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The Rio Grande Gracious Retirement Living

2331 Westside Blvd Se, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

Independent Living
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(800) 780-8101

To Reach a Resident

(505) 308-2228

Estimated Pricing

Estimated $2,849
One Bedroom
Estimated $3,589
Two Bedroom
Estimated $4,414

Price Comparison

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

  • The Rio Grande Gracious Retirement Living Description

    The Rio Grande Gracious Retirement Living is a community that offers independent living and is located in Rio Rancho, New Mexico and is part of the Hawthorn Senior Living 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 8.4 out of 10 making it the 8th 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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    Community Reviews

    The Rio Grande Gracious Retirement Living
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 85 reviews across the web


  • Ranking in City: 9 out of 21 communities in Rio Rancho
  • Ranking in State: 85 out of 201 communities in NM
  • Food and Dining 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.

    Reviews of the retirement living facility present a mixed picture, with some highlighting positive experiences and others expressing dissatisfaction. Positive comments often mention the caring and hardworking staff, including managers, chefs, and activity directors, who contribute to a welcoming and supportive community atmosphere. Residents and their families appreciate the variety of activities, the quality of food, and the clean and comfortable environment. The facility is praised for its efforts to keep residents safe during the COVID pandemic and for creating a sense of belonging among residents.

    On the other hand, some reviews criticize the management and customer service, describing them as uncaring or rude. Concerns are raised about the treatment of both employees and residents, with one review mentioning a hostile work environment and another expressing worry about the safety and well-being of a family member. There are also complaints about the lack of hospitality from new management and issues with family visitation policies.

    Despite the criticisms, many reviews emphasize the strong community spirit, the high level of resident satisfaction, and the dedication of the staff to providing a high-quality living experience. Events like themed parties and proms for residents are highlighted as examples of the facility's commitment to creating enjoyable experiences for its residents.

    In summary, while there are areas for improvement, particularly in management and customer service, the retirement living facility is generally well-regarded for its caring staff, quality services, and efforts to create a welcoming and supportive community for its residents.


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    Writing classes

    Group outings

    Community Amenities

    Fitness center


    Room Amenities

    All utilities

    Cable TV service

    Guest suite


    Three chef-prepared meals daily

    Homemade meals

    Tempting desserts

    Nutritional choices

    Snacks and beverages

    Gracious dining room


    Transportation to doctor’s appointments

    Scheduled transportation

    Shopping trips

    Day trips

    What is in the Neighborhood

    General Area Overview
    • The closest city is Rio Rancho which is 1.4 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

    Click the button above to explore the neighborhood


    1.3 miles away
    Walmart Supercenter
    1.6 miles away
    1.7 miles away
    Sam's Club
    1.8 miles away
    Walmart Neighborhood Market
    1.9 miles away


    Los Ranchos/Journal Center
    5.1 miles away
    Sandia Pueblo
    5.1 miles away
    6.7 miles away

    Bus Stations

    San Mateo @Montgomery
    8.5 miles away
    San Mateo @ Montgomery
    8.5 miles away
    San Mateo @ Homestead
    8.6 miles away


    Nusenda Credit Union
    0.6 miles away
    Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union
    0.7 miles away
    U.S. Bank
    1.5 miles away
    Bank of America
    1.5 miles away
    Wells Fargo
    2.2 miles away


    Presbyterian Rust Medical Center
    0.3 miles away
    Lovelace Westside Hospital
    1.0 miles away
    UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center
    5.8 miles away
    Lovelace Women's Hopsital
    8.3 miles away
    UNM Carrie Tingley Hospital
    9.5 miles away


    0.9 miles away
    CVS Pharmacy
    1.0 miles away
    Walmart Pharmacy
    2.1 miles away
    Modern Alchemist Compounding Pharmacy
    7.1 miles away
    Smiths Pharmacy
    8.0 miles away


    Smiles for Kids Orthodontics & Oral Surgery Westside
    2.9 miles away
    Smiles for Kids Dentistry Westside
    2.9 miles away
    Family Dental Center
    4.8 miles away
    Ivory Dental
    5.1 miles away
    Family Smiles Dentistry for Kids & Adults
    5.1 miles away


    A Park Above
    0.0 miles away
    Rio Rancho
    0.5 miles away
    Black Arroyo Park
    0.5 miles away
    Cabezon Park
    0.5 miles away
    0.6 miles away

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    Southern Plaza
    1.4 miles away
    Cottonwood Mall
    2.4 miles away
    Holly Plaza
    7.1 miles away
    Paseo Village
    7.8 miles away
    La Cueva Town Center
    7.9 miles away


    4.1 miles away
    Moon & Dove Gallery
    4.2 miles away
    Adobe Theater
    4.4 miles away
    Studio J
    5.4 miles away
    6.0 miles away


    1.4 miles away
    Best Lee's
    1.4 miles away
    Joe's Pasta House
    1.6 miles away
    Black Olive
    1.7 miles away
    1.9 miles away

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