City of San Benito
San Benito, Texas is a vibrant, established community, rich in culture and resources…yet still prime for exceptional growth. A destination city, we offer live concerts, exciting art exhibitions, Battle of the Alamo reenactments, festivals, patriotic celebrations, recreation, educational opportunities and much more.
Stay in San Benito while you take a day or two to explore our cultural history, our scenic sites, or some of our quality institutions which include the San Benito Cultural Heritage Museum, the Museums of San Benito (which feature the Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame and Museum, the Freddy Fender Museum, and the San Benito History Museum) and quaint downtown shops on Robertson Street.
Located in deep South Texas with the nearby Free Trade International Bridge, and just minutes from the sandy beaches of South Padre Island and recognized Gladys Porter Zoo, San Benito is at the center of Cameron County, perfectly positioning this community for commerce and development.
A perfect family-living environment for young and mature alike can be found in quality education -- with three separate specialized public school districts, nearby colleges, universities and state-of-the-art medical facilities. The cost of living in San Benito is among the lowest, and quality of life is among the highest, in the entire country.
Weather is ideal in San Benito. Our average annual high temperature is 79.8 degrees, with the annual low temp of 69.4 degrees. We are home to the largest RV park community that attracts thousands of northern winter visitors who trade in their show shovels for flip-flops during Winter Texan Season.
San Benito, TX 78586