Richest Neighborhoods In Albuquerque, NM For 2020


We used science and data to determine which Albuquerque neighborhoods have the richest people.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2020. This is our fifth time ranking the richest neighborhoods to live in Albuquerque.
Richest Neighborhoods In Albuquerque

Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Albuquerque has to offer. Where houses go for over 6.08x the national median and household incomes are 2.53x the national median.

But where exactly in Albuquerque do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Vineyard Estates where the median income is a cool $139,191.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Albuquerque out of 227 for 2020.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in Albuquerque for 2020? According to the most recent census data, Vineyard Estates looks to be the richest Albuquerque neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $1,200,465. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky. Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Albuquerque. Once you’re done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from richest to poorest.

For more Albuquerque reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Albuquerque and the worst neighborhoods in Albuquerque. Or, for living around Albuquerque, out the best Albuquerque suburbs and the worst Albuquerque suburbs.

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How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In Albuquerque For 2020

Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live. And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

Using census and extrapolated BLS data, we ranked every neighborhood based on income levels.

We ranked every neighborhood in Albuquerque by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Vineyard Estates, was named the richest neighborhood in Albuquerque.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be Winterwood Park.

Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Albuquerque ranked.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Albuquerque For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income<
1 Vineyard Estates $139,191
2 Vista Del Mundo $137,800
3 Campus $133,092
4 Estates At Tanoan $122,917
5 N Albuquerque Acres $117,682
6 Peppertree-Royal Oak $116,382
7 Glenwood Hills $110,446
8 Cherry Hills $109,250
9 Heritage East $107,311
10 Nor Este $106,394
11 Embudo Canyon $103,520
12 Tanoan East $102,798
13 Saragossa $102,361
14 Paradise Heights $102,361
15 Seven Bar North $102,361
16 Siesta Hills $100,833
17 Rancho Sereno $99,974
18 Kachina Hills $97,046
19 Quintessance $94,750
20 Academy North $92,818
21 Thomas Village $91,989
22 Alvarado Grdns $91,989
23 Tanoan $91,818
24 Richland Hills $91,250
25 John Robert $89,548
26 Glenwood Hills South Casa Grande $88,916
27 North Domingo Baca $88,784
28 Cibola Addition $85,596
29 Four Hills Village $84,961
30 Heritage Hills $84,835
31 Antelope Run $82,679
32 Las Lomitas $82,578
33 Tierra Oeste $82,578
34 Bear Canyon $81,746
35 Piedras Marcadas $80,750
36 Academy Park $80,703
37 Eagle Ranch $78,973
38 Stardust Skies Park $78,829
39 Cielito Lindo $78,641
40 Parkway $78,568
41 La Luz De Sol $78,049
42 Story Rock $78,049
43 Tuscany $76,693
44 Las Terrazas $76,434
45 Vista Grande $76,319
46 La Luz $76,319
47 Summit Park $75,553
48 Alban Hills $73,522
49 Holiday Park $73,307
50 Vista Del Norte $72,835
51 Academy Hills Park $72,429
52 Paradise Hills $72,005
53 Ventana Ranch $71,673
54 Paloma Del Sol $71,563
55 Coors Trail $70,625
56 Mossman $70,550
57 Gavilan $70,238
58 Lee Acres $70,238
59 Los Poblanos $70,238
60 Mirabella $69,602
61 Volcano Cliffs $69,148
62 Snow Heights $68,728
63 S Y Jackson $68,514
64 Painted Sky $68,476
65 Quaker Heights $67,347
66 Vista Montecito $66,696
67 Osuna Park $66,418
68 Academy Ridge East $66,410
69 Sandia Ridge $66,120
70 Sandia $65,650
71 Prospectors Ridge $64,958
