Rockport, Aransas County, Texas

Rockport: Seaside city of Rockport is located in the state of Texas. Rockport Beach, with its fishing piers and abundant birds, is located here. Exploring Gulf Coast history, the Texas Maritime Museum features displays on shipbuilding, oil drilling as well as pirates. Nearby there are changing local displays of art and a sculpture garden in the Rockport Center for the Arts. There are gardens and an educational center at Fulton Mansion, a 19th-century mansion that has been restored.


Rockport is a town located in the county of Aransas in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,766. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,847 inhabitants.

The town was created 152 years ago in 1870.

Quick Facts about Rockport

Population : 10,847 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Aransas County
Postal code : 78382, 78381
Phone Area Codes : 361
Water as percent of area : 28.84%
Land as percent of area : 71.16%
Altitude : 7 feet / 2 meters
Capital city : Rockport is capital of Aransas County
Establishment : August 08, 1870 (152 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:31:51 (1st February 2023)
Population growth : 19.19% (2010-2020)
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Location of Rockport on Texas map.
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Rockport is located at 28°1'15"N 97°3'22"W (28.0207700, -97.0560100).

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The population of Rockport increased by 19.19% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,766 - census
2011 10,113 13.32% estimation process
2012 10,239 1.23% estimation process
2013 10,468 2.19% estimation process
2014 10,802 3.09% estimation process
2015 10,897 0.87% estimation process
2016 11,058 1.46% estimation process
2017 11,145 0.78% estimation process
2018 10,513 -6.01% estimation process
2019 10,604 0.86% estimation process
2020 10,847 2.24% estimation process

Rockport zip code is 78382. County name: Aransas, County fips: 48007

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Schools in Rockport

College & universities near Rockport, TX

Code Name City ZIP
491066 Strand Institute of Beauty & Esthetics Portland (TX) 78374
224147 Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi (TX) 78412-5503
224350 Del Mar College Corpus Christi (TX) 78404-3897
228185 South Texas Barber College Inc Corpus Christi (TX) 78415
405076 Southern Careers Institute-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi (TX) 78414

Post offices near Rockport

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rockpor Post Office Rockport (TX) 78382

Other places with the same name (6)

  • Rockport , Massachusetts Seaside town Rockport in Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S., is located on the coast. Rockport is located on the Cape Ann peninsula, roughly 40 miles northeast of Boston. Located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, Rockport shares its western border with Gloucester, Massachusetts. with a population of 7,312 people.
  • Rockport , Maine Rockport is a town in Knox County in the state of Maine. It's located 35 miles south of Augusta, Georgia. In 2010, the city's population was 3,330. A prominent tourist resort and art colony, Rockport is home to a diverse population of artists and creatives. with a population of 3,389 people.
  • Rockport , Indiana Located along the Ohio River, Rockport is a city in Indiana's Spencer County in Ohio Township. Santa Claus, formerly the largest settlement in Spencer County, has recently overtaken the city. Spencer County's county seat is located in the city. with a population of 2,136 people.
  • Rockport , Arkansas city in Arkansas with a population of 710 people.
  • Rockport , Kentucky human settlement in Ohio County, Kentucky, United States of America with a population of 263 people.

Other cities in Aransas County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Aransas County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Fulton 1,480 Town in Aransas County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Rockport distances to largest Texas cities