Corpus Christi, Texas 

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Population

324,074

26% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$49,675

Avg. Home Price

$146,500

Best Places to Live in Corpus Christi, Texas

Mid-sized city - South Texas Gulf Coast, 140 miles southeast of San Antonio
Pros
-Nearby coastal areas
-Cost of living
-Pleasant winters
Cons
-Crime rates
-Isolation
-Industrial landscape

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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: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Nueces County
Metro Area: Corpus Christi Metro Area
City: Corpus Christi
Zip Codes: 78415, 78412, 78413, 78414, 78418, 78411, 78410, 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 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Corpus Christi jobs have decreased by 0.46%. 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%. 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 $146,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.95%. 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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Housing Market in Corpus Christi

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Reviews for Corpus Christi   55 Reviews
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

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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

Brackish Water Fishing - 12/11/2015
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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ZIP CODES IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS
78415, 78412, 78413, 78414, 78418, 78411, 78410, 78404, 78416, 78405, 18 total