The City of El Paso is a populated place located in El Paso County at latitude 31.8484 and longitude -106.427. El Paso County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,717 feet.
The formal official name is the City of El Paso, but most people and references simply refer to it as El Paso, Texas.
The Census Class Code for El Paso indicates a . The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The formal boundaries for the City of El Paso (see map below) 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.
|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.