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Living in Albuquerque

Albuquerque is the 27th most walkable large city in the US with 545,852 residents.

Albuquerque has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Albuquerque neighborhoods are Downtown, Huning Highland Historic District and University Heights.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of Highway Walkway in Albuquerque

Highway Walkway

Photo of Copper Square in Albuquerque

Copper Square

Most errands require a car in Albuquerque.

Albuquerque is the 27th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 42.

Albuquerque Apartments for Rent

View all Albuquerque apartments on a map. The average rent is $825 and the average home price is $206,750.

Rental info for Citadel Apts in the Albuquerque area
from $550
Studio
Walk Score 26
Rental info for Silver Moon Lodge in the Albuquerque area
from $623
Studio
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Monterra Apartment Homes in the Albuquerque area
from $673
1 bed
Walk Score 63
Rental info for Puerta del Sol Apts in the Albuquerque area
from $555
1 bed
Walk Score 48
Rental info for Los Altos Towers Apts in the Albuquerque area
from $565
Studio
Walk Score 35
Rental info for Candelaria Heights in the Albuquerque area
$699
2 bed
Walk Score 64
Rental info for Monterey Manor Apt Homes in the Albuquerque area
from $519
1 bed
Walk Score 70
Rental info for Ladera Vista Apartments in the Albuquerque area
from $749
1 bed
Walk Score 49

To view Albuquerque homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Albuquerque Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 84 53 80 2,300
2 Huning Highland Historic District 84 56 89 1,247
3 University Heights 81 49 96 2,367
4 Nob Hill 80 48 91 4,770
5 Highland Business 78 45 80 2,077
6 Inez 77 35 79 1,022
7 Silver Hill 77 49 95 2,275
8 Barelas 76 46 83 3,354
9 Fair West 76 46 69 1,785
10 Zuni 75 40 84 551
11 Sycamore 75 52 87 1,019
12 South San Pedro 71 43 71 8,922
13 Montogmery Park 71 39 73 999
14 Fair Heights 71 38 72 990
15 Wells Park 68 45 67 1,340
16 Jeanne Bellamah East 68 32 53 1,152
17 Matheson Park 67 30 74 1,543
18 Huning Castle 66 41 92 1,057
19 Snow Heights 66 32 80 1,980
20 Enchanted Park 66 29 73 1,436
21 Conchas Park 65 31 58 1,375
22 Bel-Air 65 35 60 2,705
23 North Easterns 65 31 72 2,920
24 Sawmill Area 64 41 79 785
25 Alvarado Park 64 38 75 1,327
26 Quigley Park 64 38 62 1,667
27 Candelmen 64 30 64 1,667
28 Parkland Hills 64 39 74 2,778
29 Spruce Park 64 51 78 639
30 South Broadway 63 31 72 3,937
31 Hoffmantown 63 31 57 1,475
32 Uptown 62 40 77 4,845
33 Sombra Del Monte 62 33 65 831
34 Boyds-Leslie Park 61 37 60 585
35 Alamosa 60 37 56 4,479
36 Monkbridge Gardens 60 28 61 1,679
37 Indian Moon 60 28 74 1,341
38 Jackson Area 59 28 73 1,135
39 Stardust Skies North 59 34 62 528
40 San Gabriel 58 31 60 1,338
41 Princess Jeanne 58 31 56 2,411
42 Mesa Airriba 58 28 59 2,042
43 La Mesa 57 44 53 7,827
44 La Reina De Los Altos 57 28 59 1,680
45 Hodgin 57 37 65 6,021
46 Summit Park 57 36 78 2,481
47 Trumbull Village 56 43 51 10,012
48 Mesa Village 56 32 57 2,352
49 Southeast Heights 56 30 72 2,771
50 Crestview Bluff 56 32 52 2,127
51 Alta Monte 56 30 74 2,091
52 Elder Homstead 56 37 67 1,819
53 Cielito Lindo 56 31 57 1,254
54 Classic Uptown 56 36 67 1,108
55 Sandia Ridge 56 34 73 1,142
56 West Bluff 55 30 55 1,722
57 Montgomery Heights 55 33 74 1,176
58 Eastridge 54 27 62 889
59 Del Norte 54 35 60 5,690
60 Stardust Skies Park 54 34 68 1,475
61 Osuna Park Inc 54 31 70 2,385
62 Loma Del Rey 54 31 58 2,353
63 Victory Hills 54 30 69 4,120
64 Seven Bar Ranch 53 35 62 2,028
65 South Los Altos 53 42 54 3,848
66 West Mesa 53 33 56 7,137
67 McKinley 52 34 56 3,233
68 La Luz 52 28 62 594
69 Las Terrazas 51 34 58 642
70 Singing Arrow 51 40 62 4,293
71 North Wyoming 51 24 64 4,449
72 West Old Town 50 39 79 2,466
73 Richland Hills 50 31 62 513
74 Jade Park 49 21 62 1,231
75 Academy Acres North 48 26 68 5,969
76 Eisenhower Area 48 26 49 1,590
77 Sandia High School Area 47 30 64 1,421
78 Near North Valley 47 29 61 6,200
79 Towne Park 46 41 62 808
80 Aztec 46 29 56 1,037
81 North Campus 46 35 75 1,612
82 Prospectors Ridge 46 22 49 953
83 East Central Business Park 46 42 74 1,336
84 Arroyo Del Oso North 46 24 67 980
85 Piedras Marcadas 46 29 60 751
86 Jerry Cline Park 45 40 64 1,283
87 Holiday Park 45 26 63 2,817
88 Pat Hurley 45 37 54 1,591
89 S Y Jackson 45 31 52 2,804
90 Eldorado Heights 45 32 51 2,606
91 Trails at Seven Bar Ranch 44 34 59 937
92 Bear Canyon 44 23 63 1,925
93 Rancho Sereno 44 35 56 1,141
94 Vineyard Estates 44 26 51 1,156
95 Santa Barbara-Martineztown 42 40 63 2,378
96 Renaissance 42 33 65 714
97 Netherwood Park 42 31 84 1,533
98 Heritage Hills 42 24 56 2,391
99 Clayton Heights-Lomas Del Cielo 41 29 73 2,289
100 North Domingo Baca 40 27 61 1,213
101 Grandview Heights 40 29 52 1,037
102 Albuquerque Meadows 40 28 65 557
103 Academy Hills Park 39 26 45 2,757
104 Peppertree-Royal Oak 39 22 57 1,434
105 La Sala Grande 38 29 55 945
106 Oso Grande 38 28 57 1,465
107 Manzano Mesa 37 30 78 949
108 Los Volcanes 37 27 58 3,468
109 Vista Grande 36 33 52 867
110 Eagle Ranch 36 34 45 1,728
111 Panorama Heights 35 26 56 2,383
112 Los Poblanos 35 33 53 764
113 Northridge 35 31 68 501
114 Academy Ridge East 35 25 40 882
115 Cherry Hills 35 24 57 1,043
116 Onate 34 27 62 1,289
117 Wildflower Area 34 23 49 808
118 Los Duranes 34 17 54 1,921
119 Highlands North 34 33 62 642
120 John B. Robert 34 23 55 1,366
121 S.r. Marmon 34 25 58 5,007
122 Supper Rock 34 33 51 2,420
123 Glenwood Hills 34 29 47 2,326
124 Heritage East 33 21 56 3,151
125 Skies West 33 22 56 3,884
126 Mirabella 32 37 76 1,746
127 Nor Este 32 26 56 5,100
128 Kirtland Community 31 28 64 1,065
129 Academy Estates East 31 26 57 999
130 Four Hills Mhp 31 35 66 1,602
131 Foothill Estates 31 39 56 1,169
132 Skyview West 30 42 58 1,238
133 Cottonwood Heights 30 36 50 1,768
134 Alban Hills 29 31 55 4,372
135 Chelwood Vista 29 31 53 2,202
136 Los Griegos 29 24 56 3,194
137 Taylor Ranch 28 26 55 17,845
138 Rio Grande Blvd 28 20 60 2,650
139 Paradise Terrace 25 30 47 703
140 City View Estates 24 28 51 1,146
141 Embudo Canyon 24 23 52 2,955
142 Thomas Village 24 14 53 684
143 La Luz Del Sol 24 33 51 646
144 Glenwood Hills South Casa Grande 23 28 52 1,608
145 Antelope Run 23 21 45 710
146 Paradise Hills Civic 23 21 44 15,641
147 Ventana Ranch 23 11 56 10,506
148 Las Lomita 23 12 50 556
149 Coors Trail 20 32 54 502
150 Seven Bar North 20 31 44 2,088
151 Kachina Hills 20 25 59 859
152 Tuscany 19 25 47 1,851
153 Parkway 19 4 53 3,528
154 Westgate Vecinos 17 26 55 5,144
155 Willow Wood 17 25 65 954
156 Quaker Heights 17 30 56 604
157 Stonebridge Pointe 16 27 49 2,252
158 Vista Del Norte Alliance 16 18 59 3,856
159 Encanto Village Hoa 15 39 55 810
160 Desert Spring Flower 15 26 56 517
161 High Desert 15 13 56 3,821
162 Cibola 14 26 55 1,239
163 Tierra Oeste 14 7 46 2,730
164 Laurelwoods 14 15 52 2,849
165 Tanoan East 14 24 33 1,556
166 Ladera West 12 15 48 3,911
167 Alvarado Gardens 10 14 58 796
168 Seville 10 11 46 2,358
169 Tanoan Comm 9 25 43 1,351
170 Quintessence 9 19 53 1,519
171 Vista Del Mundo 8 24 44 1,291
172 Juan Tabo Hills 5 4 44 1,098
173 Four Hills Village 2 6 35 2,951

