The City of Albuquerque reports that there are 14 Neighborhood Associations here. The Ladera Heights area is located within the Albuquerque Public Schools District, with 4 elementary schools (Chaparral, Lavaland, Painted Sky and S.R. Marmon), one middle school, (Jimmy Carter) and one high school, (West Mesa).
A variety of community resources and business serve this area. There are 24 developed city parks. The nearest public library is in the adjacent MLS area 92. Access to Interstate 40, shopping centers, the Ladera Golf Course, Route 66 Casino, Double Eagle Airport and Petroglyph State Park are only minutes away by car or bus. The City of ABQ transit system offers two Park and Ride location in this area.
Cacy Subdivision, Eagle Nest Addn., Enclave at Oxbow, Grand Heights Addn., Katherine Village, Murphy Addn., Northern Heights Addition, Oxbow Bluff, Oxbow North, Oxbow Park, Oxbow Village, Palisades, Park Ridge Estates, River Ranch, West Cliffe, Western Breeze, Western Estates, Western View,
Cielo Del Oeste, Joe L Bice Addn., Swin & Marr Addn., Adobe Mesa, Vista Magnifica, Bridges Addn., West Way Hill, Hermosura, Riverview Heights Addn., Santa Rita Addn No2, Palisades Addn., John I Chavez Addn., Northern Heights Addn., HC Gonzalez Addn., Santa Rita Addn., Valencia Addn., Plunkett Addn., Lavaland Addn., Regina Addn., Allen Addn., Los Chamas, Glendale Gardens, Ardans Addn., Margarita Gardens, Glendale Gardens No2, Weeks Addn., Mersman Addn., Ute Addn., Glendale Gardens, Casita Vista, Torres Addn., Honeycutt Addn., Bergquist Addn., Casa Blanca, Plainview Addn., HM Sloan Addn., La Victoria
Cedar Ridge Estates Unit 1, Cedar Ridge Estates Unit 2, West Mesa Manor, Mira Mesa Estates
Ladera Heights, El Tesoro, Summer Ray, La Mesa Del Oeste, Aldea Solana Addn., Juniper Run, Chamisa Point, Candlewood, Laurelwood, Cielo Dorado, Tanglewood, Rosewood, Cielo Grande, Toratolla Acres, Chamisa Encantada, Sandlewood, Parkway, Parkland View, Painted Sky, Sundoro South, Tierra Oeste, Stormcloud, The Crossing, Las Lomitas, Watershed, Parkwest, West Ridge, Windsor Estates, Ladera Vista, El Rancho Atrisco, Ladera Breeze West, Kimbar, Dos Caminos, Ladera Breeze, Chamisa Cove, Tompiro, Kensington, Quail Point, Estrella Brillante Pointe, Rinconada Point, Fairway Manor, West Winds, Villa De Paz, Bent Tree, Katherine Nichole, Rinconada Mesa, Mesa Prieta, Sloans Acres, Flamingo Heights, San Blas