Located within Texas, United States, the city of Socorro is located in the El Paso metropolitan area.
Socorro is very good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are very peaceful.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Socorro is an important part of its character. About one quarter of properties in this part of the El Paso metropolitan area were constructed in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. This city has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around three quarters of the units in the city are occupied by home owners whereas renters occupy the remainder.
High schools and primary schools are not particularly abundant in this city, and for this reason tend to require an extended walk to get to. In terms of food, reaching one of around 10 grocery stores on foot is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in this city. There are also a few options for those who care about restaurants within walking distance.
Traveling by car is very convenient in Socorro. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in Socorro is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the city. Socorro is not very suitable for walking because very few common errands can be run on foot.