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Living in Albuquerque

Albuquerque is the 28th 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 Huning Highland Historic District, Downtown 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 28th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 40.

Albuquerque Apartments for Rent

View all Albuquerque apartments on a map. The average rent is $799 and the average home price is $186,550.

Rental info for Chelsea Village in the Albuquerque area
from $625
1 bed
Walk Score 69
Rental info for Uptown Square in the Albuquerque area
from $730
1 bed
Walk Score 72
Rental info for The Lido in the Albuquerque area
from $499
1 bed
Walk Score 73
Rental info for The Virginian Apartments in the Albuquerque area
from $499
1 bed
Walk Score 68
Rental info for Mesa Del Oso Condominiums in the Albuquerque area
from $1,035
2 bed
Walk Score 37
Rental info for Candlewood Village Apts in the Albuquerque area
from $649
1 bed
Walk Score 56
Rental info for Spain Townhomes in the Albuquerque area
from $699
2 bed
Walk Score 54
Rental info for Rancho Verde in the Albuquerque area
from $649
1 bed
Walk Score 39

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

Albuquerque Neighborhoods

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1 Huning Highland Historic District 84 56 89 1,247
2 Downtown 80 52 80 2,300
3 University Heights 78 48 96 2,367
4 Inez 78 35 79 1,022
5 Nob Hill 77 47 91 4,770
6 Zuni 76 39 84 551
7 Highland Business 76 46 80 2,077
8 Silver Hill 75 49 95 2,275
9 Sycamore 74 52 87 1,019
10 Montogmery Park 73 38 73 999
11 Fair West 73 46 69 1,785
12 Fair Heights 72 38 72 990
13 Barelas 72 45 83 3,354
14 South San Pedro 69 43 71 8,922
15 Wells Park 69 45 67 1,340
16 Quigley Park 68 38 62 1,667
17 Uptown 67 39 77 4,845
18 Matheson Park 66 30 74 1,543
19 Jeanne Bellamah East 65 32 53 1,152
20 Bel-Air 64 35 60 2,705
21 Enchanted Park 64 29 73 1,436
22 Alvarado Park 64 38 75 1,327
23 North Easterns 64 31 72 2,920
24 Spruce Park 63 51 78 639
25 Conchas Park 63 31 58 1,375
26 Indian Moon 63 28 74 1,341
27 Candelmen 62 30 64 1,667
28 Huning Castle 62 41 92 1,057
29 Snow Heights 62 32 80 1,980
30 Boyds-Leslie Park 60 36 60 585
31 South Broadway 60 31 72 3,937
32 Stardust Skies North 60 33 62 528
33 Jackson Area 60 28 73 1,135
34 Sawmill Area 59 41 79 785
35 Parkland Hills 58 38 74 2,778
36 Alamosa 58 37 56 4,479
37 Hoffmantown 58 31 57 1,475
38 Sombra Del Monte 57 32 65 831
39 Classic Uptown 57 36 67 1,108
40 Elder Homstead 56 36 67 1,819
41 Princess Jeanne 56 31 56 2,411
42 Hodgin 55 36 65 6,021
43 Monkbridge Gardens 55 28 61 1,679
44 Mesa Village 55 31 57 2,352
45 San Gabriel 55 31 60 1,338
46 Osuna Park Inc 54 31 70 2,385
47 Sandia Ridge 54 34 73 1,142
48 Del Norte 54 35 60 5,690
49 La Mesa 54 43 53 7,827
50 Crestview Bluff 54 32 52 2,127
51 Summit Park 54 36 78 2,481
52 Loma Del Rey 54 31 58 2,353
53 Cielito Lindo 54 31 57 1,254
54 Stardust Skies Park 53 33 68 1,475
55 Alta Monte 53 30 74 2,091
56 La Reina De Los Altos 53 28 59 1,680
57 Victory Hills 52 30 69 4,120
58 South Los Altos 52 42 54 3,848
59 Mesa Airriba 52 28 59 2,042
60 La Luz 52 28 62 594
61 West Mesa 52 32 56 7,137
62 Seven Bar Ranch 51 34 62 2,028
63 McKinley 51 33 56 3,233
64 East Central Business Park 50 41 74 1,336
65 Southeast Heights 50 30 72 2,771
66 West Bluff 50 9 55 1,722
67 Trumbull Village 49 42 51 10,012
68 Sandia High School Area 48 30 64 1,421
69 Academy Acres North 48 26 68 5,969
70 Trails at Seven Bar Ranch 48 33 59 937
71 Eastridge 48 27 62 889
72 Singing Arrow 47 40 62 4,293
73 North Wyoming 47 24 64 4,449
74 Jerry Cline Park 47 39 64 1,283
