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Albuquerque (zip 87121), New Mexico   Add Favorite    0 Reviews | Review This Place

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What Bert Has To Say About Albuquerque Metro Area

Albuquerque, located at the crossroads of the state’s travel routes, is the largest city in New Mexico. Clear, sunny, dry days; an attractive mountain landscape; and a mostly healthy economy attract new residents from around the country. Not only is the physical climate excellent, but the area also has a favorable tax climate, and the state’s fiscal health is among the best in the country. The area is a center for the high-tech industry and especially research-oriented activities, centered on the giant Sandia Laboratories nuclear research facility south of town. There are over 100 mostly small- and medium-size tech related companies, and the area has experienced some vulnerability to tech industry economic cycles.


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City: Albuquerque
Zip Codes: Albuquerque (zip 87121)
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5314 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Albuquerque

    The unemployment rate in Albuquerque (zip 87121) is 5.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Albuquerque (zip 87121) jobs have Increased by 0.26 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Albuquerque (zip 87121)'s cost of living is 10.70% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Albuquerque (zip 87121)'s Cost of Living
    Albuquerque (zip 87121)'s population is 77,052 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 236.91 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Albuquerque (zip 87121) is $120,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -4.36%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Albuquerque (zip 87121) public schools spend $10,228 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Albuquerque (zip 87121). Learn more...

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