The town of Ingleside is situated between Corpus Christi and Port Aransas on Corpus Christi Bay. It’s prime location allows residents to enjoy a quieter life close to city amenities. Due to it’s relatively small population size and low cost of living, Ingleside made LendEdu’s 2018 list of the Best 100 Towns in Texas for Starting a Small Business.
Amenities Near Ingleside
Simmons Park, conveniently located in town on Hwy 361, offers a number of biking and walking opportunities, covered pavilions for picnicking, covered basketball courts and an impressive skate park. Drive just 7 minutes to Live Oak Park on Parkview Place to enjoy an 18 hole disc golf course and tennis courts. This park is also a great spot for birder watchers, as it’s on the Greater Texas Coastal Birding Trail frequented by both an impressive array of local and migrating birds. Bird enthusiasts can also enjoy Whitney Lake, which features observation platforms and docks for birdwatching. There is a public boat ramp at Ebony and Woodhaven, and, if you’re craving a day at the beach there are several options to choose from within a 20 minute drive. Padre Island National Seashore is only a one hour drive from the center of town. Corpus Christi is within a 20 minute drive, offering museums, family activities and a number of shopping and dining options.
Homes for Sale in Ingleside
Homes in this growing community typically feature larger treed lots in established neighborhoods. The community of Ingleside on the Bay offers canal and waterfront properties. For those looking for coastal country living, there are a few properties situated on multiple acre lots, largely on the eastern side of town. Ingleside offers affordable coastal living and a great small town feel.