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The Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce and Mayor Gregg Hull proudly welcomed the Duke City Gladiators to Rio Rancho Events Center. Read the full story here: Gladiators indoor football team...
Updated public health order in effect; New Mexico adopts CDC mask guidance for fully vaccinated individuals
SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health on Friday announced the state’s adoption of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s updated guidance on facemasks for those who are fully...
If remote learning has become your family's preferred method of education and you'd like to continue that success, the Rio Rancho Public Schools SpaRRk Academy may be the fit for you! Learn more and apply for the SpaRRk Academy at https://bit.ly/3tZa6UE
Congratulations to Matt Geisel on becoming our new City Manager!
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Build a Buzz
We know Rio Rancho, and we want our community to be buzzing about the great things about our city.
What’s Our Mission?
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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Have you heard of local nonprofit Loving Thunder Therapeudic Riding, Inc.?
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