75 Jade Park 47 21 62 1,231
76 Near North Valley 46 29 61 6,200
77 Holiday Park 45 26 63 2,817
78 Montgomery Heights 45 32 74 1,176
79 Arroyo Del Oso North 45 24 67 980
80 Santa Barbara-Martineztown 44 40 63 2,378
81 Bear Canyon 44 23 63 1,925
82 Eisenhower Area 44 26 49 1,590
83 Aztec 44 29 56 1,037
84 Pat Hurley 43 37 54 1,591
85 North Campus 43 34 75 1,612
86 Prospectors Ridge 43 22 49 953
87 Eldorado Heights 42 32 51 2,606
88 Towne Park 42 41 62 808
89 Albuquerque Meadows 42 28 65 557
90 S Y Jackson 42 31 52 2,804
91 Richland Hills 41 30 62 513
92 West Old Town 41 33 79 2,466
93 Clayton Heights-Lomas Del Cielo 41 29 73 2,289
94 Piedras Marcadas 41 28 60 751
95 Las Terrazas 41 31 58 642
96 Heritage Hills 40 24 56 2,391
97 Renaissance 39 32 65 714
98 Eagle Ranch 39 33 45 1,728
99 Netherwood Park 38 31 84 1,533
100 La Sala Grande 38 29 55 945
101 Grandview Heights 38 29 52 1,037
102 Mirabella 38 36 76 1,746
103 North Domingo Baca 37 27 61 1,213
104 Northridge 37 31 68 501
105 Vista Grande 36 16 52 867
106 Onate 36 27 62 1,289
107 Manzano Mesa 36 30 78 949
108 Peppertree-Royal Oak 35 22 57 1,434
109 Rancho Sereno 34 34 56 1,141
110 Los Volcanes 34 23 58 3,468
111 Los Poblanos 34 32 53 764
112 Academy Hills Park 33 26 45 2,757
113 Heritage East 32 21 56 3,151
114 Panorama Heights 32 25 56 2,383
115 Four Hills Mhp 32 33 66 1,602
116 Cherry Hills 32 24 57 1,043
117 Highlands North 32 33 62 642
118 Oso Grande 32 28 57 1,465
119 John B. Robert 31 23 55 1,366
120 Academy Ridge East 31 25 40 882
121 Skies West 31 2 56 3,884
122 Wildflower Area 31 23 49 808
123 Skyview West 30 42 58 1,238
124 Academy Estates East 30 26 57 999
125 Kirtland Community 30 28 64 1,065
126 Vineyard Estates 29 26 51 1,156
127 Los Duranes 29 10 54 1,921
128 Los Griegos 28 23 56 3,194
129 Taylor Ranch 28 25 55 17,845
130 Foothill Estates 27 38 56 1,169
131 Supper Rock 27 33 51 2,420
132 Nor Este 27 22 56 5,100
133 Rio Grande Blvd 27 19 60 2,650
134 S.r. Marmon 27 25 58 5,007
135 Antelope Run 26 13 45 710
136 Chelwood Vista 25 31 53 2,202
137 Alban Hills 25 30 55 4,372
138 Cottonwood Heights 25 35 50 1,768
139 Glenwood Hills 25 29 47 2,326
140 Thomas Village 24 2 53 684
141 Paradise Hills Civic 23 19 44 15,641
142 Embudo Canyon 23 23 52 2,955
143 La Luz Del Sol 22 33 51 646
144 Glenwood Hills South Casa Grande 22 28 52 1,608
145 Las Lomita 22 12 50 556
146 Paradise Terrace 21 29 47 703
147 Westgate Vecinos 21 26 55 5,144
148 Willow Wood 21 25 65 954
149 Kachina Hills 21 25 59 859
150 City View Estates 20 28 51 1,146
151 Tuscany 19 22 47 1,851
152 Seven Bar North 19 31 44 2,088
153 Desert Spring Flower 18 26 56 517
154 Ventana Ranch 18 10 56 10,506
155 Cibola 18 26 55 1,239
156 Stonebridge Pointe 17 27 49 2,252
157 Quaker Heights 16 30 56 604
158 Parkway 16 1 53 3,528
159 Encanto Village Hoa 15 39 55 810
160 High Desert 14 12 56 3,821
161 Coors Trail 13 25 54 502
162 Vista Del Norte Alliance 12 15 59 3,856
163 Seville 12 4 46 2,358
164 Ladera West 12 15 48 3,911
165 Alvarado Gardens 11 3 58 796
166 Quintessence 10 19 53 1,519
167 Tanoan East 10 18 33 1,556
168 Tierra Oeste 10 5 46 2,730
169 Laurelwoods 8 12 52 2,849
170 Vista Del Mundo 8 24 44 1,291
171 Tanoan Comm 8 25 43 1,351
172 Juan Tabo Hills 5 1 44 1,098
173 Four Hills Village 2 0 35 2,951

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,385 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.

icon for car shares in Albuquerque

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

Photo of Central @ Cornell in Albuquerque

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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