Taft is located in south Texas. Taft is between the San Patricio, Aransas county. Taft has 1.49 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Taft population is 3,046, which has shrunk 10.31% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Taft median household income is $35,441 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 43.94% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 31.68% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Taft median house value is $68,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.99% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Taft is worse than the state average in quality. The Taft area code is 361.