Rockport, TX Population

Population: 7,385. Estimated population in July 2020: 9,041 (+22.4% change)
Males: 3,556 (48.2%), Females: 3,829 (51.8%)

Aransas County

Zip codes: 78382.

Median resident age: 45.9 years
Median household income: $32,741
Median house value: $103,600

Races in Rockport:

  • White Non-Hispanic (74.0%)
  • Hispanic (19.5%)
  • Other race (3.4%)
  • Vietnamese (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (14.1%), English (12.1%), Irish (12.0%), United States (5.9%), French (5.1%), Scotch-Irish (3.4%).

Land area: 9.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rockport

  • High school or higher: 80.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 24.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockport city

  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

5.5% Foreign born (2.9% Asia, 1.4% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,145 (+18.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Rockport:

  • NORTH BAY HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; ARANSAS PASS, TX)
  • REFUGIO COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; REFUGIO, TX)
  • IHS HOSPITAL AT CORPUS CHRISTI (about 31 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rockport:

  • CORPUS CHRISTI INTL (about 37 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Abbreviation: CRP)
  • VICTORIA REGIONAL (about 58 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Abbreviation: VCT)
  • VALLEY INTL (about 132 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Abbreviation: HRL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rockport:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockport:

  • DEL MAR COLLEGE (about 31 miles; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,454)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-CORPUS CHRISTI (about 31 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,282)
  • VICTORIA COLLEGE (about 54 miles; VICTORIA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,511)
  • COASTAL BEND COLLEGE (about 56 miles; BEEVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,150)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE (about 68 miles; KINGSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,860)
  • WHARTON COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 110 miles; WHARTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,124)
  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-HARLINGEN (about 133 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,167)

Schools

Public high school in Rockport:

  • ROCKPORT-FULTON H S (Students: 1,010; Location: 1700 OMOHUNDRO ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Rockport:

  • ROCKPORT-FULTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 816; Location: 1700 OMOHUNDRO ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • LIVEOAK 1-3 LEARNING CENTER (Students: 679; Location: 1700 OMOHUNDRO ST; Grades: 01 – 03)
  • FULTON 4-5 LEARNING CENTER (Students: 528; Location: 1700 OMOHUNDRO ST; Grades: 04 – 05)
  • LITTLE BAY PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 310; Location: 1700 OMOHUNDRO ST; Grades: PK – KG)
Private primary/middle school in Rockport:

  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 162; Location: 111 N CHURCH ST; Grades: PK – 6)

Libraries

Library in Rockport:

  • ARANSAS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $103,439; Location: 701 E MIMOSA ST; 43,397 books; 424 audio materials; 716 video materials; 57 serial subscriptions)