Welcome to the Port of Port Mansfield

Welcome to the Port of Port Mansfield, a vibrant and thriving port nestled along the picturesque Texas Gulf Coast. Managed by the Willacy County Navigation District and the Port Mansfield Public Utility District, our port is a cornerstone of the community, offering a unique blend of recreational, residential, and commercial opportunities.

A Rich Heritage and Strategic Vision

Port Mansfield boasts a rich heritage as a beloved fishing community, renowned for its six-month recreational season that attracts anglers and tourists alike. Our strategic vision, developed in collaboration with the International Association of Maritime and Port Executives (IAMPE), focuses on harnessing our commercial potential while preserving the quality of life and natural beauty that make Port Mansfield so special.

Strategic Location and Capabilities

Our port features a 17-foot authorized depth in the federal channel, extending 9 miles to the Gulf of Mexico, and a 700-foot wide channel protected by barrier islands. This strategic location, just 1 mile from the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, positions us as a key player in maritime activities, connecting us to major waterways that extend across the U.S.

Commitment to Growth and Community

With 1,400 acres available for development, we are poised for significant commercial, industrial, and residential expansion. Our commitment to balanced growth ensures that we develop our commercial capabilities without compromising the recreational character and attractiveness of our community. The Port of Port Mansfield is not just a destination; it's a thriving community where business and leisure harmoniously coexist.

Infrastructure and Opportunities

Our port is equipped to handle a variety of vessels and barges, offering substantial waterside access and land for barge and small ship operations. Port Mansfield presents several potential opportunities for commercial port properties, including warehousing, trucking services, handling of project cargoes, and more. These opportunities provide a foundation for future economic diversification and growth.

Governance and Future Prospects

Under the governance of The Willacy County Navigation District, Port Mansfield benefits from a synergy between port facilities and municipal responsibilities, ensuring a holistic approach to community and port development. As we look to the future, we are committed to strategic planning, business development, and infrastructure investment to ensure that Port Mansfield continues to thrive as a premier residential, recreational, and commercial hub.