Corpus Christi, Texas 

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Population

322,726

+7.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

8.5%

Median Income

$49,675

Median Home Price

$146,200

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Best Places to Live in Corpus Christi, Texas

Mid-sized city - South Texas Gulf Coast, 140 miles southeast of San Antonio. November, March and April are the most pleasant months in Corpus Christi, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Corpus Christi, TX Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Nueces County
Metro Area: Corpus Christi Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Corpus Christi
Zip Codes: 78415, 78413, 78412, 78414, 78418, 78410, 78411, 78404, 78416, 78405, 18 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 44 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Corpus Christi is 8.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Corpus Christi jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Corpus Christi's cost of living is 16.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Corpus Christi's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Nueces county remained Republican, 50.8% to 47.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Corpus Christi's population is 322,726 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Corpus Christi is Real Estate: $146,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%.

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. More Education



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Housing Market in Corpus Christi

It's a good time to buy in Corpus Christi. Home Appreciation is up 3.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Corpus Christi is $146,200.

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Reviews for Corpus Christi   56 Reviews
Corpus Christi: A Natural Beauty - 1/28/2021
I grew up in Corpus Christi and still return occasionally. Corpus Christi is probably the most underrated city in Texas. Probably because it is not the picture of a... Read More

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Corpus Beaches - 6/6/2018
Corpus Christi is a small city on the shores of Texas with a very nice bayfront. The winters are cloudy bringing much cooler air. The summer months are brutally hot... Read More

Climate is mild through the winter months - 12/11/2015
Corpus Christi is a nice place during the winter months if you like mild climates without... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS
78415, 78413, 78412, 78414, 78418, 78410, 78411, 78404, 78416, 78405, 18 total

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