How do people from Albuquerque feel about the term ‘Burque’?
Well…they’re pretty divided.
According to a Quality of Life survey commissioned by the city, 35 percent of Albuquerque citizens feel neutral about “Burque,” which many feel represents city pride.
Twenty-eight percent feel favorable and 28 percent, unfavorable.
The name was less popular in the Northeast Heights, and most popular in the North Valley, downtown and westside.