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Uptown is a neighborhood in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Uptown is in Bernalillo County. Living in Uptown offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Residents of Uptown tend to lean liberal.
About Uptown...
Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$157,886
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$728
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    53%
  • Own
    47%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
NG
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$37,365
National
$55,322
Children
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%

Uptown Reviews

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I currently reside in Albuquerque's Uptown. It is very close to shopping, schools, sports bars, highways and fun.
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For this area I see a lot of growth and improvement in many areas. A few areas I would say need improvement are government assistance, stricter laws against crime, and school graduation rates.
My concerns are definately around all crimes that occur in my area. (Car theft, shootings, stabbings, theft etc) I think the area I live is not ideal and not very safe. The street I live on has seen a lot of crime and the time it takes police to respond is sometimes concerning.