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Saltwater Heaven

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The population of Aransas Pass is approximately 8,138 (2000), 8204 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,155 (1990), 3191 (2010).

The amount of land area in Aransas Pass is 26.966 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 105.822 sq kilometers.
The distance from Aransas Pass to Washington DC is 1420 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 171 miles. (as the crow flies)
Aransas Pass is positioned 27.88 degrees north of the equator and 97.10 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Aransas Pass elevation is 1 to 30 feet above sea level with an average of 12 feet above sea level.
The city bird is the bird: Brown Pelican.
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Aransas Pass location: on the Texas gulf coast, just north of Corpus Christi.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Aransas Pass is Mild, sub-tropical. There is abundant sunshine here - about 223 days. The relative humidity is an average of 60% in the winter and 97% in the summer. A nice revailing southeast wind occurs during the summer to help cool things off.
Aransas Pass average annual rainfall is 30.2 inches per year
Aransas Pass average temperature is 69 degrees F.
The average winter temperature is 56.1 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 82.3 degrees F.
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Aransas Pass history:

Here is a history page for Aransas Pass.

They say the third time's the charm and in the case of Aransas Pass, that was the case. The third time for the organization of the area came in 1909 when the firm of Burton and Danforth began to promote and sell lots here. Though not entirely successful, the town did remain this time. It did not grow much for about 30 years when oil was discovered. The little fishing village then began to grow and became prosperous. Learn more about St. Joseph's Island and its secretive residents on the above history page.
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Aransas Pass attractions:

Home of the Biggest Shrimp Celebration in Texas!
The Aransas Pass "Shrimporee" celebrates the city's ties to the fishing industry. The festival highlights arts and crafts, seafood, fun and entertainment for over 55,000 people.

Check this page for information and pictures of Aransas Pass.

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