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Houses for Rent in Rio Rancho, NM
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Do you want a house with a backyard, a grill area, that offers you privacy and enough space for your family? RentCafe offers you the possibility to look for a house for rent near you, to find the one that best suits your family. Browsing through our listings, you can filter by size, price, pet policy, check out the location, to find the best house in your area. Whether you are looking to move to a particular neighborhood, or a specific ZIP code, may it be for its safety, beautiful buildings, or quiet atmosphere, you can find the rental house that your whole family will enjoy.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the rent for a house in Rio Rancho, NM?

The price range of a house for rent is between $1,850 and $2,215. Find house for rent in Rio Rancho, NM.

How many houses are available in Rio Rancho, NM on RentCafe?

There are 2 house rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Rio Rancho, NM were last updated on 30 Jun 2022.

What is the average size of a rental house in Rio Rancho, NM?

The average Rio Rancho, NM rental house size is 1,798 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a house in Rio Rancho, NM?

Renting a house in Rio Rancho, NM comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Rio Rancho, NM?

Houses for rent in Rio Rancho, NM are usually located in non-central areas. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Rio Rancho, NM.

Rio Rancho, NM Demographics

  • Total Population97,976
  • Female 47,820
    Male 50,156
  • Median Age38.4

Rio Rancho, NM has a population of 97,976 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 50,156 of Rio Rancho’s residents are women and 47,820 are men. The median age of those who live in Rio Rancho, NM is 38.4.

Average Rent in Rio Rancho, NM

  • Rio Rancho, NM Average Rental Price, June 2022 $1,219 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Rio Rancho, NM is $1,219.

Rio Rancho, NM Apartment Rent Ranges

Rio Rancho, NM Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Jun / 2022
Rio Rancho, NM $914 $945 $936 $930 $951 $987 $1,035 $1,150 $1,233 $1,219
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Rio Rancho, NM is $1,219.

Rio Rancho, NM Households

  • Total Number of Households35,476
  • Family 26,127
    Non-family 9,349
  • Children 11,982
    No Children 23,494
  • Average People Per Household2.75
  • Median Household Income$66,733
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,165

According to U.S. Census data, there are 35,476 households in Rio Rancho, NM. 26,127 are family households and 9,349 are non-family households. There are 11,982 households with children in Rio Rancho and 23,494 households without children. On average, about 2.75 people live in a household in Rio Rancho, NM. The median income of a Rio Rancho household living in Rio Rancho is $66,733 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,165.

Rio Rancho, NM Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Rio Rancho, NM is as follows: 1% have no high school education, 28% completed some high school, 32% partially completed college, 11% have an Associate Degree, 16% have a Bachelor Degree, and 11% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting a house in Rio Rancho, NM

Some people just don’t buy into the American dream of owning your own house and sacrificing flexibility. Also, a 30-year mortgage is not the most pleasant thought to wake up with every morning. We understand. But what if you need some extra storage space? What if you like a backyard where you could throw BBQ parties and the kids could play in a safe environment? Luckily, you can forget the dreaded mortgage. Renting a house is the answer. There are 6 homes for rent in Rio Rancho, NM. And it won’t necessarily cost an arm and a leg to rent the perfect home for your family. You can look into duplexes for rent too. Prices in Rio Rancho, NM for rental homes start at $410.

A rental house offers flexibility

Your family situation will change throughout your life. Renting makes it possible to match the size of your home to your lifestyle and financial situation. Maybe it’s just you and your significant other at the moment sharing a charming downtown apartment. But there’s a chance that at some point in time, a third family member will show-up and suddenly that 1 bedroom apartment you were so happy with will become too small. You will realize that you’d much rather prefer the comfort of your own backyard, than all the excitement your current neighborhood provides, that you no longer have time to enjoy anyway. If you want to continue living comfortably, you may want to rent a 2 bedroom house. Or maybe your oldest son turned into a young man who’s going off to college soon. You’ll find yourself in a 4 bedroom house that is suddenly too big. You could downsize and rent a 3 bedroom home with a pool, in a much nicer area. The flexibility of renting makes it possible.

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