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Growth Spurt at Rio Rancho City Center

A second senior center, the extension of Broadmoor Blvd., an Orthopaedic Center of Excellence at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center and a campus park are all new developments happening at Rio Rancho’s City Center. UNM Center of Excellence for Orthopaedic Surgery and...

NAIOP speakers: Residential growth exploding in RR

BY GARY HERRON / OBSERVER STAFF WRITER Thursday, September 10th, 2020 at 6:30am RIO RANCHO, N.M. — “A lovely day in the neighborhood” was the topic for this month’s NAIOP Rio Rancho Roundtable, a virtual session held Thursday morning. “Every year, we like to do a...

RRPS Opens Two New Schools!

Construction of Rio Rancho's two newest school campuses is nearing completion!  Shining Stars Preschool and Joe Harris Elementary School will both be ready to receive students when it is safe to bring students onto campus. Joe Harris Elementary is located in the Unser...

Rio Rancho is the Future of New Mexico

SPREAD THE WORD: It is not a stretch to call Rio Rancho the future of New Mexico. The small-town northwest of Albuquerque has now grown to over 100,000 residents and is going to be the second largest city in New Mexico. Rio Rancho is a growing city with rising medical...

SPREAD THE WORD: 2020 Census Underway

The 2020 Census is well underway. If you have received your invitation to respond from the US Census Bureau, please do so today! Use your unique ID to respond at 2020Census.gov. After submitting your response, use your confirmation code to enter for your chance to win...
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College of Nursing at UNM Health Sciences Rio Rancho Campus has increased enrollment by 200%!

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Medical Destination Begins Construction UNM HSC Grows Online Offerings UNM Behavioral Clinic Adds Services Construction of Landmark Park Center of Excellence for Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Planned for UNM Health Sciences Rio Rancho Campus

Register to Vote!

This fall, you have the opportunity to make your voice heard at the polls – but only if you are registered to vote. It's important. And it's easy! It's no secret that it is a presidential election year. But citizens also have the opportunity to vote for the candidates...

Register to Vote!

Register to Vote!

This fall, you have the opportunity to make your voice heard at the polls – but only if you are registered to vote. It's important. And it's easy! It's no secret that it is a presidential election year. But citizens also have the opportunity to vote for the candidates...

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Video of the month: Rio Rancho City Center

Growth Spurt at Rio Rancho City Center

A second senior center, the extension of Broadmoor Blvd., an Orthopaedic Center of Excellence at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center and a campus park are all new developments happening at Rio...

Call to Action: Complete the 2020 Census

Spending 10 minutes to complete a census form brings in thousands of dollars to Sandoval County! According to ICountNM, the website of the Statewide Complete Count Commission, for every New Mexican...

Call to Action: 2020 Census Goes Live this Month

The 2020 Census goes LIVE online on March 12, 2020. Your response matters. New Mexico receives over $6 billion each year through federal programs that allocate funds on per capita basis Each...

Spread the World: The Results are In!

District 1 City Councilor (4-year term) Jim Owen District 2 City Councilor (2-year term) Jeremy Lenentine District 4 City Councilor (4-year term) Paul M. Wymer District 6 City Councilor (4-year...

What’s Our Mission?

Build a Buzz

We know Rio Rancho, and we want our community to be buzzing about the great things about our city.

Creating Pride in Our Uniqueness

Rio Rancho is unlike any other community in New Mexico. It’s time to feel proud of what we have and share it!

Smart, Fresh Information

We’re thankful for our partners for sharing relevant information to those in and out of our community. Do great work in the community and speak out!

Labor of Love From These Partners

Please thank our charter members who helped us collect information together!

 

Quality of Life

Here are the ten plus reasons why Rio Rancho is a great place to live and work!

The Bright Spot of New Mexico

Rio Rancho’s elevation is 5,290 ft. We have approximately 300 days of sunshine. There is little to no risk of natural disasters, and our high desert climate provides residents with a mild, four season climate.

The Most Bang For Your Buck

The cost of living is nearly 10 points below the national average. Housing in Rio Rancho is most favorable, scoring 84.5. Our utilities are also affordable with a score of 92.5 and misellaneous goods/services scored at 90.6.

You Can Rest Easy in Rio Rancho

Violenct crime in Rio Rancho is one of the lowest in the state! The FBI Uniform Crime reports show Rio Rancho only had 220 incidents of violent crime per 100,000 residents, surpassing the national average.

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