El Paso is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of El Paso.
It is a populated place located in El Paso County at latitude 31.7587 and longitude -106.4869. El Paso County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,717 feet.
The formal boundaries for the City of El Paso (see map) encompass a land area of 256.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.91 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for El Paso: Concordia, Franklin, Magoffinsville.Photos of the local El Paso, TX area
Also See: El Paso, TX ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||674,796|
|Population in Familes||591,307|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8,648|
|Average Household Size||2.93|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||244,049 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||134,835 (55.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||95,771 (39.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||13,443 ( 5.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,270|
|Average Home Value||$189,720|
|Median Household Income||$38,287|
|Average Household Income||$54,113|
|Per Capita Income||$18,495|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.94%|
|Per Capita Income||3.23%|
The table below compares El Paso to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 6||100th|
|Population Density1||# 188||89th|
|Diversity Index2||# 667||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1093||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1161||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.