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Life In Albuquerque

Albuquerque is a wonderful place to live! With a metro population of around 850,000, the city’s cultural fabric is made up of rich history, festivals, vineyards, incredible food and a unique art scene. With four distinct seasons, yet no harsh weather, residents enjoy outdoor activities year round.

We are getting noticed

  • Forbes ranked Albuquerque No. 7 for American Engineering cities, 2013
  • Forbes ranked Albuquerque as one of the top 16 U.S cities to retire, 2011, 2012
  • 1st on MovieMaker Magazine’s list of 10 best cities to Live, Work and Make Movies, 20102
  • 3rd on Men’s Fitness 25 Fittest Cities, 2012
  • 6th on Men’s Health list of the Top 10 Leanest Cities in the US, 2010
  • 7th Best City for Arts, AmericanStyle Magazine, 2010
  • 3rd on list of Golf’s Best Kept Secrets, 2010
  • 6th on Outside Magazine’s Best Cities in America, 2009
  • 2nd Best City of 2009, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Top 10 Cities, 2009

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