Paradise Hills, New Mexico

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Paradise Hills, New Mexico
Paradise Hills is located in New Mexico
Paradise Hills
Paradise Hills
Coordinates: 35°12′2″N 106°42′4″W / 35.20056°N 106.70111°W / 35.20056; -106.70111Coordinates: 35°12′2″N 106°42′4″W / 35.20056°N 106.70111°W / 35.20056; -106.70111
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountyBernalillo
Area
 • Total1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Land1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
5,315 ft (1,620 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total4,256
 • Density4,207/sq mi (1,624.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
Area code(s)505
FIPS code35-55270
GNIS feature ID0899835

Paradise Hills is a census-designated place (CDP) in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 4,256 at the 2010 census.[1] It is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Paradise Hills is located in northern Bernalillo County on high ground rising to the west of the valley of the Rio Grande. The unincorporated CDP is entirely surrounded by the city of Albuquerque. Paradise Hills is bordered to the east by the Desert Greens Golf Course, formerly known as Paradise Hills Golf Course.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.0 square mile (2.6 km2), all of it land.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Paradise Hills CDP, New Mexico". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 30, 2014.