Rio Rancho, NM Livability Score

Rio Rancho, NM is Extremely Livable
  • • Rio Rancho is ranked #34 in New Mexico
  • • Rio Rancho is ranked #6843 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Income per Capita
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The Locals

StatisticRio RanchoNew MexicoNational
Population (2013)87,0682,055,287309,138,711
Population density (sq mi)8431790
Median age36.136.637.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%54%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)50%44%45%
African American4%2%13%
Speak English79%64%79%
Speak Spanish17%29%13%
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  • AreaVibes Contributor reviewed Rio Rancho
  • April 23, 2012
Rio Rancho, NM Is A Jewel In The DesertI moved to Rio Rancho, NM five years ago. I must say that the entire area is impressive and I enjoy the city immensely. It is located in a beautiful area, and there are plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation. There are plenty ofRead full review

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  • September 28, 2014
Builders in Rio RanchoWhat builder should we contact that will build a home and a large shop on the same piece of property (1.5 to 3 acres). We want a builder that comes with a lot of experience and excellent reviews. And we need an honest answer as to where toSee full question
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Neighborhoods in & around Rio Rancho, NM

Campus, Albuquerque8310.4
Estates At Tanoan, Albuquerque839.5
Sandia Ridge, Albuquerque8210.1
Altura, Albuquerque819.9
Loma Del Rey, Albuquerque8110
Tanoan East, Albuquerque8110
Summit Park, Albuquerque8110
Sandia, Albuquerque819.8
Osuna Park, Albuquerque819.6
Huning Castle, Albuquerque8110
Cherry Hills, Albuquerque818.2
Towne Park, Albuquerque8113.4
West Park, Albuquerque819.8
Nor Este, Albuquerque816.3
Cielito Lindo, Albuquerque8010.9
Stardust Skies Park, Albuquerque809.3
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Los Cerrillos, NM7733.5
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