Map of New Mexico highlighting the Albuquerque metropolitan area.
Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area is a metropolitan area in central New Mexico centered on the city of Albuquerque that covers four counties - Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance, and Valencia. As of the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 887,077. The Albuquerque MSA forms a part of the larger [1 ] Albuquerque – Santa Fe – Las Vegas combined statistical area.
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Mesa del Sol in Albuquerque is planned for 100,000 inhabitants and is New Mexico largest planned development. [2 ]
Demographics [ edit ]
As of the
census of 2000, there were 729,649 people, 281,052 households, and 186,540 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 69.74% [3 ] White, 2.47% African American, 5.53% Native American, 1.64% Asian, 0.10% Pacific Islander, 16.37% from other races, and 4.15% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 41.48% of the population.
The median income for a household in the MSA was $37,071, and the median income for a family was $41,804. Males had a median income of $32,563 versus $24,462 for females. The
per capita income for the MSA was $17,211.
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Albuquerque MSA Estimated Employment (August 2006)
New Mexico Department of Labor 
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