StatisticHighlands NorthAlbuquerqueNew Mexico
Population density (sq mi)1,0322,97517
Median age48.136.037.2
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%46%42%
Speak Englishn/a71%65%
Speak Spanishn/a24%28%

Key findings

  • The population density in Highlands North is 65% lower than Albuquerque
  • The median age in Highlands North is 33% higher than Albuquerque
  • In Highlands North 65.67% of the population is White
  • In Highlands North 1.52% of the population is Black
  • In Highlands North 7.77% of the population is Asian

Compare Albuquerque, NM Demographics


      Highlands North population breakdown by race

      RaceHighlands NorthAlbuquerqueNew Mexico
      American Indian10.71%4.45%9.28%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.11%0.06%
      Mixed race10.93%4.38%3.26%
      Other race3.40%13.12%10.49%
      In Highlands North, 47.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Highlands North age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Highlands North, Albuquerque, NM demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).