Albuquerque is located close to the center of New Mexico. Albuquerque is between the Bernalillo, Sandoval county. Albuquerque has 187.73 square miles of land area and 1.82 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Albuquerque population is 553,576, which has grown 23.40% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 14.35% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Albuquerque median household income is $47,413 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 23.88% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 31.74% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Albuquerque median house value is $185,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 45.06% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 47.36% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Albuquerque is better than the state average in quality. The Albuquerque area code is 505.