The neighborhood of Sandia is located within the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Sandia. This part of the city is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, although the neighborhood is not home to any parks, green spaces are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, making it easy to access them from numerous locations within Sandia.
In Sandia, most of buildings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of Albuquerque has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 55% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this part of Albuquerque were built between 1960 and 1980, when a large proportion of the housing growth took place.
Both primary and secondary schools are very easy to get to on foot from most properties for sale in this part of the city. Regarding eating, the nearest supermarket in Sandia is usually only a rather short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is often just around the corner. It is also easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot.
This neighborhood is a fairly pleasant part of Albuquerque for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run on foot. The favored way to move around in Sandia is often a car. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, Sandia is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most homes.