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Population in 2012: 9,133 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +23.7%
 

Males: 4,616  (50.5%)
Females: 4,517  (49.5%)

Median resident age:  50.6 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78382.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $52,150 (it was $32,741 in 2000)
Rockport:

$52,150
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,143

Rockport city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $195,617 (it was $95,200 in 2000)
Rockport:

$195,617
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $250,817; Detached houses: $265,710; Townhouses or other attached units: $393,224; In 2-unit structures: $278,264; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $177,982; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $173,959; Mobile homes: $88,577; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $61,900

Median gross rent in 2012: $933.

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  • White alone - 6,782 (76.5%)
  • Hispanic - 1,701 (19.2%)
  • Two or more races - 273 (3.1%)
  • Black alone - 56 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 53 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.02%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Rockport: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (17.8%), English (9.9%), Irish (9.8%), United States (5.6%), Scottish (2.8%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 9.39 square miles.

Population density: 973 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Rockport:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockport city:

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

292 residents are foreign born (2.4% Asia, 0.5% Europe, 0.4% North America).

This city:  3.3%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 67 registered sex offenders living in Rockport, Texas as of November 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Rockport to the number of sex offenders is 136 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,251 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,529 (1.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (29.3 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (132.4 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Fulton, TX (1.6 miles ), Lamar, TX (2.8 miles ), Holiday Beach, TX (3.1 miles ), Country Acres, TX (3.2 miles) , Falman-County Acres, TX (3.2 miles ), Falman, TX (3.2 miles) , Aransas Pass, TX (3.2 miles ), Bayside, TX (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 125 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 1998: 122 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 1999: 68 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2000: 101 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $163,900
  • 2002: 87 buildings, average cost: $149,100
  • 2003: 99 buildings, average cost: $125,600
  • 2004: 160 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2005: 191 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2006: 192 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2007: 132 buildings, average cost: $154,000
  • 2008: 103 buildings, average cost: $137,000
  • 2009: 66 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2010: 83 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2011: 60 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2012: 82 buildings, average cost: $135,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 28.03 N, Longitude: 97.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,646 (+18.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,838 (60.0%)

Area code: 361

Rockport household income distribution Rockport home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Rockport by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 100000010000
per 100,000 13.20.00.00.00.00.00.010.40.00.00.00.0
Rapes 33021120032206
per 100,000 39.738.90.023.2124.5215.10.031.219.920.00.066.8
Robberies 937532522113
per 100,000 119.238.984.158.133.921.552.820.819.910.011.233.4
Assaults 1020101715981314111624
per 100,000 132.4259.3120.2197.4169.796.884.5135.1139.6109.9178.8267.3
Burglaries 167149172196170108921151479376125
per 100,000 2211.01931.62067.62276.21923.71161.7972.11195.21466.2928.9849.21392.3
Thefts 535500560585630506415285365269281375
per 100,000 7083.36481.76731.66793.67129.15442.64385.02962.03640.52686.83139.74176.9
Auto thefts 161213273420141710111615
per 100,000 211.8155.6156.3313.6384.7215.1147.9176.799.7109.9178.8167.1
Arson 000110111011
per 100,000 0.00.00.011.611.30.010.610.410.00.011.211.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 556.6485.0460.1514.1574.7497.2278.5285.5296.0214.9230.6381.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Rockport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 37 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Texas average:

1.95

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Rockport, Texas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.1%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


