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Rockport

Aransas County,

Texas

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"The Charm of the Texas Coast"


The Texas state capital is Austin.


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Zip Codes

78382

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Rockport is approximately 7,385 (2000), 8766 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,721 (1990), 3809 (2010).

The amount of land area in Rockport is 15.128 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 6.372 sq kilometers.
The distance from Rockport to Washington DC is 1411 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 161 miles. (as the crow flies)
Rockport is positioned 28.04 degrees north of the equator and 97.05 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Rockport location: on the Gulf of Mexico on the Texas Gulf coast, not far from Corpus Christi. Nearby communities include Victoria, Port Lavaca, Port Aransas, Kingsville, and Aransas Pass.

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Climate & Weather

Rockport average annual rainfall is 29.9 inches per year
Rockport average temperature is 73 degrees F.
The average low temperature is 67 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 79 degrees F.
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Attractions

Rockport attractions:

Not far from Corpus Christi, this area draws artists and nature lovers. Both commercial and sport fisherman have been in the area for a long time. The climate is good year-round with visitors coming to enjoy the birding, fishing, hunting and the many local festivals. Both Rockport and Fulton are known as the "Charm of the Texas coast."

Rockport Art Center
Phone: 361-729-5519
Rockport Artists Association, Inc.

For festivals and special events, see the Community events page

Texas Maritime Museum
Next to the Rockport Harbor
1202 Navigation Circle
Rockport, Texas
Phone: 361-729-6644
Many artifacts of the past including a full-sized ship's bridge. Also see the world of coastal seabirds.

Interpretive Nature Trail
Demonstration Garden & Wetlands Pond
State Highway 35 North Rest Area
Experience the sights and sounds of nature in a wetland environment in the midst of Rockport! For more information, please contact the Chamber of commerce

Fulton Mansion State Historical Park
317 Fulton Beach Road
Rockport, Texas
Phone: (361) 729-0386
Tours Wednesday - Sunday. Fee for admission

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