Rio Rancho is located in Sandoval County, and in the Central New Mexico region. The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 50,041, an increase of 17,529 since 1990.
Accommodations in Rio Rancho include Best Western Inn At Rio Rancho, Days Inn, Extended Stay America and Hilton Garden Inn. Click for more details, including other accommodations in the area, as well as online reservations.
Rio Rancho is part of the Albuquerque, New Mexico metro area.
One of the fastest growing communities in the nation, Rio Rancho has the "quality of life" features to entice both industry and individuals looking to re-locate. The great view of the Sandia Mountains, the cool evenings, warm summer days and , and the mild winter temperatures are a few of the benefits that Rio Rancho offers.