Latest Data (2017)
Population 96,159
Nationwide Rank 323

Quick Facts

Rio Rancho, New Mexico is the 323rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Rio Rancho, New Mexico is a city.

Rio Rancho, New Mexico is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Rio Rancho had its largest population ever.

Rio Rancho, New Mexico is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 91% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Rio Rancho, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
313 Spokane Valley, Washington 97,847 20.9%
314 Orem, Utah 97,839 15.8%
315 Compton, California 97,612 4.2%
316 Beaverton, Oregon 97,514 22.0%
317 Erie, Pennsylvania 97,369 -6.0%
318 Lee's Summit, Missouri 97,290 37.0%
319 Lawrence, Kansas 96,892 20.2%
320 Federal Way, Washington 96,690 13.5%
321 Flint, Michigan 96,448 -22.6%
322 San Marcos, California 96,198 72.1%
323 Rio Rancho, New Mexico 96,159 82.4%
324 Sandy, Utah 96,145 8.0%
325 Mission Viejo, California 96,016 2.5%
326 Brockton, Massachusetts 95,672 1.2%
327 Yuma, Arizona 95,502 20.7%
328 South Gate, California 95,430 -1.1%
329 New Bedford, Massachusetts 95,120 1.3%
330 Hesperia, California 94,859 50.4%
331 Roswell, Georgia 94,786 16.1%
332 Portsmouth, Virginia 94,572 -5.8%
333 Bend, Oregon 94,520 79.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Mexico

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
300 Las Cruces 101,712 38.1%
323 Rio Rancho 96,159 82.4%
405 Santa Fe 83,776 32.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 96,159 323
2016 96,028 321
2015 94,171 328
2014 93,820 325
2013 91,956 329
2012 90,818 332
2011 89,602 336
2010 87,521 341
2009 82,574 365
2008 79,723 375
2007 76,762 392
2006 72,219 421
2005 65,336 467
2004 61,291 500
2003 58,520 526
2002 56,442 549
2001 54,528 569
2000 52,706 585
1990 32,551 858