Boracho, Texas

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Boracho is an unincorporated community in Culberson County, Texas, in the United States.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Boracho was established in 1908, and closed in 1912.[2] Boracho is derived from Spanish, meaning "drunk".[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Boracho, Texas
  2. ^ "Culberson County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 25 December 2014. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
  3. ^ Hubbard, George (30 November 2002). Humor & Drama of Early Texas. Taylor Trade Publications. p. 221. ISBN 978-1-55622-843-8.

Coordinates: 31°04′38″N 104°23′19″W / 31.07722°N 104.38861°W / 31.07722; -104.38861