Corsicana is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 23,952 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Corsicana is the 115th largest community in Texas.
Corsicana is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Corsicana is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Corsicana who work in office and administrative support (14.64%), maintenance occupations (8.38%), and management occupations (6.89%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Corsicana rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.24% of adults 25 and older in Corsicana have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Corsicana in 2010 was $18,958, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,832 for a family of four. However, Corsicana contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Corsicana is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Corsicana home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corsicana residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Corsicana also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.54% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Corsicana include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Corsicana is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.