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Where is Socorro County, New Mexico?

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Socorro County is a county equivalent area found in New Mexico, USA. The county government of Socorro is found in the county seat of Socorro.

With a total 17,219.94 sq. km of land and water area, Socorro County, New Mexico is the 55th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 17,310 people, Socorro County has a total 7945 households earning 34036 on average per year.

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Socorro County, New Mexico - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 35053
Area Codes 505,575
Time Zone MST
Major Cities Socorro (population: 10,070), Magdalena (population: 2,954), Veguita (population: 1,841), Lemitar (population: 870), Bosque (population: 697), San Antonio (population: 591), Polvadera (population: 422), San Acacia (population: 192), La Joya (population: 142), Claunch (population: 83)
Land Area 6,683 sq miles
Water Area 6,647 sq miles
Household Income $34,036
Housing Units 7,945
Median Home Value $122,800
High School Grads 79% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 19% of population
Retail Spending $6,955 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $24,224 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.