Basic information about the Socorro County
The Socorro County is located in the state of New Mexico. This county occupies 6650 square miles, with 3 square miles being water areas. There are 17.866 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Socorro County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (75.14%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (11.65%) and Some Other Race (8.07%). There are 7.014 households in the county, while 62,00% of them are family households and 38,00% represent non family households. There are 16 cities and towns in Socorro County. The most populated city is Socorro city and the smallest town or village is San Acacia CDP.