South Padre Island is a resort town in Cameron County, Texas, United States. In 2010 it had a population of 2.816. Due to its location, the city was damaged by storms a few times in its long history. The most notable ones were in 1967, 2008, and 2010. Subsequent to rebuilding from Hurricane Beulah, the island became a popular spring break destination for college students and a resort destination for families. Its main source of income is therefore tourism and recreation. Loose interpretations of South Padre Island and neighboring Port Isabel appear in the racing video game The Crew.