Socorro, Texas

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Socorro, Texas
City
Location of Socorro, Texas
Coordinates: 31°38′29″N 106°16′29″W / 31.64139°N 106.27472°W / 31.64139; -106.27472Coordinates: 31°38′29″N 106°16′29″W / 31.64139°N 106.27472°W / 31.64139; -106.27472
Country United States
State Texas
County El Paso
Area
 • Total 17.5 sq mi (45.3 km2)
 • Land 17.5 sq mi (45.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 3,661 ft (1,116 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 27,152
 • Density 1,551.0/sq mi (598.8/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP codes 79927-79929
Area code(s) 915
FIPS code 48-68636[1]
GNIS feature ID 1388220[2]

Socorro is a city in El Paso County, Texas, in the United States. About 27,100 people lived in Socorro as of the year 2000. Socorro has an area of 17.5 square miles (45 km2).

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