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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Corpus Christi, Texas Info Snack

Population
325,780
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
16.1%
Median Home
$141,100
Median Income
$56,333
Median Rent
$1,028

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

13,963
Total Crimes
4,239.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
71.19%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Corpus Christi
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 13,963 4,239.9 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 2,616 794.4 418.9 366.7
Murder 31 9.4 4.9 5.0
Robbery 496 150.6 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1,823 553.6 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 11,347 3,445.6 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 1,961 595.5 392.8 340.5
Larceny 8,494 2,579.3 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 892 270.9 267.2 219.9

Corpus Christi, TX Cost Of Living

91
Corpus Christi's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Corpus Christi Texas National Average
Overall 91 91 100
Services 94 95 100
Groceries 86 90 100
Health 83 97 100
Housing 74 83 100
Transportation 93 94 100
Utilities 138 102 100

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Rankings for Corpus Christi in Texas

Map Of Corpus Christi, TX

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1

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2

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3

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4

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Population 11,400

Population over time in Corpus Christi

Year Population % Change
2019 325,780 0.3%
2018 324,692 0.6%
2017 322,726 0.8%
2016 320,050 1.1%
2015 316,513 1.2%
2014 312,680 1.2%
2013 308,993 1.2%
2012 305,427 1.1%
2011 302,113 0.9%
2010 299,324 -

Race / Ethnicity in Corpus Christi

White
29.5% (96,200)
African American
3.9% (12,867)
American Indian
0.2% (670)
Asian
2.2% (7,182)
Hawaiian
0.1% (213)
Other
0.1% (168)
Two Or More
0.8% (2,726)
Hispanic
63.2% (205,754)
Race Corpus Christi TX USA
White 29.5% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 3.9% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 63.2% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Corpus Christi

Female
50.5% (164,660)
Male
49.5% (161,120)
Gender Corpus Christi TX USA
Female 50.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
8.0% (26,062)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (32,578)
High School / GED
29.0% (94,476)
Some College
24.0% (78,187)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (26,062)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (45,609)
Master's Degree
5.0% (16,289)
Professional Degree
1.0% (3,257)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (3,257)
Education Corpus Christi TX USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 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
6.7% (2,167,743)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (1,865,229)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.7% (3,173,340)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (3,325,712)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (3,961,383)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (5,776,750)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (4,274,205)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (4,763,911)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (1,740,156)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (1,529,565)
Income Corpus Christi TX USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.7% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 7.4% 7.7%

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