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Port Aransas (/əˈrænzᵻs/ ə-RAN-ziss) is a city in Nueces County, Texas. This city is one hundred and eighty miles southeast of San Antonio. The population was 3,480 at the 2010 census. Port Aransas is the only established town on Mustang Island. It is located north of Padre Island and is one of the longest barrier islands along the Texas coast. Corpus Christi Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, the Lydia Ann Ship Channel and the Corpus Christi Ship Channel make up the surrounding waters.

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Facts and Stats for Port Aransas*

  • Pollution Statistics in Port Aransas

    Know the pollution level of Port Aransas before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 30.56 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 81.25 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 66.67 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 56.25 (Moderate)
  • Port Aransas: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Port Aransas for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Port Aransas.

    • Burglary and Theft 64.58 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 64.58 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 56.82 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 52.08 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 66.67 (High)
    • Attacks 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 79.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 20.83 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.67 (High)
  • Living in Port Aransas - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 37.66 (Low)
    • Climate Index 81.33 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 55.12 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.83 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 35.88 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.69 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Port Aransas

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Port Aransas

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.6 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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