Located in the Heart of Rockport Texas. It is located on the western side of the Gulf of Mexico, yet is separated from the Gulf by barrier islands which form the intracoastal canal. While the County covers more than 326 square miles, much of the county is under water. The County is composed of peninsulas, islands and bays.
ROCKPORT TEXAS' SURFSIDE INN SUITES located in The Town of Rockport which was founded in 1867. George Fulton completed his mansion in 1877 (now a Historical landmark) in the community known as Fulton, next to Rockport. Other communities in Aransas County include: Holiday Beach (Lamar Peninsula); Spanish Village (Blackjack Peninsula); Estes and a portion of Aransas Pass (Live Oak Peninsula).