Aransas County

Aransas County, Texas

301 N Live Oak St
Rockport, TX 78382
Phone: (361) 790-0122
Fax: (361) 790-0119

On the southeastern coast of TX, northeast of Corpus Christi; organized Sep 18, 1871 from Refugio County. Name Origin: For Aransas Bay, on its eastern border; itself named for the Aransas River, which empties into the bay

Area (sq mi):: 527.95 (land 251.86; water 276.09) Population per square mile: 97.80
Population 2005: 24,640 State rank: 102 Population change: 2000-20005 9.50%; 1990-2000 25.70% Population 2000: 22,497 (White 73.80%; Black or African American 1.40%; Hispanic or Latino 20.30%; Asian 2.80%; Other 8.30%). Foreign born: 5.70%. Median age: 42.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,560; median household $30,702; Population below poverty level: 19.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,116-$25,394
Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.60% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Synergys customer base includes the Texas cities of Glen Rose, Lake Worth, and Rockport, along with Aransas County Appraisal District, Texas Workforce Solutions, Harrington Industrial Plastics, Star Shuttle, and the McNay Art Museum.
In Aransas County, 18 of 19 cell sites were inoperable; Some 23 of 27 cell towers in Calhoun County were out.
We're still in the very infancy stage of getting this recovery started," said Aransas County spokesman Larry Sinclair.
The deaths were in Aransas County, which bore the brunt of the storm.
In Aransas County, where Rockport is the chief town, a person died in a house fire on Friday night
Officers began conducting a search-and-rescue operation for eight people reported missing, according to an Aransas County sheriff's deputy.
auricomus were from specimens collected from Aransas County along the Gulf Coast and Wichita County near the Red River in northern Texas.
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Following this transformation, Aransas County has a hurricane risk score of 4.
While Aransas County ISD was closed for six weeks to repair Hurricane Harvey-related damage, about 200 students did not go to school anywhere, instead helping their parents clear debris from their homes, said Superintendent Joseph Patek III.