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Paradise Hills, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Bernalillo
 • Total 1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Land 1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 5,315 ft (1,620 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,256
 • Density 4,207/sq mi (1,624.5/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 505
FIPS code 35-55270
GNIS feature ID 0899835

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


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.

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