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Rio Rancho Public Schools to Expand Career Technical Education with the Build-Out of a New Facility & New Programs

Late last year, the Rio Rancho Public Schools Board of Education unanimously approved the purchase of a 74,000 Sq ft. facility to be used for expansion of our Career Technical Education (CTE) programs. Now, we are pleased to announce that the sale of the facility to...

Community Development and A Look Ahead to 2022

Featured speaker Matt Geisel updates the community with the goals of 2022 for the City of Rio Rancho. Read the full story here.

Rio Rancho’s State of the City – An Exclusive Report

Rio Rancho's State of the City with Mayor Gregg Hull November 4, 2021 7:30 AM at the Premiere Cinemas, Rio Rancho, NM Register Here

Rio Rancho Fall Festival

RIO RANCHO, N.M. –The City of Rio Rancho is excited to announce its inaugural Rio Rancho Fall Festival, which is a free family friendly event. This year, the festivities will take place at the new Campus Park at City Center and the Rio Rancho Events Center on...

All Roads Lead to Rio Rancho – Updates from DOT and MRCOG

Click Here to join the NAIOP NM RRRT on Thursday October 7th – “All Roads Lead to Rio Rancho” A NAIOP NM No Fee Event Thanks to the Sponsors: D. Mark Goodwin & Associates, PA Consulting Engineers; Bohannan Huston; Huitt – Zollars

Mayor Hull’s Rally in the Desert – Community Cleanup

Join Keep Rio Rancho Beautiful and register to volunteer for Mayor Hull’s 2021 Rally in the Desert Cleanup on Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. – Noon. As our community grows, the amount of littered and illegally dumped waste on the city’s vast mesas and...
NAIOP New Mexico – Celebrating Rio Rancho Success

NAIOP New Mexico – Celebrating Rio Rancho Success

What are the  NAIOP New Mexico Chapter Awards and why is it such a big milestone for the city of Rio Rancho to have been Awarded 'the Vision Award'? NAIOP is an international organization that is recognized for being the Commercial Real Estate Development Association...

Sky Room at City Center Wins National Award

Do you know of our Sky Room Amphitheater structure at Campus Park? Its a phenomenal architectural structure that has just been recognized by the AIA Albuquerque! Sky Room Amphitheater received 'the Honor Award' which is the highest level of recognition from the...

New Mexico Wins Deal of the Year Award for 2nd Straight Year

New Mexico Wins Deal of the Year Award for 2nd Straight Year

New Mexico Wins Again! State Wins Deal of the Year Award for 2nd Straight Year SANTA FE, N.M. – For the second year in a row, New Mexico has garnered national attention for one of the nation’s most impactful economic development deals.   Intel’s $3.5 billion...

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NAIOP Rio Rancho Roundtable

s New Mexico at Tipping Point? Covid...Oil and the NEXT Normal With Dale Dekker. Thanks you Sponsors: Dekker/Perich/Sabatini; Stewart Title of Albuquerque, LLC; TLC Plumbing & Utility; EB -...

ClearSky Health to Bring 100 Additional Jobs to Community

ClearSky Health to Bring 100 Additional Jobs to Community After almost a year of working with ClearSky Health, we are excited to finally be able to share with our partners that ClearSky Health, a...

$1 million in funding from the Sandoval County American Rescue Plan

Attention Sandoval County businesses! See if you qualify to receive part of $1 million in funding from the American Rescue Plan. Learn more at https://bit.ly/39CY7U4

Rio Rancho Company Nears Creation Of Masks That Kill COVID


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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!

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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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