Los Alamos Tourism, New Mexico

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Los Alamos (Spanish: Los Álamos, meaning "The Cottonwoods") is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the county seat of Los Alamos County, New Mexico, United States, built on the Pajarito Plateau's four mesas and the adjoining White Rock Canyon. The CDP population was 12,019 at the 2010 Census. Los Alamos is home to the Los Alamos National Laboratory, established in 1943 for the Manhattan Project. Previously, the site was occupied by the Los Alamos Ranch School. Los Alamos is the fifth-fastest-growing city in New Mexico, after Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Las Cruces, and Ruidoso. Los Alamos has the highest millionaire concentration of any US city with 12.4 percent of households having at least $1 million in assets.

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If you are looking for travel information of Los Alamos in United States, you've come to the right place. When planning a trip to Los Alamos, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Albuquerque. Albuquerque, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like The Loretto Chapel, Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Canyon Road. Also, to reach Los Alamos, you'll have to take a flight to Albuquerque; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Los Alamos can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Los Alamos*

  • Pollution Statistics in Los Alamos

    Know the pollution level of Los Alamos before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20.83 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 54.17 (Moderate)
  • Los Alamos: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Los Alamos for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Los Alamos.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.89 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 27.78 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 27.78 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 94.44 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 72.22 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.22 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Los Alamos - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 69.34 (High)
    • Climate Index 57.18 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 28.91 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.4 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 58.97 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.81 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Los Alamos

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Los Alamos

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.41 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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