About This Place
Seadrift is a city in Calhoun County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,352 at the 2000 census. It is a part of the Victoria, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Seadrift is located at 28°24′46″N 96°42′44″W / 28.41278°N 96.71222°W / 28.41278; -96.71222 (28.412896, -96.712244). This is on the northeast shore of San Antonio Bay, 60 miles (97 km) northeast of Corpus Christi and 128 miles (206 km) southeast of San Antonio. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.3 square miles (3.3 km²), of which, 1.2 square miles (3.2 km²) of it is land and 0.79% is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,352 people, 488 households, and 347 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,083.1 people per square mile (417.6/km²). There were 652 housing units at an average density of 522.3/sq mi (201.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 77.74% White, 0.89% African American, 0.22% Native American, 10.21% Asian, 7.91% from other races, and 3.03% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 27.07% of the population.