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Los Lunas : New Mexico

Living a Mountain Lifestyle in Los Lunas, New_Mexico

Los Lunas benefits from the presence of some beautiful mountains, like the Hidden Mountain summit. It is a small town and suburb about 20 miles south of Albuquerque, NM.  Its population is just over 24,000. Some Civil War battles were fought near the villages.

Photo of Public Library courtesy of Wikipedia and AllenS.

Where to Retire in Los Lunas and Home Prices

You can retire and live in town, or in one of the many active adult communities in the are (see Active Communities link at right, also look under Albuquerque)The median home value was $155,977 in early 2020, according to Zillow.

What Is Special about Los Lunas

Low cost of living, and Albuquerque is nearby with easy access via train.

What Is Not Special about Los Lunas

Town may be too small for some, not a whole lot to do here, and crime rate is higher than average.

Climate and Physical Environment

January's average temperature is 36 degrees and July's average is 75 degrees.

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

Los Lunas has parks and green spaces, restaurants, a museum, and hosts many community events. For all type of cultural venues Albuquerque is only 20 miles away.


Los Lulnas crime rate is above the national average.

Medical Facilities

There are medical facilities in Los Lunas and the nearest hospital is about 12 miles away.


Los Lunas offers public bus transportation, train service is available on the New Mexico Rail Runner, and the Albuquerque airport is approximately 20 miles away.

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