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New Mexico indoor mask mandate lifted

SANTA FE – Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham on Thursday announced she has lifted the requirement for face coverings to be worn in most indoor spaces, effective immediately. The indoor mask mandate...

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Help Rio Rancho Public Schools by taking this survey

Help Rio Rancho Public Schools by taking this survey that will help them determine their future plans and strategies with the schools. Survey link: https://bit.ly/3I5XLUN #riorancho #rioranchopublicschools #abq #newmexico #survey #students #studentfuture

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Rio Rancho Real Estate Market Leading the Way

Rio Rancho Real Estate Market Leading the Way

According to the Greater Albuquerque Association of Realtors data both Rio Rancho and Albuquerque real estate markets are experiencing unprecedented growth during the 4th quarter. Rio Rancho sales price for a single- family home was $332,977 which was almost a 17%...

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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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