Nationwide Claims to Fame

Socorro is 22nd out of 6,406 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Statewide Claims to Fame

Socorro is 7th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Socorro is 13th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Socorro is 17th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - White

Socorro is 19th in Texas out of 389 other cities in People per household

Socorro, Texas Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 32,693 92nd 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 22.0 101st 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,452.8 194th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 8.3% 145th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 32.5% 63rd 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.7% 264th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 55.0% 371st 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 7.4% 362nd 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Race - White 94.3% 17th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.2% 377th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.6% 7th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.1% 383rd 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 273rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 0.8% 375th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 96.7% 13th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 381st 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Female residents 51.8% 114th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 33.2% 25th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Housing units 9,313 116th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 5.2% 323rd 24.0% 25.9%
Households 8,396 114th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 81.3% 71st 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $77,800 295th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 3.8 19th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Income per capita $11,581 366th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $31,091 348th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 30.0% 42nd 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Socorro Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,786 107th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $69,010 265th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $2,173 299th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $8,492 248th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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