As a resident of Ingleside you are one of the fortunate few who can live where the crime is low, the friendliness is extraordinary and family is a priority. We are centrally located with many activities within a very short distance –live the quiet life yet enjoy the amenities of a larger city! Ingleside is only 15-20 minutes from Corpus Christi and just about anything you would want to do! Want a little more adventure? We are only 2 hours from San Antonio and 3 hours from Houston! The ethnically diverse citizens have brought culture and creativity together to make their City better each year since it’s incorporation in 1951. N.O. Simmons Park, locate on Hwy 361 has a hike and bike trail, covered pavilions, soccer fields, covered basketball court, and a first class skate bowl. Travel through town to Live Oak Park located on Belair Street and you will find tennis courts, a small pond which is home to many local and migrating birds, a baseball field, and two 18 hole disc golf courses nestled among Live Oak trees. Opportunities abound for bird watching at this park which is located on the Greater Texas Coastal Birding Trail and at Whitney Lake, a drainage project that is located on Kinney Lane. Non-profit organizations and community groups offer a variety of volunteer opportunities regardless of your interests or desired area of service.
Ingleside is situated in San Patricio County and has a versatile economic base with expanding job markets in tourism, the medical field, marine-related fields and more, all within a 20 minute drive. When your day is over you are a quick 20 minute drive to several local beaches where you can pack a picnic dinner or grab a fishing pole to catch dinner – for the more adventurous the Padre Island National Seashore is only one hour away.
Outdoor activities are enjoyable year round as the moderate temperatures vary from 58 ̊ in January to 84 ̊ in July with an average temperature of 72 ̊. Expect an annual rainfall of 30”. September is usually the wettest month with an average of 6” of rain; expect December to be the driest month with an average of 2” of rain. Discover the secret the locals have known for years – Ingleside is a wonderful place to live!