New Mexico State Road 528

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State Road 528

NM 528 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by NMDOT
Length15.355 mi[1] (24.711 km)
Major junctions
South end I-25 / US 85 in Albuquerque
Major intersections NM 47 in Albuquerque
NM 448 in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho
North end US 550 in Rio Rancho
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountiesBernalillo, Sandoval
Highway system
  • New Mexico State Highway System
NM 527 NM 529
Eastbound over the Rio Grande

New Mexico State Road 528 (NM 528) is a 15.355-mile-long (24.711 km) state highway in Sandoval County and Bernalillo County, New Mexico. NM 528 is signed as Alameda Blvd. In Rio Rancho, the road is also known as Pat D'Arco Highway,[2] named after former mayor of Rio Rancho Pat D'Arco.[3] It is an L-shaped route signed north-south in Sandoval County and east-west in Bernalillo County.

Route description

NM 528 begins on the east side of a diamond interchange with Interstate 25 (I-25) at Frontage road 2523 (FR 2523) in northern Albuquerque in Bernalillo County. It then heads west along Alameda Boulevard where it intersects 2nd Street NW, which carries NM 47. The route crosses the Rio Grande and then turns to the northwest. At Coors Boulevard, it intersects NM 448. The highway then turns north and enters Rio Rancho in Sandoval County.[4]

NM 528 approaching its junction with NM 448

Through Rio Rancho, NM 528, known as Pat D'Arco Highway, is a major north–south street. It serves major retailers, restaurants, and other businesses. Feeder streets which connect adjacent neighborhoods cross Pat D'Arco Highway at regular intervals. It meets NM 448 again near its own northern end. The route ends at U.S. Route 550 (US 550) on the northern edge of Rio Rancho.[4]

Major intersections

BernalilloAlbuquerque0.0000.000Alameda BoulevardContinuation beyond FR 2523
FR 2523 north
To I-25 / US 85 north (Pan American Freeway) – Santa Fe
Southern terminus; FR 2523 is one-way northbound only
0.1000.161FR 2537 south
To I-25 / US 85 south (Pan American Freeway) – Albuquerque
FR 2537 is one-way southbound only
1.9563.148 NM 47 (2nd Street NW) – Peralta
4.2096.774 NM 448 (Coors Boulevard)
SandovalRio Rancho10.64717.135
NM 448 south (Corrales Road) – Corrales
Northern terminus of NM 448
15.35524.711 US 550 – Bernalillo, CubaNorthern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also


  1. ^ "Posted Route–Legal Description" (PDF). New Mexico Department of Transportation. March 16, 2010. pp. 97–98. Retrieved December 18, 2013.
  2. ^ The Official Site of Rio Rancho, NM - City Hall
  3. ^ State Transportation Commission Names Section of NM 528 After Former Rio Rancho Mayor Pat D’Arco
  4. ^ a b Google (August 7, 2011). "New Mexico State Road 528" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved August 7, 2011.
  5. ^ "TIMS Road Segments by Posted Route/Point with AADT Info; NM, NMX-Routes" (PDF). New Mexico Department of Transportation. April 3, 2013. pp. 63–65. Retrieved December 18, 2013.

External links

Geographic data related to New Mexico State Road 528 at OpenStreetMap