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

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Carpenters (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Rockport-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.7 miles away from the Rockport city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 10/22/1954, a category F3 tornado 20.4 miles away from the city center injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rockport-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 84.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from Rockport center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from Rockport center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Aransas County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winds: 2, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockport topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers in Rockport:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE ROCKPORT (Dialysis Facility, 1102 F.M. 3036)
  • ROCKPORT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 2102 FM 2165)
  • SEA CREST HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 801 E MARKET STREET)
  • ABILITY HOUSE ROCKPORT (Hospital, 843 PINE AVE)
  • AIM HOSPICE (Hospital, 703 EAST CONCHO)
  • HARBOR HOSPICE OF GULF COAST LP (Hospital, 400 ENTERPRISE DRIVE SUITE 1-3)
  • GULF POINTE PLAZA (Nursing Home, 1008 ENTERPRISE BLVD)
  • OAK CREST NURSING CENTER LP (Nursing Home, 1902 FM 3036)
  • ROCKPORT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 1004 YOUNG STREET)
  • ROCKPORT COASTAL CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, 1004 S YOUNG)

Political contributions by individuals in Rockport, TX

Airports located in Rockport:


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Local government website: www.cityofrockport.com

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockport:

  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 28 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,428)
  • Del Mar College (about 29 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 3,608)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 62 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 5,342)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 107 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,960)
  • Palo Alto College (about 128 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,782)
  • St Philips College (about 129 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 3,465)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 132 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 4,013)

Public high school in Rockport:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rockport:

Private elementary/middle schools in Rockport:

  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 161; Location: 111 N CHURCH ST; Grades: PK - 5)
  • COASTAL OAKS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 20; Location: 2002 FM 3036; Grades: PK - 11)
See full list of schools located in Rockport, School District: ARANSAS COUNTY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Rockport:

  • ARANSAS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $182,697; Location: 701 E MIMOSA ST; 39,045 books; 574 audio materials; 792 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 20 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rockport: Key Allegro Isle Marina (A), Aransas County Navigation District Marina (B), Aransas County Fire Marshal's Office (C), Rockport Volunteer Fire Department Central Station (D), George W Fulton Mansion (E), Hoopes-Smith House (F), Rockport Police Department (G), Aransas County Crime Stoppers (H), Aransas County Sheriff's Office (I), Texas Maritime Museum (J), Rockport Volunteer Fire Department North Station (K), Aransas County Emergency Medical Services (L), T H Mathis House (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rockport include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Pentecostal Church of God (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Peace Lutheran Church (D), Episcopal Church (E), Bent Oaks Church of Christ (F), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (G), Greater First Baptist Church (H), First Baptist Church of Rockport (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Rockport Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Canoe Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Rockport include: Seabreeze Park (1), Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Rockport Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Advantage Guide Svc (Tours & Charters; 4018 Fm 1781).

 
Aransas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rockport and their reported violations in the past:

CIRCLE W RV RANCH (Population served: 810, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, Public - In SEP-2002, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
ARANSAS COUNTY MUD 1 (Population served: 234, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-19-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-19-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-31-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-12-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-01-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2005)
LIVE OAK GOLF COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, Public - In JUL-2002, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • Notification, Public - In MAR-2001, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • Notification, Public - In FEB-2001, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 minor monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.5%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 48.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 42.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Rockport, TX

People in group quarters in Rockport in 2010:

  • 238 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 192 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Rockport in 2000:

  • 178 people in nursing homes
  • 55 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Rockport compared to Texas state average:

Rockport, Texas environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Rockport (2011 data):

  • International Bank of Commerce: Rockport Instore Branch at 2431 Hwy 35, branch established on 2004/10/27; Rockport Branch at 2701 Highway 35 North, branch established on 1984/12/07. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $9,621.9 mil, Deposits: $6,548.8 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 197 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Rockport Branch at 502 N Austin Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Charter Bank: Charterbank at Highway 35 North And Orleans Street, branch established on 2001/09/04. Info updated 2011/02/03: Bank assets: $207.6 mil, Deposits: $187.3 mil, headquarters in Corpus Christi, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Charter Bancshares, Inc.
  • Prosperity Bank: Rockport Branch at 1505 Highway 35 North, branch established on 1988/12/29. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • ValueBank Texas: Rockport Branch at #11 Highway 35n, branch established on 1999/02/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $171.6 mil, Deposits: $152.3 mil, headquarters in Corpus Christi, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First International Bancshares, Inc.
  • American Bank, National Association: Rockport Branch at 1301 Highway 35 North, branch established on 2004/04/05. Info updated 2007/02/06: Bank assets: $1,053.5 mil, Deposits: $952.0 mil, headquarters in Corpus Christi, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: American Bank Holding Corporation
  • First Victoria National Bank: Rockport Branch at 1629 Highway 35 North, branch established on 2006/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,911.3 mil, Deposits: $1,700.2 mil, headquarters in Victoria, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Mow/Rpw Ii, Ltd.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rockport, Texas:

