Rio Rico is located in the county of Santa Cruz. It covers a total area of 161.2 sq. km. The economic development of the city is contributed by industries related to arts and crafts, automotive, construction, textiles, courier, finance, freight forwarding, insurance, hotels, food, real estate, transport and tourism. Commercial spaces are utilized by wine shops, service stations, printing services, public libraries, machine shops, educational institutions and stores of fruits and vegetables, contributing to the economy in a positive way.