El Paso Area
Texas, largest state in the "48" United States.
Area, 267,338 sq mi (692,405 sq km).
Pop. (2000) 20,851,820, a 22.8% increase since the 1990 census.
Capital, Austin. Largest city, Houston.
Nickname, Lone Star State.
Motto, Friendship. State bird, mockingbird.
State flower, bluebonnet.
State tree, pecan.
The vast expanse of the state contains great regional differences (the distance from far east Texas to El Paso is greater than that from New York to Chicago).
El Paso is a multi-cultural community with a large hispanic base. With a population of over 800,000 people, it may very well be the largest town atmosphere you will ever know. It borders Juarez Mexico and Las Cruces New Mexico. It is also known for its dry climate and rich historic background. In old westerns, you may have heard the phrase, "We'll cut 'em off at the pass." The Pass, El Paso, is the point at which you are able to cross across the Franklin Mountains. It is the gateway to Mexico. It is only hours away from Ski Apache, Ruidoso in New Mexico and gambling casinos. We are proud that El Paso Texas is ranked as one of the safest cities in the United States.
El Paso is host of Fort Bliss, which is one of the largest military bases in the United States. El Pasoans show their gratitude to the soldiers that help keep our world a safer place. El Paso has lively night time entertainment and everything a big city has to offer. Come on down to El Paso! We would love to have you.
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