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Fairwinds - Rio Rancho

920 Riverview Drive Southeast, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

Independent Living Assisted Living Rehabilitation
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(800) 780-8101

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(505) 896-3000

Estimated Pricing

Estimated $2,862
One Bedroom
Estimated $3,605
Two Bedroom
Estimated $4,433

Price Comparison

  • Average City Price: $3,550
  • Average State Price: $3,580
  • Average National Price: $4,181

  • Fairwinds - Rio Rancho Description

    Fairwinds - Rio Rancho is a large 76 bed community that offers independent living, assisted living and rehabilitation and is located in Rio Rancho, New Mexico and is part of the Leisure Care network of communities. Residents who live at the facility are able to choose from a range of studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom and suite room layouts.

    The community has an average rating of 9 out of 10 making it the 4th highest rated community in the city out of 19 communities. See more information on reviews.

    To find information about the surrounding area including weather, crime, health facilities, parks, and more you can explore the neighborhood here.

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    Care Types at Community

    This community offers the following types of care

    Independent Living

    Independent living offers seniors the freedom to enjoy their retirement in a supportive community setting, with amenities and activities tailored to their active lifestyle.

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    Assisted Living

    Assisted living offers a supportive community environment with personalized care and assistance for seniors who value their independence but need help with daily activities.

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    Community Reviews

    Fairwinds - Rio Rancho
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 189 reviews across the web


  • Ranking in City: 7 out of 21 communities in Rio Rancho
  • Ranking in State: 66 out of 201 communities in NM
  • Food and Dining A

    Value for Price A

    Activities A

    Facility and Grounds A

    Care A

    Staff A

    Cleanliness A

    Review Summary

    The following is an AI generated summary of the reviews of the community from across the web.

    Summary of Reviews:

    • Some reviews highlight negative experiences with management and staff, describing them as rude or incompetent.
    • Many reviews praise the facility for its caring and professional staff, with specific commendations for going above and beyond during challenging times like the pandemic.
    • The facility is described as beautiful, with great amenities, including walking paths and views of the Albuquerque Valley.
    • There are mixed opinions on the level of care provided, especially for residents with more advanced needs such as dementia or Alzheimer's.
    • Food quality receives mixed reviews, with some praising it as excellent and others finding it lacking in variety or portion size.
    • Several reviewers appreciate the wide range of activities available to residents, contributing to a vibrant social life.
    • Concerns are raised about safety and cleanliness in some instances, including a reported incident involving a maintenance issue.
    • Overall, many reviewers recommend the facility for its warm and inviting atmosphere, caring staff, and the sense of community among residents.


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    Dressing Assistance

    Mobility & Escort Assistance

    Showering & Bathing

    Personal Appearance & Hygiene Assistance

    Continence Support & Incontinence Maintenance

    Emergency Pull Cord System



    Mailing Services

    Support Services

    LPN on Staff

    Personal Training

    Concierge Services


    Activity & Social Planning

    PrimeFit Wellness

    Brain Fitness


    Bocce Ball Court

    Fitness Program

    Community Amenities


    Guest Suites

    24-hour Awake Staff

    Enclosed Courtyard

    Accepts Dogs

    Covered Parking

    Room Amenities

    Spacious Studio

    One-bedroom Apartment

    Two-bedroom Apartment

    Generous Kitchens

    Individually Controlled Heating and Air-conditioning

    Built-in Emergency Communication Systems


    Restaurant-style Dining

    Chef-prepared Meals

    Private Dining Room



    Outdoor Patio


    Transportation Services

    Parking Available


    Pet Friendly

    Pet Care Available

    What is in the Neighborhood

    General Area Overview
    • The closest city is Rio Rancho which is 1.3 miles away and has a population of 87,521 (large town).
    • The average income is $62,127, which is average compared to other zip codes.
    • Weather
      • High Temperature: 81
      • Low Temperature: 36
      • Average Temperature: 59.7
      • Day Breakdown: The area gets 61 days of rain, 15 days of snow and 288 days of sun
      • Precipitation: 0.5 inches a year

    Demographic Overview
    • The median age is 38.3 years old, high compared to other cities.
    • 9.06% of the population are Veterans which is a very high percentage of Veterans compared to other cities.
    • 5.52% of the population are Foreign-born which is a very low percentage of Foreign-born compared to other cities.
    • The population is 3% American Indian and Alaska Native, 1% Asian, 3% Black or African-American, 31% Hispanic or Latino, and 59% White.

    Health and Safety Overview
    • The crime rate is 4.76 per 100 people which is high compared to other cities.
      • Violent Crime: 1.31 incidents per 100 people
      • Property Crime: 2.59 incidents per 100 people
      • Drug-Related Crime: 0.25 incidents per 100 people

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    0.7 miles away
    Natural Grocers
    0.8 miles away
    Walmart Neighborhood Market
    0.9 miles away
    1.1 miles away
    Sam's Club
    2.1 miles away


    Sandia Pueblo
    3.2 miles away
    Los Ranchos/Journal Center
    4.5 miles away
    Downtown Bernalillo
    7.0 miles away
    7.1 miles away
    Sandoval County/US 550
    7.9 miles away

    Bus Stations

    San Mateo @Montgomery
    8.1 miles away
    San Mateo @ Montgomery
    8.1 miles away


    Wells Fargo
    0.7 miles away
    U.S. Bank
    1.4 miles away
    Bank of America
    1.7 miles away
    Kirtland Federal Credit Union
    2.5 miles away
    Nusenda Credit Union
    3.2 miles away


    Lovelace Westside Hospital
    2.8 miles away
    Presbyterian Rust Medical Center
    3.0 miles away
    UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center
    5.1 miles away
    Lovelace Women's Hopsital
    7.9 miles away
    UNM Carrie Tingley Hospital
    10.1 miles away


    0.8 miles away
    CVS Pharmacy
    0.8 miles away
    Walmart Pharmacy
    2.5 miles away
    Modern Alchemist Compounding Pharmacy
    5.9 miles away
    Smiths Pharmacy
    6.5 miles away


    Smiles for Kids Orthodontics & Oral Surgery Westside
    4.3 miles away
    Smiles for Kids Dentistry Westside
    4.3 miles away
    Twohig Dentistry
    5.9 miles away
    Robert C. Kerschen, DMD
    6.3 miles away
    Heflin Family Dentistry
    6.5 miles away


    Alpine Xeric Park
    0.1 miles away
    Dam Site 1 Bike Path Trailhead Park
    0.1 miles away
    Sabana Heights Park
    0.2 miles away
    Leon Grande Park
    0.9 miles away
    Veja Baja Park
    0.9 miles away

    None Found


    Southern Plaza
    2.8 miles away
    Cottonwood Mall
    2.9 miles away
    Holly Plaza
    5.8 miles away
    Paseo Village
    6.3 miles away
    La Cueva Town Center
    6.4 miles away


    1.7 miles away
    Moon & Dove Gallery
    1.8 miles away
    Adobe Theater
    3.5 miles away
    Sandia Casino Amphitheater
    4.7 miles away
    V. Sue Cleveland High School Concert Hall
    5.1 miles away


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    Kyoto Sushi & Steak House
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    Chill Zone Frozen Yogurt
    1.1 miles away

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    This community is licensed by the state of NM. It is a large-sized community with 76 total beds.


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