The neighborhood of Cottonwood Heights is situated in the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The character of Cottonwood Heights is exemplified by its calm environment. Green spaces are very well-located and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, which makes it easy to get to them. This area is very quiet overall, as the streets are usually very peaceful.
Roughly half of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Cottonwood Heights, whereas the remainder are mainly single detached homes. This neighborhood also has quite a good choice of housing sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this neighborhood. Most homes in this neighborhood were constructed between 1990 and 2000, during its main housing boom.
In Cottonwood Heights, home owners will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. However, this neighborhood does not have any high schools. With regards to eating, a grocery store is usually accessible within a rather short walk from most houses for sale in Cottonwood Heights.
This area is very car friendly. Parking is easy, and most houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway. However, getting around by transit can be very difficult in this neighborhood by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and most residences are near a bus stop. Walking is not especially practical for property owners in Cottonwood Heights since few common errands can be run on foot.