Living in Socorro, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Socorro SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
5

Socorro, TX Crime Report

296
Total Crimes
862.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-66.43%
Below National Average

Socorro, TX Cost Of Living

81
Socorro's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Socorro, Texas Info Snack

Socorro is a city in El Paso County, Texas, United States on the north bank of the Rio Grande southeast of El Paso and on the border of Mexico. El Paso adjoins it on the west and the smaller city of San Elizario on the southeast; small unincorporated areas of El Paso County separate it from the nearby municipalities of Horizon City to the north and Clint to the east. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 27,152. By the 2010 census, the number had grown to 32,013. It is part of the El Paso Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city is El Paso County's second-largest municipality, after El Paso. It has a council manager type of government with five city council members. Socorro is the 93rd largest community in the state of Texas.
Population
33,923
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
26.9%
Median Home
$91,400
Median Income
$34,339
Median Rent
$693

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Rankings for Socorro in Texas

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1

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3

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Population 5,696

4

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Population 9,368

5

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6

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Population 14,793

Map Of Socorro, TX

Population over time in Socorro

Year Population % Change
2017 33,923 1.0%
2016 33,587 1.8%
2015 32,988 0.3%
2014 32,877 0.8%
2013 32,623 1.2%
2012 32,227 1.0%
2011 31,912 1.2%
2010 31,544 1.8%
2009 30,975 -
Crime/100k Socorro TX USA
Violent Crime 131.1 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 23.3 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 90.3 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 731.2 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 69.9 410.8 376.0
Larceny 588.5 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 72.8 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Socorro

White
2.8% (933)
African American
0.0% (7)
American Indian
1.3% (432)
Asian
0.1% (44)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
95.8% (32,505)
Race Socorro TX USA
White 2.8% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 95.8% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Socorro, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.5% (357,025)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (277,111)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.7% (566,431)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.8% (536,833)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (561,991)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (543,123)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (286,730)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.9% (198,676)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (51,796)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (12,579)
Income Socorro TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.7% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.8% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.9% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Socorro

Female
53.7% (18,230)
Male
46.3% (15,693)
Gender Socorro TX USA
Female 53.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Socorro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
28.0% (9,498)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (4,749)
High School / GED
27.0% (9,159)
Some College
17.0% (5,766)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,713)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (1,696)
Master's Degree
1.0% (339)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Socorro TX USA
< 9th Grade 28.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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