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The average one-way commute in Albuquerque, New Mexico, takes 21 minutes. 79% of commuters drive their own car alone. 10% carpool with others. 2% take mass transit and 4% work from home.

  TRANSPORTATIONAlbuquerque, New MexicoUnited States
  Commute Time  21.3925.44
  Auto (alone)  79.39%76.14%
  Carpool  10.15%10.03%
  Mass Transit  1.98%4.98%
  Bicycle  1.31%0.56%
  Walk  2.02%2.82%
  Work at Home  3.97%4.27%
  Commute Less Than 5 min.  2.17%3.28%
  Commute 6 to 9 min.  9.03%10.37%
  Commute 10 to 14 min.  15.70%14.42%
  Commute 15 to 19 min.  21.61%15.52%
  Commute 20 to 24 min.  21.13%14.78%
  Commute 25 to 29 min.  6.84%6.08%
  Commute 30 to 34 min.  13.12%13.58%
  Commute 35 to 39 min.  1.60%2.73%
  Commute 40 to 44 min.  1.79%3.65%
  Commute 45 to 59 min.  3.23%7.52%
  Commute 60 to 89 min.  2.18%5.56%
  Commute greater than 90 min.  1.60%2.51%


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