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Corpus Christi, TX: What you need to know

Corpus Christi, the largest city on the Texas coast, is known for its beaches and high wind speeds that make it ideal for kite boarding and wind surfing. Located 25 minutes away from Padre Island, Corpus Christi features fun attractions, including the Art Museum of South Texas and the Texas State Aquarium, that help make it one of Livability.com's Top 10 Staycation Cities.

 

Corpus Christi, TX City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 316,513
Median Age 35
Median Household Income $50,658
Median Home Price $115,400
Walkscore 36
Metro Corpus Christi, TX Metro Area

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Corpus Christi, TX Demographics

Median Population in Corpus Christi, TX

Median Age 34.6%
Age 18 Over 74.7%
Age 21 Over 70.2%
Age 62 Over 15.7%
Age 65 Over 12.5%

Race in Corpus Christi, TX

  Ethnicity White 86%
  Ethnicity Black 4.4%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.9%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 61.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 5.2%

Population By Gender in Corpus Christi, TX

  Male 49.1%
  Female 50.9%

Language in Corpus Christi, TX

  English Only 61.7%
  English Other 38.3%

Economics in Corpus Christi, TX

  Median Household Income $50,658
  Median Home Price $115,400
  Homes Owned 43.9%
  Homes Rent 56.1%
  Median Property Rent $893

 
COMMUTE TIME: 19.5 MINUTES
in Corpus Christi, TX

Commute Types in Corpus Christi, TX

  Walked 1.8%
  Worked at Home 2%
  Public Transportation 1.7%
  Other Means 2.2%
  Drove Alone 80.8%
  Carpooled 11.5%

36/100
WALK SCORE
for Corpus Christi, TX

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 1,696
In Corpus Christi, TX

 
10.6% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Corpus Christi, TX