Port Aransas, Texas 

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Population

3,980

+15.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$42,224

Median Home Price

$301,000

Best Places to Live in Port Aransas, Texas

Mid-sized city - South Texas Gulf Coast, 140 miles southeast of San Antonio. November, March and April are the most pleasant months in Port Aransas, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Nearby coastal areas
-Cost of living
-Pleasant winters
Cons
-Crime rates
-Isolation
-Industrial landscape

Local Listings in Port Aransas
 $799,000 
106 LA Joya
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3061 SqFt
 $775,000 
816 E Avenue G
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1921 SqFt
 $449,900 
6877 State Highway 361 Unit 34
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1926 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Corpus Christi Metro Area

Corpus Christi is a prosperous port town about 160 miles north of the Mexican border. It is a center for the petroleum and petrochemical industry, and a major shipping gateway on the Intracoastal Waterway. There is a military presence with two naval air stations in the vicinity, and a Texas A&M campus in town. The series of long barrier islands, particularly South Padre Island to the south, provide excellent beach, boating and wildlife viewing opportunities for tourists and residents alike.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Port Aransas
Zip Codes: 78373
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 44 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Port Aransas is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Port Aransas jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Port Aransas's cost of living is 15.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Port Aransas's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
November, March and April are the most pleasant months in Port Aransas, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Nueces county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Port Aransas's population is 3,980 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 15.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Port Aransas is $301,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Port Aransas public schools spend $35,074 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in Port Aransas. More Education


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Reviews for Port Aransas   2 Reviews
Beaches, etc. - 5/12/2010
Nice beach access. Some weekends are crowded but weekdays are better if you don't want the crowds. One of the better places to spend time on the Texas Gulf... Read More

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Wonderful Climate, friendly atmosphere - 12/26/2006
I live in Port Aransas, TX. It is a resort town on a barrier island about 30 miles from Corpus... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN PORT ARANSAS
$799,000
106 LA Joya
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$775,000
816 E Avenue G
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$449,900
6877 State Highway 361 Unit 34
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$685,000
2069 Sand Point Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,099,500
928 Banyan Beach Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$559,000
515 W Avenue C
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$1,100,000
237 Hide Away Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

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