StatisticSanta BarbaraAlbuquerqueNew Mexico
Population density (sq mi)1,0962,97517
Median age32.436.037.2
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%46%42%
Speak Englishn/a71%65%
Speak Spanishn/a24%28%

Key findings

  • The population density in Santa Barbara is 63% lower than Albuquerque
  • The median age in Santa Barbara is 10% lower than Albuquerque
  • In Santa Barbara 64.24% of the population is White
  • In Santa Barbara 4.50% of the population is Black
  • In Santa Barbara 1.08% of the population is Asian

Compare Albuquerque, NM Demographics


      Santa Barbara population breakdown by race

      RaceSanta BarbaraAlbuquerqueNew Mexico
      American Indian7.31%4.45%9.28%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.11%0.06%
      Mixed race4.79%4.38%3.26%
      Other race18.09%13.12%10.49%
      In Santa Barbara, 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

      Santa Barbara age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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