Corinth is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 20,998 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Corinth is the 127th largest community in Texas.
Corinth real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Corinth house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Corinth is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.40% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Corinth is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Corinth who work in office and administrative support (14.19%), management occupations (13.68%), and sales jobs (13.31%).
Also of interest is that Corinth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Corinth is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Corinth really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Corinth perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Corinth is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Corinth, the average commute to work is 31.62 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The education level of Corinth citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.80% of adults in Corinth have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Corinth in 2010 was $33,840, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,360 for a family of four. However, Corinth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Corinth is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Corinth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corinth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Corinth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.32% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Corinth include Irish, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Corinth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.