bosque in the middle (super beautiful in the fall when the trees turn yellow and... (Read More)



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