About This Place
Eldorado is a city in and the county seat of Schleicher County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,951 at the 2000 census, but dropped to 1,800 according to a July 2009 estimate.Eldorado is located on U.S. Highway 277 some twenty-one miles north of Sonora and forty-three miles south of San Angelo, Texas.
Eldorado is located at 30°51′39″N 100°35′54″W / 30.86083°N 100.59833°W / 30.86083; -100.59833 (30.860746, -100.598329).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km²), all of it land.