City of Corpus Christi, TX
Corpus Christi is located in Nueces County in Texas. The median income is $47,029 and the median home value is $112,700. The unemployment rate is 8.48% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 19.2 minutes to work each day. The population is 85% White, 4% Black, 2% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 8% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Corpus Christi, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Corpus Christi has a Walk Score® of 36.
Median Household Income$47,029
Median Home Price$112,700
What makes a burger so special that the Texas Legislature officially dubbed it a Texas treasure?
Founded in 1945, the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra is the premier classical orchestra along the Texas Gulf Coast. As a professional contract orchestra, the CCSO provides classical and pops music experiences to the region's culturally diverse audience. Through the orchestra's continued support of the Corpus Christi Symphony Youth Orchestra, the CCSO facilitates the education of current and future musicians and audiences.
Perhaps the greatest aircraft carrier in U.S. military history is proudly docked in Corpus Christi Bay. The USS Lexington, which spans more than three football fields, is open for tours, with multiple exhibits and hundreds of artifacts devoted to its more than 60-year history. Visitors can tour the hangar deck, flight deck, bridge and commanding officer’s quarters. Exhibits include an overview of the last-ditch kamikaze campaign waged by the Japanese during World War II and a high-tech flight simulator that tourists can enjoy.
SchoolsIn Corpus Christi, Texas
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Corpus Christi rates.
BusinessIn Corpus Christi, Texas
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Corpus Christi.
HealthIn Corpus Christi, Texas
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Corpus Christi.