Rio Vista Farm Historic District

Also known as: El Paso County Poor Farm, Camp Rio Vista, Bracero Center
800--801 Rio Vista Rd., Socorro, Texas


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 22, 1996
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; American Movement: Prairie School
Areas of significance
Social History; Politics/Government; Agriculture; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic function
Institutional housing
Current function
Correctional facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1915; 1935; 1936
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 17
Non-contributing buildings: 5
Non-contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing sites: 2