Route 66 West is a neighborhood in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Route 66 West is especially quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Parks aren't well-situated, making them occasionally challenging to get to from most locations in the neighborhood. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore.
The housing stock of Route 66 West is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. The properties in this part of Albuquerque are very modern, because about half of its dwellings were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 2000s. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly 85% of the units in the neighborhood and 15% are occupied by renters.
In all but a few cases, a vehicle is needed in this part of the city to access the nearest grocery store. There are also a few options for those who care about restaurants in close proximity. As far as education is concerned, locals will welcome that wherever their home is located in this neighborhood, primary schools are close by. However, Route 66 West does not have any high schools.
A car is an excellent medium of transportation in this area. Parking is quite easy. In contrast, traveling by public transit is very difficult in this part of Albuquerque. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and most homes are close to a bus stop. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very convenient for traveling on foot because running common errands is impractical by walking.