Albuquerque, NM uses one area code which is area code 505. Area code 505 was the original area code assigned to the entire state of New Mexico, including Gallup, NM when it was implemented in 1947.
In addition to Albuquerque, NM area code 505 serves northwest New Mexico and a portion of the central New Mexico, including the larger cities and communities of Albuquerque, Espanola, Farmington, Gallup, Los Lunas, Rio Rancho, Santa Fe, and South Valley in addition to many smaller communities.
Albuquerque, NM is located in Bernalillo County and observes the Mountain Time Zone. View our Times by Area Code tool.