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Salt Lake City, UT vs Albuquerque, NM

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Albuquerque is 38.3% older than the median age of a home in Salt Lake City.
- Homes are 22.8% less expensive likely to be rented in Albuquerque than in Salt Lake City.

Housing
 Salt Lake City, UTAlbuquerque, NMUnited States
 603740
 $392,000$203,500$231,200
 13.8%5.3%6.7%
 58.8%21.0%35.6%
 52.8%3.3%27.4%
 $7.2$10.6$11.8
 44.5%54.3%56.0%
 8.1%9.2%12.2%
 47.4%36.5%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Salt Lake City, UTAlbuquerque, NMUnited States
 $1,580$1,196$1,470
 $698$617$821
 $857$779$930
 $1,060$961$1,148
 $1,498$1,390$1,537
 $1,707$1,654$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 Salt Lake City, UTAlbuquerque, NMUnited States
 1.9%3.4%2.1%
 0.8%0.5%0.5%
 1.0%1.0%1.0%
 0.4%0.5%0.5%
 0.8%1.0%4.0%
 3.2%2.8%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Salt Lake City, UTAlbuquerque, NMUnited States
 2.2%3.6%3.5%
 0.9%1.4%3.1%
 0.4%0.8%3.9%
 0.7%1.4%5.4%
 1.4%3.5%6.3%
 10.5%19.1%14.7%
 17.5%25.3%14.6%
 24.0%27.6%18.7%
 17.2%10.8%11.0%
 9.6%3.4%6.2%
 9.9%2.1%7.0%
 3.5%0.7%2.7%
 1.6%0.2%1.5%
 0.3%0.1%0.5%
 0.5%0.1%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Salt Lake City, UTAlbuquerque, NMUnited States
 0.6%0.8%0.9%
 2.0%1.7%2.3%
 6.1%17.0%14.5%
 6.9%15.6%14.0%
 7.5%15.5%13.6%
 13.4%19.4%15.5%
 6.9%15.6%14.0%
 13.7%11.5%10.5%
 10.0%4.5%5.1%
 30.1%2.7%12.9%

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Reviews for Salt Lake City    90 Reviews
I wouldn't recommend - 9/30/2019
Nasty air, lots of Mormons and the church does rule the place, though people claim Salt Lake is "liberal." Nasty, tribal attitudes, finding friends, socializing is... Read More

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Keep Denver, SLC for me - 7/19/2019
I am a native Catholic Coloradan, however I lived for 13 years in SLC back in the 60s. It was a great childhood and I loved the fact that within 10 minutes I could ride... Read More

Air pollution and Ill-mannered people - 6/16/2019
Before moving to the Mormon Mecca, check crime stats and airnow.gov. You also better love loud aerial cake fireworks that bribe-taking Utah legislators permit. If you’re... Read More

Reviews for Albuquerque    240 Reviews
Albuquerque is far better than most cities in the - 11/16/2019
I am a 20 year retired military NCO. I have lived in multiple cities in multiple states. Albuquerque is beautiful and the cost of living is perfect. I read imbecilic... Read More

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I love Albuquerque warts and all - 10/16/2019
These reviews on here for cities, almost any city, are fairly predictable. Nobody writes unless they have something to complain about. Is Albuquerque the Paris of the... Read More

I was bamboozled into moving to Albuquerque NM! - 10/13/2019
I call this place I have been living for 3 years, Albuquerque New Mexico, an Un-Enchanting Wasteland. They are building so many huge homes in the high desert that it is... Read More

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ZIPS IN SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
84106, 84116, 84104, 84105, 84103, 84108, 84102, 84111, 84101, 84112, 13 total
ZIPS IN ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO
87121, 87114, 87120, 87111, 87123, 87112, 87109, 87110, 87108, 87107, 17 total

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