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Welcome to Port Aransas, Paradise on the Gulf of Mexico

If you’re looking for a place on the coast to spend your days birding, fishing, watching sea turtles, or simple lounging on the beach, retreat to Port Aransas. This incredible community of more than 3,000 residents is well known as a cool destination in hot Texas. Not only is it renowned for its natural beauty, it is a haven for community fun and outdoor recreation.

Today, the Port Aransas community is considered the only established town on Mustang Island, one of the largest barrier islands along the Texas Gulf Coast. Port Aransas is surrounded by the waters of Corpus Christi Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, the Lydia Ann Ship Channel, and the Corpus Christi Ship Channel.

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Spotlights of Port Aransas

Aransas National Wildlife Refuge

The Aransas National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for migratory birds and other wildlife. Since 1937, the refuge has stood as a beacon of the conservation movement. Visitors can spy cranes, bobcats, and even alligators in this marshy habitat.

Port Aransas Art Center

The Port Aransas Art Center brings together artists and patrons in a unique space that’s both a gallery and a classroom. The center offers art classes for all ages, art exhibitions, and a wide range of social events throughout the year.

USS Lexington

This marvel of machinery rests on Corpus Christi Bay. The USS Lexington is a World War II aircraft carrier-turned museum. Stories from the past illuminate the history of the ship, while the modern flight simulator makes you a F/18 pilot for the day.

Port Aransas at a Glance

Getting Around

To Corpus Christi: 30 min
To Corpus Christi Int'l: 40 min
To San Antonio: 2 h 45 min
To Austin: 3 hrs
To Houston: 3 hrs 30 mins


Population: 5,000
County: Nueces

Port Aransas Attractions

There's Never a Dull Moment in Port Aransas

There truly is something for every interest when you live in Port Aransas. Whether you enjoy outdoor activities and eco-tourism or fun festivals and the arts, you can always find something fun to do. If you are new to Port Aransas, visit my Port Aransas Real Estate blog to keep up with the latest listings, events, and residential developments in the area.

Outdoor Recreation

Do you love hiking, biking, or fishing? Visit Mustang Island State Park and, of course, the various beaches of Port Aransas and Neuces County. Other attractions include the Coastal Birding Trails, Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, and the Padre Island National Seashore.

Port Aransas Amenities

This community's cultural points of interest include the Port Aransas Community Theater and the Port Aransas Art Center.

Port Aransas Attractions

If you love the beach lifestyle and community events, be sure to visit the Port Aransas Beach Dash, Whooping Crane Festival, First FridayIsland Holiday Market, and the Texas Sand Fest.

Community Events

If you love the beach lifestyle and community events, be sure to visit the Port Aransas Beach Dash, Whooping Crane Festival, First FridayIsland Holiday Market, and the Texas Sand Fest.

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