Skip directly to searchSkip directly to the site navigationSkip directly to the page's main content

Bernalillo County Health Highlights Report Introduction

map of New Mexico showing county highlighted County Administrative Offices:
One Civic Plaza NW 6th Floor, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Mailing address: PO Box 542, Albuquerque, NM 87103-0542
Phone: (505) 243-8683 - Fax: 468-1294

Communities: Albuquerque, Carnuel, Cedar Crest, Chilili, Isleta Pueblo, Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, North Valley, South Valley, Tijeras
Select a different county:

Quick Facts

New Mexico
County Seat Albuquerque
Population (July 1, 2015) 679,810 2,099,856
% New Mexico Population 32.37% 100%
Land Area (Square miles) 1160.8 121,298
Persons per Sq. Mile (2015) 585.6 17.3
Resident Live Births (2015) 7,832 25,730
Deaths of NM Residents (2015) 5,495 17,687
Households (2011-2015) 287,054 909,565
You can find more Bernalillo County Quick Facts on the US Census Bureau website.


View Larger Map

Leading Causes of Death

graph with 10 leading causes of death in New Mexico, county and state crude rates
Age-adjusted to the U.S. 2000 population.
Source: New Mexico Death Certificate Database, Office of Vital
Records and Health Statistics, New Mexico Department of Health.
Retrieved from New Mexico Department of Health, NM-IBIS website,, on 2/16/2017.

This report is possible because of the work of all the NMDOH Data Stewards who maintain our health datasets, the NMDOH Indicator Report Authors and Editors who create and maintain the NM-IBIS indicator reports on which this report is based, and the people of New Mexico who support their efforts.
The information provided above is from the New Mexico Department of Health's NM-IBIS web site ( The information published on this website may be reproduced without permission. Please use the following citation: "Retrieved Sun, 28 November 2021 from New Mexico Department of Health, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health Web site:".

Content updated: Fri, 21 Jun 2019 11:52:53 MDT