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Albuquerque, New Mexico
City
City of Albuquerque
Balloon Fiesta, Downtown Albuquerque Alvarado Center, Sandia Peak Tramway San Felipe de Neri Church, Rio Grande Wetlands
Balloon Fiesta, Downtown Albuquerque
Alvarado Center, Sandia Peak Tramway
San Felipe de Neri Church, Rio Grande Wetlands
Flag of Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Official seal of Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Nicknames: 
ABQ, Burque, The 505, The Duke City, The Q
Location within Bernalillo County
Location within Bernalillo County
Albuquerque is located in New Mexico
Albuquerque
Albuquerque
Location within New Mexico
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Albuquerque is located in the United States
Albuquerque
Albuquerque
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Coordinates: 35°06′39″N 106°36′36″W / 35.11083°N 106.61000°W / 35.11083; -106.61000Coordinates: 35°06′39″N 106°36′36″W / 35.11083°N 106.61000°W / 35.11083; -106.61000
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Bernalillo
Founded 1706 (as Alburquerque)
Incorporated 1891 (as Albuquerque)
Named for Francisco Fernández de la Cueva, Duke of Alburquerque
Government
 • Type Mayor-council government
 • Mayor Tim Keller (D)
 • City Council
Councilors
  • 5 Democrats,
    3 Republicans

    1 Independent
  • Ken Sanchez (D)
  • Diane G. Gibson (D)
  • Isaac Benton (D)
  • Cynthia Borrego (I)
  • Brad Winter (R)
  • Pat Davis (D)
  • Klarissa J. Peña (D)
  • Trudy Jones (R)
  • Don Harris (R)
 • State House
Representatives
  • 13 Democrats,
    11 Republicans
  • G. Andres Romero (D)
  • Javier Martínez (D)
  • Patricio Ruiloba (D)
  • Eleanor Chavez (D)
  • Patricia Roybal Caballero (D)
  • Miguel Garcia (D)
  • Sarah Maestas Barnes (R)
  • Antonio Maestas (D)
  • Deborah Armstrong (D)
  • Gail Chasey (D)
  • Sheryl M. Williams-Stapleton (D)
  • Jim Dines (R)
  • Stephanie Maez (D)
  • James Smith (R)
  • Paul Pacheco (R)
  • Conrad James (R)
  • Christine Trujillo (D)
  • Georgene Louis (D)
  • Larry Larranaga (R)
  • Jimmie C. Hall (R)
  • David Adkins (R)
  • Nathaniel Gentry (R)
  • William Rehm (R)
  • Monica Youngblood (R)
 • State Senate
State senators
  • 7 Republicans,
    6 Democrats
  • John Ryan (R)
  • Linda Lopez (D)
  • Jerry Ortiz y Pino (D)
  • Dede Feldman (D)
  • Eric Griego (D)
  • H. Diane Snyder (R)
  • Cisco McSorley (D)
  • Mark Boitano (R)
  • Sue Wilson Beffort (R)
  • William H. Payne (R)
  • Kent L. Cravens (R)
  • Joseph J. Carraro (R)
  • Bernadette Sanchez (D)
 • U.S. House
Representative
  • Deb Haaland (D)
Area
 • City 189.5 sq mi (490.9 km2)
 • Land 187.7 sq mi (486.2 km2)
 • Water 1.8 sq mi (4.7 km2)
Elevation
5,312 ft (1,619.1 m)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • City 545,852
 • Estimate 
(2017)[2]
558,545
 • Rank US: 32nd
 • Density 2,900/sq mi (1,100/km2)
 • Metro
915,927 (60th)
1,171,991 (Albuquerque–Santa Fe–Las Vegas CSA)
 • Ethnicities[3]
69.7% White
4.6% Multiracial
4.6% American Indian
3.3% Black
2.6% Asian
46.7% Hispanic
Demonyms Albuquerquean,
Burqueño[4]
Time zone UTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)
ZIP Codes
87101–87125, 87131,
87151, 87153, 87154,
87158, 87174, 87176,
87181, 87184, 87185,
87187, 87190–87199
Area codes 505, 575
FIPS code 35-02000
GNIS feature ID 0928679
Primary Airport Albuquerque International Sunport
ABQ (Major/International)
Secondary Airport Double Eagle II Airport-
KAEG (Public)
Website www.cabq.gov Edit this at Wikidata