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The city of Albuquerque, NM has a population of 553,576 and a population density of 2,942 people per square mile. There are a total of 227 Albuquerque, NM neighborhoods. The neighborhood with the highest Livability Score is John Robert and the largest neighhorhood by population is Westgate Hts. The Albuquerque, NM neighborhood map is a great way to see which neighborhoods have a higher Livability Score compared to those with a lower Livability Score.

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Some Top Rated Neighborhoods In Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque is a popular spot for singles and families alike to settle down. Aside from being the largest city, Albuquerque is also the most populated city in New Mexico. With a modern downtown and the historic Old Town dating back to 1706, you will always find something new and interesting to do. The city is home to some great attractions, such as the University of New Mexico, Petroglyph National Monument and the Sandia Mountains. If you have time you can even stop by the International Balloon Fiesta, the world's largest hot air balloon gathering right in Albuquerque.

Heritage East

This neighborhood is perfect for families, with great housing choices, high-ranked schools and plenty of fun amenities nearby. One popular option is the Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque, a fun museum with over 250 interactive exhibits. Not just for kids, the Explora even hosts special adult nights on occasion. If you're interested in learning more about the neighborhood, check out the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, where you can check out artifacts and learn about the local Native American history. There are many fun destinations in this neighborhood as well, including the Sandia Peak Tramway, Rio Grande Botanic Garden and the Albuquerque Biological Park. There are plenty of public transit stops around the neighborhood too, making it easy and convenient to get downtown or anywhere else you need to go.

John Robert

This neighborhood is another perfect destination for families, with plenty of career opportunities and various housing options. There are over 15 public transit stops across the neighborhood, making it easy to get downtown at any time. Many neighborhood residents even commute downtown for work during the day. If you're interested in staying in shape there are several fitness centers, including Hot Yoga Fusion, Planet Fitness and ABQ Mobile Fitness. There are lots of shopping opportunities and great restaurants in the area as well. Savoy Bar and Grill, Smith's and Howie's Sports Page are favorites among locals. If you're looking for a great outdoor area to relax there are plenty of parks in the area, such as Hahn Park and Sunset Canyon Park.

Bear Canyon

With lots of local amenities, great sunny weather and exceptional public schools, Bear Canyon is the ideal neighborhood for budding families and retirees alike. There are plenty of housing options available to fit your needs, from a studio apartment all the way up a whole house. There are also plenty of markets and shopping opportunities in the area, from Albertsons Bakery to the Walmart Supercenter. You'll never have to travel far to find what you need. If you want to get downtown there are over 20 public transit stops in the neighborhood. If you're looking for some new places to eat, you should check out Monroe's Restaurant, 5 Star Burgers and Rising Star Chinese Eatery. If you want to get in touch with nature there are also several popular parks in the area, such as Arroyo del Oso Park and Sister Cities Park.