Do you like your neighborhood?
Is it friendly, and where everyone knows their neighbors?
No matter if you live in the sticks or in an apartment building in downtown El Paso, you have a little pocket that you can call home. And each neighborhood is different.
Smaller neighborhoods usually have obvious benefits — less crime, a slower pace of life, and a lower cost of living. But not all El Paso neighborhoods are created equal. Some are better than others. But which ones?
Instead of relying on public opinion and speculation, we wanted to get the facts straight and find out which neighborhoods in El Paso are the best. If you’re in one of the places we’re about to highlight, odds are you know you’ve got it made.
Here are the best neighborhoods in El Paso for 2019:
- Zach White (Homes)
- Mission Hills (Homes)
- Album Park (Homes)
- La Colonia Escondida (Homes)
- Willow Bend One (Homes)
- Mountain Arroyos (Homes)
- Silver Springs Village (Homes)
- East Side (Homes)
- North Hills (Homes)
- Rim Area (Homes)
So what’s the best neighborhood to live in El Paso for 2019? According to the most recent census data, Zach White looks to be the best El Paso neighborhood to live in.
Read on to see how we determined the places around El Paso that deserve a little bragging rights or maybe you’re interested in the worst neighborhoods in El Paso.
Once you’re done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from best to worst.
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How we determined the best El Paso hoods in 2019
In order to rank the best neighborhoods in El Paso, we had to determine what criteria defines a “best”.
- High incomes
- Low unemployment rates
- Low crime
- High home prices
- High population densities (A proxy for things to do)
We then ranked each neighborhood with scores from 1 to 50 in each category, where 1 was the best.
Next, we averaged the rankings for each neighborhood to create a best neighborhood index.
And finally, we crowned the neighborhood with the lowest best neighborhood index the “Best City Neighborhood In El Paso.” We’re lookin’ at you, Zach White.
Read on below to learn more about what it’s like to live in the best places El Paso, Texas has to offer. Or skip to the end to see the list of all the neighborhoods in the city from best to worst.
East El Paso is an area of El Paso, Texas, United States, that is located north of Interstate 10, east of Airway Blvd., and south of Montana Ave. East El Paso is the fastest growing area of town. With a population of over 150,000, east El Paso is also the largest area of town. Its neighborhoods are mainly middle-class, but east El Paso does have a considerable number of affluent neighborhoods. East El Paso is noted also for its ridges and cliffs which offer desirable views of the Lower Valley, Juarez, the Franklin Mountains and Downtown El Paso. It also possesses the greatest number of entertainment venues in the city.
North Hills is a residential neighborhood in the Northeast section of El Paso, Texas.
Putting A Bow On Our Analysis Of The Best Neighborhoods In El Paso
If you’re measuring the neighborhoods in El Paso where crime is low and everyone wants to live, this is an accurate list.
As we mentioned earlier, the neighborhoods in El Paso aren’t all good. Chihuahuita takes the title of the worst neighborhood to live in El Paso.
We ranked the neighborhoods from best to worst in the chart below.
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