Rio Rancho, NM Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,663
Total Crimes
1,673.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.66%
Below National Average
23 out of 60
In New Mexico
5,009 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Rio Rancho, NM?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Rio Rancho is 1,673.7 per 100,000 people. That's -28.66% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -53.77% lower than the New Mexico total crime rate of 3,620.2 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Rio Rancho SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
6

How Does Rio Rancho Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Rio Rancho
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,663 1,673.7 3,620.2 2,346.0
Murder 3 3.0 7.8 6.5
Robbery 20 20.1 99.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 134 134.9 615.9 279.7
Violent Crime 189 190.2 778.3 387.8
Burglary 261 262.7 648.8 314.2
Larceny 1,084 1,091.0 1,765.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 129 129.8 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 1,474 1,483.5 2,841.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Rio Rancho

189.0
Violent Crimes
190.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-50.95%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 525.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Rio Rancho each year. That compares to a 1 in 128.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Rio Rancho is 190.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -50.95% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -75.56% lower than the New Mexico violent crime rate of 778.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Rio Rancho

1,474.0
Property Crimes
1,483.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-24.24%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 67.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Rio Rancho each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Rio Rancho is 1,483.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -24.24% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -47.80% lower than the New Mexico property crime rate of 2,841.9 per 100,000 people.

Rio Rancho Crime Compared To New Mexico Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in New Mexico.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Rio Rancho

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Albuquerque, NM 562,065 35,723 6,355.7 5,012.1 1,343.6
Bernalillo, NM 10,353 317 3,061.9 2,240.9 821.0
Corrales, NM 8,715 74 849.1 711.4 137.7
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