The neighborhood of Alvarado Park is situated in the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The character of Alvarado Park is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - however noise can be bothersome closer to Coronado Freeway. Lastly, parks are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, which results in them being easy to reach from most locations in the neighborhood.
About 70% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the rest are renters. In this neighborhood, about 80% of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this area took place pre-1960. This part of Albuquerque offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in this part of Albuquerque. In terms of eating, property owners in Alvarado Park will value that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. In addition, this area is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also easy to access a variety of clothing stores on foot.
Walking is practical for residents in Alvarado Park; most daily needs are convenient to meet on foot, and there are also a fair number of businesses nearby. A car is a very good transportation option in this part of Albuquerque. Nearby highways, such as Coronado Freeway, are especially easy to access from anywhere in Alvarado Park, and it is straightforward to park. On the other hand, the public transit network in Alvarado Park is not very convenient. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far from most houses.