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Pros

-Nearby coastal areas
-Cost of living
-Pleasant winters

Cons

-Crime rates
-Isolation
-Industrial landscape


What Bert Has To Say About Corpus Christi Metro Area


Corpus Christi is a prosperous port town about 160 miles north of the Mexican border. It is a center for the petroleum and petrochemical industry, and a major shipping gateway on the Intracoastal Waterway. There is a military presence with two naval air stations in the vicinity, and a Texas A&M campus in town. The series of long barrier islands, particularly South Padre Island to the south, provide excellent beach, boating and wildlife viewing opportunities for tourists and residents alike.

Highlights


Mid-sized city - South Texas Gulf Coast, 140 miles southeast of San Antonio See Local Real Estate
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
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City: Corpus Christi
Zip Codes: 78415, 78412, ... 18 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 44 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Corpus Christi


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Corpus Christi is 5.40 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Corpus Christi jobs have Decreased by 0.46 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Corpus Christi's cost of living is 15.50% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Corpus Christi's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Corpus Christi's population is 324,074 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 25.88 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Corpus Christi is $121,848. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 25.24%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Corpus Christi public schools spend $9,750 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.3 students per teacher in Corpus Christi. Learn more...

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  12/11/2015
Climate is mild through the winter months

Corpus Christi is a nice place during the winter months if you like mild climates without... (Read More)

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  12/11/2015
Brackish Water Fishing

I moved to Corpus a couple months ago. Applying at other Texas Cities at are normal. In order to fish where fresh water meets salt water , means driving many miles.... (Read More)

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  5/7/2015
seems like a dead end

Have never lived here but have visited family here dozens of times over the last 40 years and the place never seems to change. Probably a good place to retire especially... (Read More)

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