Sandia Heights is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Sandia Heights Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Bernalillo County at latitude 35.177 and longitude -106.4914. Bernalillo County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,135 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Sandia Heights Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Sandia Heights, NM area
|Population in Households||3,028|
|Population in Familes||2,518|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||1,602 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,294 (80.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||151 ( 9.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||157 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$466,292|
|Average Home Value||$491,712|
|Median Household Income||$114,975|
|Average Household Income||$139,538|
|Per Capita Income||$66,919|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.22%|
|Per Capita Income||2.3%|
The table below compares Sandia Heights to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 63||86th|
|Population Density1||# 21||95th|
|Diversity Index2||# 402||9th|
|Median Household Income||# 4||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 2||100th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.