  • Hunts Castle Motel & Suites, 725 South Water St, Rockport, TX 78382 , Phone: (361) 729-5002
  • America's Best Value Inn-Rockport, 901 Hwy 35 N, Rockport, TX 78382 , Phone: (361) 727-0283, Fax: (361) 727-0024
  • The Lighthouse Inn At Aransas Bay, 200 S Fulton Beach Rd, Rockport, TX 78382 , Phone: (361) 790-8439, Fax: (361) 790-7393
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 925 Lady Claire St, Rockport, TX 78382 , Phone: (361) 729-4444
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rockport, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Rockport travel time to work - commute


Rockport mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rockport city (based on Aransas County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.71%
Here35.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Lutheran Church
Adherents41.9%33.9%6.4%4.7%3.4%
Congregations11.8%23.5%5.9%5.9%5.9%
NameEpiscopal ChurchChurches of ChristPentecostal Church of GodAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.9%2.7%1.2%1.1%1.7%
Congregations5.9%17.6%5.9%5.9%11.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Aransas County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Aransas County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

14.26 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Aransas County:

10.7%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Aransas County:

26.6%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

23.3%
Texas:

15.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$19,727$33,8180$0
Other Government Administration 10$34,979$41,9750$0
Judicial and Legal 3$7,472$29,8880$0
Police Protection - Officers 20$66,329$39,7970$0
Police - Other 14$30,823$26,4200$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,054$42,3240$0
Solid Waste Management 6$13,957$27,9140$0
Sewerage 6$13,807$27,6140$0
Parks and Recreation 10$20,699$24,83917$8,708
Water Supply 11$36,214$39,5060$0
Other and Unallocable 3$8,152$32,6080$0
Totals for Government 92$259,213$33,81017$8,708

Rockport government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $1,541,000 ($168.73)
    Regular Highways: $802,000 ($87.81)
    Fire Protection: $550,000 ($60.22)
    Water Utilities: $425,000 ($46.53)
    Sewerage: $172,000 ($18.83)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,650,000 ($290.16)
    Water Utilities: $2,554,000 ($279.65)
    Police Protection: $1,238,000 ($135.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $855,000 ($93.62)
    Sewerage: $607,000 ($66.46)
    Regular Highways: $523,000 ($57.26)
    Health Services - Other: $319,000 ($34.93)
    Central Staff Services: $228,000 ($24.96)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $227,000 ($24.85)
    General Public Buildings: $151,000 ($16.53)
    Fire Protection: $126,000 ($13.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $124,000 ($13.58)
    Financial Administration: $97,000 ($10.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $190,000 ($20.80)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $185,000 ($20.26)
    Water Utilities: $149,000 ($16.31)
    Judicial: $3,000 ($0.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,007,000 ($219.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $190,000 ($20.80)

Rockport government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,526,000 ($167.09)
    Parking Facilities: $141,000 ($15.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $32,000 ($3.50)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $136,000 ($14.89)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,672,000 ($183.07)
    Interest Earnings: $462,000 ($50.59)
    Special Assessments: $82,000 ($8.98)
    Rents: $39,000 ($4.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,393,000 ($371.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $183,000 ($20.04)
  • Tax - Property: $1,775,000 ($194.35)
    Total General Sales: $1,153,000 ($126.25)
    Public Utilities: $822,000 ($90.00)
    Other Selective Sales: $334,000 ($36.57)
    NEC: $132,000 ($14.45)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $8,000 ($0.88)