72 Keystone $64,934
73 Altura $64,911
74 Taylor Ranch $64,806
75 Onate $64,063
76 Crestview Heights $64,063
77 Supper Rock $63,484
78 Tijeras Arroyo $63,296
79 Sr Marmon $62,908
80 Loma Del Rey $62,320
81 Alameda N Valley $62,075
82 Quigley Park $60,875
83 Big Bend $60,750
84 Matthew Meadows $60,714
85 Rio Grande Blvd $59,642
86 West Park $59,294
87 Eisenhower $59,187
88 Northeast Valley $58,598
89 Huning Castle $58,536
90 Classic Uptown $58,488
91 Jackson Area $58,290
92 Academy Estates East $58,144
93 Skies West $57,738
94 Zuni $57,417
95 San Gabriel $57,243
96 Oso Grande $57,121
97 Riverfronte $56,538
98 Sombra Del Monte $55,910
99 Willow Wood $55,662
100 Inez $55,108
101 Se Heights $54,873
102 Indian Moon $54,664
103 Arroyo Del Oso North $54,313
104 N Campus $54,272
105 South Guadalupe Trail $54,133
106 Albuquerque Meadows $53,990
107 Ladera West $53,290
108 Spruce Park $53,125
109 Academy Acres North $52,091
110 Mark Twain $51,979
111 Highlands North $51,942
112 Valley Gardens $51,634
113 Eldorado Heights $51,533
114 Cottonwood Heights $51,473
115 Jade Park $51,449
116 Stardust Skies North $50,764
117 Bel-Air $50,111
118 North Wyoming $49,992
119 Four Hills Mhp $49,886
120 Matheson Park $49,856
121 Hodgin $49,280
122 Grande Hts $48,382
123 West Bluff $48,382
124 Nob Hill $48,226
125 Parkland Hills $48,062
126 Eastrange-Piedra Vista $47,674
127 Stinson Tower $47,483
128 Encanto Village $47,483
129 Laurelwood $47,394
130 Towne Park $47,379
131 Enchanted Park $46,905
132 Netherwood Park $46,404
133 Route 66 West $45,919
134 Victory Hills $45,917
135 Wells Park $45,467
136 Westgate Hts $44,916
137 Uptown $44,423
138 Pat Hurley $44,375
139 Alvarado Park $43,884
140 Westgate Vecinos $43,724
141 Fair Heights $43,201
142 Candelmen $43,125
143 Desert Spring Flower $42,826
144 Princess Jeanne $42,729
145 Vista Sandia Hoa $42,647
146 Del Norte $42,082
147 Montgomery Park $42,034
148 Avalon $41,875
149 Elder Homestead $41,607
150 South Atrisco $41,187
151 Conchas Park $41,181
152 Stronghurst $40,486
153 Sawmill $40,432
154 Skyview West $40,082
155 La Sala Grande $40,000
156 North Eastern $38,653
157 Mckinley $38,592
158 Boyds-Leslie Park $38,384
159 Downtown $38,143
160 Plaza Vieja $37,639
161 Highland $37,576
162 San Antonio $37,109
163 Del Rey R $37,109
164 Fair West $36,981
165 South Los Altos $36,935
166 Villa De Paza $36,863
167 Bosque Dell Acres $36,676
168 Skyview Acres $36,676
169 Clayton Heights-Lomas Del Cielo $36,512
170 Near N Valley $36,146
171 Mountain View $36,114
172 Riverview Heights $35,920
173 Vista Magnifica $35,920
174 Jeanne Bellamah East $35,678
175 Sycamore $35,357
176 West Mesa $35,280
177 Wildflower $35,179
178 Singing Arrow $34,034
179 Vecinos Del Bosque $33,811
180 Jerry Cline Park $33,551
181 Winrock South $33,352
182 South Broadway $32,793
183 Palomas Park $32,766
184 North Hills $32,766
185 Huning Highland Historic District $32,736
186 Alamosa $32,674
187 Quail Ridge $32,472
188 Kirtland Community $32,250
189 Greater Gardner $31,649
190 Raynolds $30,740
191 West Old Town $30,690
192 Montgomery Heights $30,365
193 Monkbridge Gardens $30,153
194 Crestview Bluff $30,093
195 Chelwood Vista $29,841
196 San Jose $28,912
197 Barelas $28,163
198 Santa Barbara $28,137
199 Broadway Central $27,888
200 Los Alamos $26,481
201 Yale Village $23,727
202 Martineztown $23,646
203 University Hts $23,493
204 Silver Hill $23,301
205 Los Volcanes $23,260
206 Alta Monte $22,486
207 La Mesa $21,085
208 South San Pedro $20,397
209 Trumbull Village $20,285
210 Los Jardines $17,344
211 Countrywood $0
212 Amberglen $0
213 Carmel $0
214 Eagle Pointe $0
215 Guadalupe Village $0
216 Los Altos $0
217 Louisiana $0
218 North Four Hills $0
219 Paradise Greens $0
220 Pleasant View $0
221 Quail Springs $0
222 Rio Grande $0
223 Shadow Hills $0
224 Sonora $0
225 Sun North Estates $0
226 Sunrise $0
227 Winterwood Park $0

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

You can find out more about him on LinkedIn or his website.