Socorro, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,276 housing units in Socorro. This represents a 33.5% growth from 5,449 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,199 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 77 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Socorro is about 81.9%. Socorro's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.9%. Average household size is 4.03 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Socorro were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.60%
One Bedroom8.90%
Two Bedrooms29.60%
Three Bedrooms45.10%
Four Bedrooms10.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size4.05
Median year structure was built1984
Median Value of occupied units$54,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$60,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.89
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$326

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0.70%
Home Equity Loan1.40%
Simple Mortgage28.40%
Debt Free69.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.1%