Corpus Christi Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Corpus Christi Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
326,586

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.8%
5 - 17:
17.8%
18 - 24:
10.3%
25 - 34:
14.8%
35 - 54:
24.5%
55 - 64:
12.0%
Over 65 Years:
13.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.7%
5.7%
High School Graduates
83.4%
83.4%
College Graduated
22.2%
22.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Corpus Christi
$28,025
$28,025
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Corpus Christi
$56,333
$56,333
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
16.1%

Employment Industries in Corpus Christi

 
Healthcare
13.9%
13.9%
Retail
11.6%
11.6%
Accommodation
10.6%
10.6%
Construction
10.2%
10.2%
Education
8.9%
8.9%
Manufacturing
6.2%
6.2%
Public Service
6.1%
6.1%
Other
5.6%
5.6%
Administration
4.6%
4.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.5%
4.5%
Transportation
3.8%
3.8%
Finance
3.6%
3.6%
Real estate
2.4%
2.4%
Wholesale
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
63.2%
63.2%
White
29.5%
29.5%
Black or African American
3.9%
3.9%
Asian
2.2%
2.2%
Other Race / Two or More Races
0.9%
0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
7.1%
7.1%
Irish
4.5%
4.5%
English
3.7%
3.7%
Scottish
1.3%
1.3%
Italian
1.3%
1.3%
African
1.2%
1.2%
French
1.2%
1.2%
Polish
0.8%
0.8%
Czech
0.6%
0.6%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
European
0.6%
0.6%
Dutch
0.5%
0.5%
Norwegian
0.4%
0.4%
Welsh
0.4%
0.4%
Swedish
0.4%
0.4%
British
0.2%
0.2%
Greek
0.2%
0.2%
Russian
0.2%
0.2%
Canadian
0.2%
0.2%
French Canadian
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
64.9%
64.9%
Spanish
32.5%
32.5%
Tagalog
0.7%
0.7%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Corpus Christi Residents:
9.3%