Richest Neighborhoods In El Paso, TX For 2020


We used science and data to determine which El Paso 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 El Paso.
Richest Neighborhoods In El Paso

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 El Paso has to offer. Where houses go for over 1.71x the national median and household incomes are 1.83x the national median.

But where exactly in El Paso do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Willow Bend One where the median income is a cool $100,531.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in El Paso out of 55 for 2020.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in El Paso for 2020? According to the most recent census data, Willow Bend One looks to be the richest El Paso neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $768,660. 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 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 richest to poorest.

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

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How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In El Paso 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 El Paso by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Willow Bend One, was named the richest neighborhood in El Paso.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be Via Hermosa.

Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in El Paso ranked.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In El Paso For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income<
1 Willow Bend One $100,531
2 La Colonia Escondida $100,531
3 Silver Springs Village $82,054
4 North Hills $76,895
5 Zach White $73,458
6 Mountain Arroyos $72,175
7 Mission Hills $71,924
8 Northwest $69,419
9 Las Palmas $62,376
10 Rim Area $59,297
11 East Side $56,714
12 Stoneridge $55,518
13 Las Tierras $54,870
14 Castner Heights $53,472
15 Album Park $49,075
16 Montoya Heights $48,825
17 Cielo Vista $47,714
18 Coronado $46,716
19 Redd-Mulberry $44,250
20 Northeast $41,255
21 Carpenter $41,038
22 Friends Of Karl Wyler $40,403
23 United $37,693
24 Buena Vista $37,596
25 Thomas Manor $35,630
26 Mesa Hills $33,829
27 Manhattan Heights $33,224
28 Roberts $33,136
29 Ysleta Mission Valley $32,894
30 Lower Valley $32,763
31 Medina $32,228
32 Borderland $32,028
33 Central $31,873
34 Five Points $31,601
35 Lakeside $30,362
36 Save The Valley 21 $29,304
37 Sunset Heights $27,797
38 Golden Hills $27,758
39 El Paso Lower Valley $25,792
40 San Juan $25,214
41 Rosedale $23,125
42 Pasadena $22,193
43 El Paso High $20,888
44 A Presidential Neighborhood $20,012
45 Houston Park $16,932
46 Alameda Business $16,765
47 Chihuahuita $16,307
48 Chamizal $15,736
49 Union Plaza $15,625
50 Magoffin $14,989
51 Eagle $14,812
52 South Mesa $13,419
53 Little Bit Of Country $0
54 Mountain Park $0
55 Via Hermosa $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.

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