Ingleside's two main arteries, SH-361, and FM-1069 handle the existing industrial and commuter traffic. Both SH- 361 and FM-1069 meet up with U.S. 35. Corpus Christi and surrounding area commuters working in our industrial plants comprise a substantial amount of our traffic counts.
La Quinta & Jewell Fulton Channels
The La Quinta Ship Channel, a 45-foot-deep full-service ship channel, brings materials to our area industrial partners, who in turn, ship out manufactured goods to the world. And it is being enlarged. The Jewell Fulton Canal can presently handle smaller vessels.
The Port of Corpus Christi
Ingleside is proud to partner with the Port of Corpus Christi. This, the 3rd largest port in the U.S. by tonnage, is a huge economic engine for the entire area. Ingleside's industrial partners work closely with the Port to ensure the safe and efficient passage of ships in and out of Ingleside. Our association with the Port helps Ingleside remain an area of worldwide commerce.
T.P. McCampbell Airport
Located in Ingleside, the T.P. McCampbell Airport offers:
- Over 7000 square feet of hangar space in the Terminal Facility
- Fuel Truck for fueling Jet fuel aircraft
- Wireless Internet Provider for flight planning and worldwide weather
- Automatic Weather Observation System for Weather at the Airport
- Instrument Approaches for Runways 13 and 31
- 24,000-gallon capacity fuel farm
- Flight school in operation
Corpus Christi International Airport
Located 25 minutes away, just west of Corpus Christi, this airport offers flights on American, Continental, and Southwest Airlines. This full-service airport services the entire Coastal Bend area.
Ingleside has been home to Union Pacific for over a hundred years. In the early days, Ingleside was a major grower of produce that was sent by rail throughout the state and beyond. Today, Union Pacific services our industry partners by bringing materials and sending out finished goods for sale worldwide. The Rail District committee oversees the expansion and other issues involving rail transit.
Kansas City Southern Tex-Mex is a direct line to and from Mexico and also operates in and around Ingleside.