Cost of Living and Select Demographics
While figuring out what area and apartment are best for you, keep in mind that relative to other Albuquerque metro areas, Nob Hill can be more expensive. The difference in annual household spending ($52.5K/year for Nob Hill versus $37.1K/year for Southeast Quadrant) illustrates the general cost of living in each area.
The neighborhood of Southeast Quadrant is somewhat different from Nob Hill in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in Nob Hill is 23, while in Southeast Quadrant it's 19. In Nob Hill, the average household size is 1.72 people, and it's 1.74 people in Southeast Quadrant. Of households in Nob Hill and Southeast Quadrant, 18% and 15% have children, respectively.
Is Nob Hill the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby Southeast Quadrant make an average of $39.1K, Nob Hill residents are raking in an average of $66.6K.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Use the full spectrum of tools at your disposal when hunting for a new apartment, like the ratings and reviews on this website. To give you a head-start on that research, a couple highly-trafficked areas in Nob Hill center are Central Ave. SE and Central Ave. NE. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then Nob Hill will be an ideal place for you to rent. Once you've done your homework on the area, be sure you use our apartment finder tool to complete your hunt for your next apartment in Nob Hill.
Wine and dine yourself in Nob Hill with dinner at Shogun and drinks at Copa Cabana. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and sandwiches. Drink up at Monte Vista Fire Sta Rstrnt or Nob Hill Star Bar and spend the night sipping on delicious drinks. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, additionally. Arby's and Pizza Hut are both located in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as Tensegrity Fitness and Momentum Pilates & Gyrotonic in the nearby vicinity. With Surgite A Sacred Dance Co right in the neighborhood, it's easy to snag tickets to your favorite performance.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Nob Hill.
Nob Hill residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up kitchen staples. Some options include Y Mart on Coal Ave. SE and located on Central Ave. SE is La Montanita Co-Op Food Market. Treat yourself to a taste of the best baked goods in town. Head to Olo Yogurt Studio on Central Ave. NE or try out Chocolate Dude, which is also in the area.
The Nob Hill area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Beeps and Hey Jhonny, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, 360 Gallery is on Amherst Dr NE. Those value- and brand-conscious shoppers among potential renters will have easy access to some of their favorite stores. Staples is on Central Ave. NE. The neighborhood also has a Nob Hill Shopping Ctr on Carlisle Blvd. SE.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Nob Hill are Media Arts Collaborative Charter (State Charter), Jefferson Middle School and Cien Aguas International. As a general rule, it is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested in.
A middle school in the Albuquerque Public district, Jefferson Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 14-to-1.
The only district in the neighborhood, Albuquerque Public district has a total enrollment of 96,300 students and 6,400 teachers, for a student teacher ratio of 15-to-1. There are 39 high schools, 41 middle schools and 99 elementary schools in the district.