El Paso, TX : What you need to know

El Paso's 300-plus days of sunshine, cultural attractions and recreational opportunities combine the best of the Southwest, the Old West and Old Mexico. Though steeped in history, the city has a cosmopolitan flair and a majority of residents are bilingual in English and Spanish. Downtown continues to undergo redevelopment, including the addition of Southwest University Park, home to the Triple-A baseball team the El Paso Chihuahuas. The presence of Fort Bliss, Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and the University of Texas at El Paso are major drivers of the economy, and more than 70 Fortune 500 companies make the region the fourth-largest manufacturing center on the continent.


El Paso, TX City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 676325
Latest Population Increase 99.08
Median age 32.6
Median Household Income $42772
Median Home Price $118400
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El Paso, TX Rankings

El Paso , Real Estate

Situated right across the U.S.-Mexico border from Ciudad Juarez, El Paso enjoys an eclectic, exciting, culture that blends Mexican, Anglo and Western elements to create a unique heritage.

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El Paso, TX Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 48.4%
  Population Women 51.6%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 2.5
In El Paso

 
12941% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In El Paso

Median Population

Median age 32.6
Age 18 Over 72.2
Age 21 Over 67.5
Age 62 Over 14.4
Age 65 Over 11.9

Race

  Ethnicity White 83.7%
  Ethnicity Black 3.7%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.2%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 79.9%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 8.5%

Economics

  Median Household Income 42772
  Median Home Price 118400
  Homes Owned 40.7
  Homes Rent 59.3
  Median Property Rent 752

The mountains, the big epic sunsets, the great restaurants, all the things to do -- it's a phenomenally beautiful city and it felt like home the second I drove in on I-10.
Martin Bartlett, resident

Language

  English Only 29.6
  English Other 70.4
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 22.5 MINUTES
in El Paso

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of El Paso

Commute Types

  Walked 1.9
  Worked at Home 3
  Public Transportation 1.8
  Other Means 2.1
  Drove Alone 80
  Carpooled 11.2

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for El Paso