Corpus Christi, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Corpus Christi, Texas Info Snack

Population
326,332
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$150,100
Median Income
$57,387
Median Rent
$1,055

Corpus Christi SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
9

Corpus Christi, TX Crime Report

13,519
Total Crimes
4,108.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
75.13%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Corpus Christi
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 13,519 4,108.5 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 2,772 842.4 446.5 387.8
Murder 34 10.3 6.6 6.5
Robbery 478 145.3 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2,028 616.3 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 10,747 3,266.1 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 2,042 620.6 370.7 314.2
Larceny 7,824 2,377.8 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 881 267.7 287.0 246.0

Corpus Christi, TX Cost Of Living

90
Corpus Christi's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Corpus Christi Texas National Average
Overall 90 94 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 87 89 100
Health 83 95 100
Housing 73 83 100
Transportation 96 89 100
Utilities 134 101 100

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Rankings for Corpus Christi in Texas

Map Of Corpus Christi, TX

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2

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3

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4

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Population 11,214

Population over time in Corpus Christi

Year Population % Change
2020 326,332 0.5%
2019 324,692 0.6%
2018 322,726 0.8%
2017 320,050 1.1%
2016 316,513 1.2%
2015 312,680 1.2%
2014 308,993 1.2%
2013 305,427 1.1%
2012 302,113 0.9%
2011 299,324 -

Race / Ethnicity in Corpus Christi

White
28.8% (93,986)
African American
3.9% (12,694)
American Indian
0.2% (601)
Asian
2.2% (7,326)
Hawaiian
0.1% (297)
Other
0.1% (302)
Two Or More
0.9% (2,959)
Hispanic
63.8% (208,167)
Race Corpus Christi TX USA
White 28.8% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 3.9% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 2.2% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 63.8% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Corpus Christi

Female
50.4% (164,428)
Male
49.6% (161,904)
Gender Corpus Christi TX USA
Female 50.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Corpus Christi for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (22,843)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (29,369)
High School / GED
29.0% (94,636)
Some College
24.0% (78,319)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (29,369)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (45,686)
Master's Degree
6.0% (19,579)
Professional Degree
1.0% (3,263)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (3,263)
Education Corpus Christi TX USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Corpus Christi, Texas

Less than $10,000
6.5% (2,120,247)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (1,819,373)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (3,000,706)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (3,125,377)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (4,185,640)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (5,982,573)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (4,180,376)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.8% (4,844,460)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.6% (1,827,685)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (1,546,758)
Income Corpus Christi TX USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.8% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.6% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 7.8% 8.3%

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