Rio Rancho is a special place – where unique cultural history blends with state-of-the-art facilities. New Mexico’s fastest growing city is the perfect place to plan your next trip. We invite you to visit New Mexico’s City of Vision.
Centrally located in New Mexico’s Land of Enchantment, Rio Rancho is the place where old and new converge to create a unique experience – from exciting events and romantic vistas to affordable stays and outdoor adventures.
Rio Rancho is the largest city and economic hub of Sandoval County in the U.S. state of New Mexico. A small portion of the city extends into northern Bernalillo County.
Rio Rancho History
The Rio Rancho area was originally part of the Alameda Grant, which was founded by the Spanish in 1710.