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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.

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Mid-sized city - South Texas Gulf Coast, 140 miles southeast of San Antonio See local real estate
Country: United States
State: Texas
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Metro Area: Corpus Christi Metro Area
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City: Corpus Christi, Portland, ... 46 total
Zip Codes: 78415, 78412, ... 36 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 Metro Area is 6.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Corpus Christi Metro Area jobs have Decreased by 0.50 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Corpus Christi Metro Area's cost of living is 14.20% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Corpus Christi Metro Area's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Corpus Christi Metro Area's population is 452,422 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 23.01 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Corpus Christi Metro Area is $129,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 27.62%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Corpus Christi Metro Area public schools spend $10,476 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Corpus Christi Metro Area. Learn more...

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