El Paso Street

From Pittsburgh Streets
El Paso Street
Neighborhood Stanton Heights
Origin of name El Paso, Texas

El Paso Street appears in the 1890 Hopkins atlas.[1]

Bob Regan includes "El Paso" in a list of streets named for cities,[2]:65 and also includes it in his "Streets of Pittsburgh" crossword puzzle, clued as "A city in western Texas on the Mexican border; located on the northern bank of the Rio Grande across from the Mexican city of Juarez."[2]:185


  1. Atlas of the City of Pittsburgh, vol. 3, plate 11. G. M. Hopkins & Co., Philadelphia, 1890. http://historicpittsburgh.org/maps-hopkins/1890-volume-3-atlas-pittsburgh; included in the 1890 layer at Pittsburgh Historic Maps (https://esriurl.com/pittsburgh). [view source]hopkins-1890-vol-3
  2. 2.0 2.1 Bob Regan. The Names of Pittsburgh: How the city, neighborhoods, streets, parks and more got their names. The Local History Company, Pittsburgh, 2009, ISBN 978-0-9770429-7-5. [view source]regan