Rockport, Texas 

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Population

10,490

121% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$47,887

Avg. Home Price

$195,000

Best Places to Live in Rockport, Texas

Mid-sized city - South Texas Gulf Coast, 140 miles southeast of San Antonio
Pros
-Nearby coastal areas
-Cost of living
-Pleasant winters
Cons
-Crime rates
-Isolation
-Industrial landscape

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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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Aransas County
Metro Area: Corpus Christi Metro Area
City: Rockport
Zip Codes: 78382
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 44 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rockport is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Rockport jobs have decreased by 0.60%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rockport's cost of living is 4.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Rockport's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Rockport's population is 10,490 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 120.70%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rockport is $195,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.83%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Rockport public schools spend $17,727 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Rockport. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Rockport

It's a good time to buy in Rockport. Home Appreciation is up 8.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Rockport Real Estate.

The median home price in Rockport is $195,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Rockport   5 Reviews
Family-friendly Rockport - 7/6/2015
Get away from the noisy, crowded beaches of the north Gulf Coast and come to Rockport! The small, seaside arts community is friendly and affordable, with one of the top... Read More

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Texas Waterfront Properties - 1/17/2014
Do you think that Texas is just ranches and desert? Think again. Texas has some of the best waterfront properties in the US. From rivers, to lakes, to the gulf coast,... Read More

Rockport tx - 2/22/2010
Move here only if you have a job waiting, or are retired with a Good income stream. I you move here expect a low paying job (if you can find one). Starting in 2010... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ROCKPORT, TEXAS
78382