©

Aransas Pass trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  Texas  /  Texas Gulf Coast  /  Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass

3.6
Casinos · Swim with Dolphins · Fishing Charters & Tours
Aransas Pass is a city in Aransas, Nueces, and San Patricio Counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 9,005 at the 2016 Census Estimate.GeographyAransas Pass is located at,F on the shore of Redfish Bay, a tidal water body between Corpus Christi Bay to the south and Aransas Bay to the north. The city limits of Aransas Pass encompass most of Redfish Bay and its islands, most of which are in Nueces County, as well a portion of Aransas Bay in Aransas County. The land portion of the city is primarily in San Patricio County, extending north into Aransas County. The city is on the mainland of Texas and is connected to Mustang Island via a 6mi-long causeway, and a free ferry that carries vehicles to the island. By Texas State Highway 35 and U.S. Route 181, Aransas Pass is 20mi northeast of Corpus Christi.According to the United States Census Bureau, the city of Aransas Pass has a total area of 135.6sqkm, of which 32.6sqkm is land and 103.1sqkm, or 75.99%, is covered by water.DemographicsAs of the census of 2000, 8,138 people, 3,075 households, and 3,012 families resided in the city. The population density was 758.1 people per square mile (292.6/km²). The 3,493 housing units averaged 325.4 per mi2 (125.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 80.58% White, 3.44% African American, 0.76% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 11.28% from other races, and 3.47% from two or more races. Hispanics of any race were 37.70% of the population.
Plan your trip to Aransas Pass and other United States destinations using our handy United States planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Aransas Pass

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Aransas Pass

©
Swim with Dolphins
Kohootz Dolphin Encounters
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
Casino
Aransas Queen Casino
1.8
Duration: 4 hours
©
Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
3.6
Duration: 2 hours
©
Water Park
Aransas Pass Aquatic Center
4.2
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Aransas Pass

©
Historic Site
Hanging Tree Goliad
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
©
Religious Site
Our Lady of Loreto Chapel Goliad
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
Outdoor Activity
Dolphin Connection Texas Ingleside
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
©
Specialty Museum
Goliad Market House Museum Goliad
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Places to visit with Aransas Pass

San Antonio Trip planner BEST FOR: Shopping, Historic Site, Theme Park Austin Trip planner BEST FOR: Government Building, History Museum, Entertainment Center Fredericksburg Trip planner BEST FOR: Winery / Vineyard, Military Museum, Geologic Formation Houston Trip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Science Museum, Ballet Dallas Trip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Garden, Aquarium