The City of Aransas Pass had a population of 8,601 as of July 1, 2016. Aransas Pass ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Aransas Pass is located at latitude 27.8902 and longitude -97.1185 in San Patricio County. The formal boundaries for the City of Aransas Pass (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.57 sq. miles and a water area of 39.87 sq. miles. San Patricio County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 16 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Aransas Pass are located in San Patricio County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into Aransas County, and Nueces County.
The City of Aransas Pass (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Aransas Pass is located within Port Aransas Division of San Patricio County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Aransas Pass population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Aransas Pass: Aransas Harbor.
|Population in Households||8,454|
|Population in Familes||6,979|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||147|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,371 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,015 (46.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,331 (30.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,025 (23.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,710|
|Average Home Value||$159,794|
|Median Household Income||$43,466|
|Average Household Income||$64,107|
|Per Capita Income||$25,318|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.67%|
|Per Capita Income||1.47%|
The table below compares Aransas Pass to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 276||84th|
|Population Density1||# 995||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 426||76th|
|Median Household Income||# 906||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 630||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.