Corinth, TX


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Living in Corinth

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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. 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 management occupations (14.75%), sales jobs (13.27%), and office and administrative support (13.07%).

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.

Corinth is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Corinth’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Corinth, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.55 minutes every day commuting to work.

The education level of Corinth citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.74% of adults in Corinth have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Corinth in 2010 was $33,821, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,284 for a family of four.

Corinth is a very 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 14.31% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Corinth include German, English, French , and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Corinth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.