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,492 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Albuquerque.

People in Albuquerque can walk to an average of 1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Satellite Coffee in Albuquerque

Satellite Coffee

Photo of Annapurna's World Vegetarian Cafe in Albuquerque

Annapurna's World Vegetarian Cafe

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thumbnail for Highway WalkwayTo get to the park and other activities on the other side if the freeway, just use this handy walkway. A lot of for traffic and cyclists use this daily.

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on Highway Walkway

Transit Score of Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Albuquerque apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Albuquerque has some public transportation and about 38 bus lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Albuquerque on public transit.

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Albuquerque has about 5 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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Tramway Corridor Pedestrian Bridges

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Great Harvest Bread Albuquerque

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Flying Star Cafe

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Applebee's

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Babies"R"Us

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Circle K

Bike Score of Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Roosevelt Park

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Erna Fergusson Public Library

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Central @ Cornell

Photo of Kit Carson Park in Albuquerque

Kit Carson Park

Photo of Old Town Farm & Bike In Coffee in Albuquerque

Old Town Farm & Bike In Coffee

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Hidden Park

thumbnail for Satellite CoffeeLocal coffee shop. Many students do most of their studying here.

Alexandra B
on Satellite Coffee

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Bricklight District

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Peace And Justice Center

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Neighborhood

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Milne Stadium

thumbnail for Roosevelt ParkLots of people come here with their dogs. There is lots of room for everyone to run, play, or just relax.

Alexandra B
on Roosevelt Park

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City Bus

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Neighborhood View

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Neighborhood View

thumbnail for Central @ CornellThis bus route is along the famous Route 66 road.

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on Central @ Cornell

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