Best Places to Live in Duran, New Mexico

Mid-sized city/College town - Near the center of New Mexico
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Attractive setting
-Year-round climate
Cons
-Crime rate
-Urban sprawl
-Economic cycles


What Bert Has To Say About Albuquerque Metro Area

Albuquerque, located at the crossroads of the state’s travel routes, is the largest city in New Mexico. Clear, sunny, dry days; an attractive mountain landscape; and a mostly healthy economy attract new residents from around the country. Not only is the physical climate excellent, but the area also has a favorable tax climate, and the state’s fiscal health is among the best in the country. The area is a center for the high-tech industry and especially research-oriented activities, centered on the giant Sandia Laboratories nuclear research facility south of town. There are over 100 mostly small- and medium-size tech related companies, and the area has experienced some vulnerability to tech industry economic cycles.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New Mexico
County: Torrance County
Metro Area: Albuquerque Metro Area
City: Duran
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5314 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Duran is 9.20% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Duran jobs have decreased by 0.90%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Duran's cost of living is 12.00% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Duran's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Duran's population is 2 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -94.12%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Duran is $112,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.35%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Duran public schools spend $21,952 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9.3 students per teacher in Duran. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Duran

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