RIO RANCHO (KRQE) – Rio Rancho and Albuquerque are both ranked on a new list that highlights their family-friendliness.
While Rio Rancho got high marks, New Mexico’s largest city fell near the bottom. Rio Rancho is one of the fastest growing cities in New Mexico.
"It’s just a really nice place to live," said Brandon Eli, Rio Rancho resident.
Now, it has another title, as the 37th best city in the country for young families according to Apartment List’s website.
It’s an accolade the city’s been working on.
"We try to attract companies that are compatible with that age dynamic," said Mayor Greggory Hull.
Mayor Hull says the city’s been trying to attract opportunities for young workers in industries like technology and health care, which seems to be paying off.
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