Socorro, Texas

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Socorro, Texas
Location of Socorro, Texas
Location of Socorro, Texas
ElPaso County Socorro.svg
Coordinates: Coordinates: 31°38′29″N 106°16′29″W / 31.64139°N 106.27472°W / 31.64139; -106.27472
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountyEl Paso
Area
 • Total17.5 sq mi (45.3 km2)
 • Land17.5 sq mi (45.3 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
3,661 ft (1,116 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total27,152
 • Density1,551.0/sq mi (598.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP codes
79927-79929
Area code(s)915
FIPS code48-68636[1]
GNIS feature ID1388220[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).

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.