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Albuquerque New Mexico Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Albuquerque New Mexico metro area was $50,954 in 2016, the latest figures available. Albuquerque median household income is $4,206 higher than the median New Mexico household income and $6,663 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Albuquerque median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Albuquerque are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Albuquerque New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
New Mexico $46,748 +1.73% +3.41%
Albuquerque $50,954 +2.82% +2.27%

Trends in Albuquerque, NM Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Albuquerque is $50,954. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $53,329 and is now $2,375 (4.45%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,038 in 2011, real median household income for Albuquerque has now grown by $2,916 (6.07%).

Real Median Household Income: Albuquerque, New Mexico, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Albuquerque

Date US New Mexico Albuquerque
2016 $57,617 $46,748 $50,954
2015 $56,480 $45,955 $49,555
2014 $54,398 $45,422 $48,238
2013 $53,838 $45,206 $49,825
2012 $53,701 $44,488 $48,844
2011 $53,879 $44,769 $48,038
2010 $55,093 $46,334 $52,161
2009 $56,180 $48,133 $52,380
2008 $58,000 $48,501 $52,615
2007 $58,736 $47,984 $52,468
2006 $57,677 $48,365 $53,329
2005 $56,832 $46,078 $52,933

Albuquerque Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Albuquerque was $61,838 in 2016. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Albuquerque median family income is $5,036 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Albuquerque will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Albuquerque New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
New Mexico $56,802 -0.20% +1.03%
Albuquerque $61,838 -1.02% +0.04%

Trends in Albuquerque, NM Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Albuquerque is $61,838. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $68,066 and is now $6,228 (9.15%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,968 in 2012, real median family income for Albuquerque has now grown by $2,870 (4.87%).

Real Median Family Income: Albuquerque, New Mexico, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Albuquerque

Date US New Mexico Albuquerque
2016 $71,062 $56,802 $61,838
2015 $69,122 $56,917 $62,475
2014 $66,820 $55,460 $60,836
2013 $65,977 $56,224 $61,812
2012 $65,363 $53,783 $58,968
2011 $65,564 $55,204 $59,308
2010 $66,721 $56,165 $65,124
2009 $68,329 $58,163 $63,024
2008 $70,638 $58,159 $68,066
2007 $70,813 $57,483 $64,368
2006 $69,670 $57,377 $65,611
2005 $68,618 $54,196 $65,394

Albuquerque Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Albuquerque was $27,324 in 2016. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Albuquerque median per capita income is $2,178 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Albuquerque will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Albuquerque New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
New Mexico $25,146 +1.82% +4.59%
Albuquerque $27,324 +2.41% +4.37%

Trends in Albuquerque, NM Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Albuquerque is $27,324. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $28,877 and is now $1,553 (5.38%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,047 in 2012, real per capita income for Albuquerque has now grown by $1,277 (4.90%).

Real Per Capita Income: Albuquerque, New Mexico, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Albuquerque

Date US New Mexico Albuquerque
2016 $31,128 $25,146 $27,324
2015 $30,358 $24,696 $26,680
2014 $29,288 $24,010 $26,086
2013 $29,041 $24,043 $26,179
2012 $28,558 $23,912 $26,047
2011 $28,494 $24,356 $26,327
2010 $28,687 $24,384 $27,569
2009 $29,542 $24,796 $27,420
2008 $30,755 $25,749 $28,404
2007 $30,894 $25,261 $27,858
2006 $30,078 $24,895 $28,254
2005 $30,768 $25,561 $28,877