Money Magazine thinks Rio Rancho is one of the best places to live.
The City of Vision ranked 30. Among the noted attributes are the landscape and the view of the Sandias.
The article says Rio Rancho has a high quality of life with plentiful amenities, and is one of the safest places in the state, with modest housing costs below $200,000.
The best place to live, according to the rankings, is Frisco, Texas. The second best place: Ashburn, Virginia, followed by Carmel, Indiana.
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