South Padre Island Information

South Padre Island Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of South Padre Island, TX

General South Padre Island Information

State: Texas

County: Cameron County

Close cities: Del Mar Heights, TX, Bayview, TX, Laguna Vista, TX, Port Isabel, TX, Laureles, TX, Los Fresnos, TX, Arroyo Gardens-La Tina Ranch, TX, Laguna Heights, TX, Indian Lake, TX

South Padre Island Population (census data)
Total 2,752 (+9.3% since 2000)
Male 1,464 (53.2%)
Female 1,288 (46.8%)

Population Density: 1,518 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.2 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 1.81 square miles

Median Household Income: $50,960

Zip Codes: 78597.

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South Padre Island Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (75.0%)
  • Hispanic (22.8%)
  • Other race (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Black (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (16.6%)
  • Irish (12.6%)
  • German (11.6%)
  • United States (5.8%)
  • French (4.8%)
  • Italian (4.0%)
Foriegn Born: 333 people (12.1%)
  • Latin America (65.4%)
  • Asia (11.8%)
  • North America (11.8%)
  • Europe (11.0%)

Local South Padre Island Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Texas, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

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