Rockport government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $5,202,000 ($569.58)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,732,000 ($518.12)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,407,000 ($482.54)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $2,563,000 ($280.63)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,195,000 ($240.34)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $444,000 ($48.61)
    Other, NEC: $325,000 ($35.59)

Rockport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $880,000 ($96.35)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,091,000 ($666.92)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $402,000 ($44.02)

10.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,613 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.97%
Texas average:

8.37%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from San Patricio County, TX  1.45% ($30,308 average AGI)
from Nueces County, TX  1.00% ($49,662)
from Bexar County, TX  0.64% ($62,574)


10.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,739 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.91%
Texas average:

7.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to San Patricio County, TX  1.99% ($25,946 average AGI)
to Nueces County, TX  1.30% ($33,969)
to Bexar County, TX  0.55% ($52,390)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockport:

  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KDAE (1590 AM; 1 kW; SINTON, TX; Owner: NUECES RADIO PARTNERS, LP)
  • KSIX (1230 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: WITHERS FAMILY TEXAS HOLDING, LP)
  • KCCT (1150 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: RADIO KCCT, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockport:

  • KOUL (103.7 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KKPN (102.3 FM; ROCKPORT, TX; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING OF MISSOURI LLC)
  • KPUS (104.5 FM; GREGORY, TX; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING OF MISSOURI LLC)
  • KCCG (107.3 FM; INGLESIDE, TX; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING OF MISSOURI LLC)
  • KSGR (91.1 FM; PORTLAND, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KFTX (97.5 FM; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: QUALITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLTG (96.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KLUX (89.5 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: DIOCESAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KZFM (95.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MALKAN FM ASSOCIATES)
  • KMXR (93.9 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSAB (99.9 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLHB (98.3 FM; ODEM, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KRYS-FM (99.1 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKLM (88.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKBA (92.7 FM; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • KNCN (101.3 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Rockport:

  • KXCC-CA (Channel 45; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CASA OF CORPUS CHRISTI, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K57FC (Channel 57; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KIII (Channel 3; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 3 OF CORPUS CHRISTI, INC.)
  • KRIS-TV (Channel 6; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZTV (Channel 10; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: EAGLE CREEK BROADCASTING OF CORPUS CHRISTI, LLC)
  • KORO (Channel 28; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEDT (Channel 16; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • KWDT-LP (Channel 13; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)
  • KADM-LP (Channel 63; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KLAO-LP (Channel 55; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Rockport, Texas:
  • Fatal accident count: 40
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 62
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 18
  • Fatalities: 40
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 109
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Texas average:
  • Fatal accident count: 180
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 273
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 52
  • Fatalities: 197
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 468
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 26

See more detailed statistics of Rockport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rockport)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 94 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rockport, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rockport)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Rockport)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 54 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 91
  • Hazardous Condition: 123
  • Service Call: 59
  • Good Intent Call: 68

Incident types - Rockport


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rockport, TX

Most common first names in Rockport, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary12877.7 years
William12573.7 years
James12472.7 years
John11974.3 years
Robert10972.5 years
Charles6872.1 years
George5575.0 years
Richard4067.0 years
Thomas3472.2 years
Dorothy3478.6 years
Most common last names in Rockport, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5677.9 years
Johnson4775.1 years
Jones2978.2 years
Williams2976.9 years
Brown2677.9 years
Miller2678.4 years
Davis2475.3 years
Wright2269.8 years
Moore2079.7 years
Evans2075.0 years
Businesses in Rockport, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Blockbuster1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1McDonald's2
Cricket Wireless1Nike1
Curves1Popeyes1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile2
FedEx2Taco Bell1
GameStop1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS2
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
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