Socorro County

Socorro County, New Mexico

210 Park St
Socorro, NM 87801
Phone: (505) 835-0589
Fax: (505) 835-4629
www.socorro-nm.com

In west-central NM, south of Albuquerque; original county; organized Jul 1850 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: Name given to the Piro Indian pueblo of Teypana in 1598 by Juan de Onate (1550?-1630) because "they gave us much corn." Spanish 'aid, help, succor, assistance.'

Area (sq mi):: 6648.71 (land 6646.40; water 2.31) Population per square mile: 2.70
Population 2005: 18,148 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 0.40%; 1990-2000 22.40% Population 2000: 18,078 (White 37.60%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 48.70%; Asian 1.10%; Other 35.40%). Foreign born: 6.40%. Median age: 32.40
Income 2000: per capita $12,826; median household $23,439; Population below poverty level: 31.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,424-$18,695
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.00% Median travel time to work: 20.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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It is still debated whether Elfego Baca was first appointed deputy sheriff of Socorro County, New Mexico, or whether he purchased a badge and Colt single-action .
First-generation adults were found as early as the first week of May in Socorro County, New Mexico.
TSX-V: MXR; OTC BB: MXROF) is pleased to announce that it has received results from six drill holes, CDB-2 to CDB-7, at its 100% owned C de Baca uranium project in Socorro County, New Mexico.
is pleased to announce that it has received the results of the first drill hole at its wholly-owned C de Baca uranium project in Socorro County, New Mexico.
Here are examples of maximum annual incomes allowed for some Metropolitan Statistical Areas in New Mexico: Albuquerque ($35,760); Santa Fe ($43,760); Las Cruces ($26,320); Chaves County ($25,200); Cibola County ($21,840); Curry County ($25,920); Lea County ($27,280); McKinley County ($18,640); Rio Arriba County ($22,880); Roosevelt County ($24,800); San Juan County ($26,640); Socorro County ($26,880).
TSX-V: MXR; OTCBB: MXROF; Frankfurt: M1D) is pleased to announce that drilling is now underway at its wholly-owned C de Baca Uranium property in Socorro County, New Mexico.
v-MXR; OTCBB-MXROF; Frankfurt M1D) is pleased to announce that it has been granted a drill permit by the USDA Forest Service for its wholly-owned C de Baca Uranium property in Socorro County, New Mexico.
Included in this database are the original reports prepared by Occidental Minerals Corporation on the Company's wholly-owned C de Baca uranium project in Socorro County, New Mexico.
City: Bayard Date: 03/29/06 Event Time: 6:00-8:00 PM Town Hall leader: Continuum of Care, Coalition Socorro, New Mexico Organization Name: Socorro County DWI Program Email: dwi@co.
is pleased to announce that it is acquiring a total of 108 claims (the "Claims") in Socorro County, New Mexico.