Bosque Farms 8.1875
Los Lunas 8.3125
Rio Communities 7.4375
Valencia County 6.875
Largest in NM 8.6875
Lowest in NM 6.437Property Taxes: See Valencia County schedule. Property Taxes for Business operation are quite reasonable.
Electricity: PNM operates a 10MW Solar Farm within Rio Communities city limits.
Water: Provided locally by private company in city of Rio Communities
Wastewater Treatment: Provided locally by private company in city of Rio Communities
Solid Waste Disposal: Universal Waste Systems
Natural Gas: Provided by Gas Co of New Mexico in Rio Communities.
Telecommunications: See Utility grid above.
- Clariant, a Swiss corporation, operates a large plant that manufactures desiccants. 225 employees.
- BNSF’s Belen Rail Yard, three miles west, employs 300 people. 100 trains/day stop here to refuel.Employment by industry 1,740:
|Agricultural, forestry, fishing, hunting, mining||2.1%|
|Transportation, warehousing and Utilities||11.0%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real estate and rental||5.7%|
|Professional, scientific, management and Administrative||6.8%|
|Educational and Health Care and Social Services||20.3%|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation, accommodation and food||10.1%|
|Other Services, except public administration||2.9%|