Most Expensive Corpus Christi Neighborhoods
|2||Yorktown Blvd / Cimar...|
|3||RD 53 / Gulfwind Dr|
|4||Holly Rd / Everhart Rd|
|5||Everhart Rd / Oso Pky|
|6||Fm 2444 / Yorktown Blvd|
|7||Airline Rd / Rodd Fie...|
|8||Fm 624 / Ware Rd|
|9||Cimarron Blvd / Brock...|
|10||Texas A & M U-Corpus ...|
About Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi is a large coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 312,565 people and 74 constituent neighborhoods, Corpus Christi is the eighth largest community in Texas.
Corpus Christi is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Corpus Christi is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Corpus Christi who work in office and administrative support (13.43%), sales jobs (11.52%) and management occupations (7.59%).
Corpus Christi is a popular destination for single career-starters. One thing that you will notice when you are out and about town is that there is a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters out at restaurants, listening to live music, and enjoying other activities. They are a real visible part of the culture of Corpus Christi. This makes Corpus Christi a good place to live for young professionals. With so many people in this demographic, Corpus Christi presents many opportunities for single professionals to enjoy themselves, socialize, and to create lasting relationships.
Corpus Christi is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
One important feature of Corpus Christi is that it is one of the most car-oriented large cities in the country. In fact, 81.00% of people commute to and from work every day by private automobile, eschewing alternative forms of transportation, which are not widely available in Corpus Christi anyway. So, if you like to drive, Corpus Christi is the city for you! The landscape around Corpus Christi reflects this: wide streets, parking lots, plenty of highways, malls, and shopping centers are what you'll find.
In terms of college education, Corpus Christi is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.74% of adults 25 and older in Corpus Christi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Corpus Christi in 2010 was $23,970, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,880 for a family of four. However, Corpus Christi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Corpus Christi is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Corpus Christi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corpus Christi residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Corpus Christi also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 59.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Corpus Christi include German, Irish and English.
The most common language spoken in Corpus Christi is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|CORPUS CHRISTI INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||112,795|
|CORPUS CHRISTI HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||60.20%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||39.80%|
|TYPE OF CORPUS CHRISTI HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||66.13%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.47%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||8.51%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||20.05%|
|SIZE OF CORPUS CHRISTI HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.71%|
|AGE OF CORPUS CHRISTI HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||12.65%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||47.65%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||36.44%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.27%|
|CORPUS CHRISTI REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$118,146|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$738|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $52,000||11.32%|
|$52,001 - $105,000||31.20%|
|$105,001 - $210,000||42.33%|
|$210,001 - $314,000||8.47%|
|$314,001 - $419,000||3.24%|
|$419,001 - $524,000||1.36%|
|$524,001 - $786,000||1.26%|
|$786,001 - $1,048,000||0.43%|
|PEOPLE OF CORPUS CHRISTI||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.12%|
|5 TO 17||18.71%|
|18 TO 24||10.45%|
|25 TO 34||13.92%|
|35 TO 54||26.37%|
|55 TO 64||11.56%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.88%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||80.04%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$47,029|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$23,970|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.04%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (14.91%)
Public Service (6.40%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (3.88%)
Real estate (2.42%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||4.34%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.64%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.09%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||9.68%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.50%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||59.69%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (6.73%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (60.76%)
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