Corpus Christi, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 107,842 housing units in Corpus Christi. This represents a 7.6% growth from 100,205 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 106,518 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,324 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Corpus Christi is about 59.6%. Corpus Christi's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.4%. Average household size is 2.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Corpus Christi were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.30%
One Bedroom17.70%
Two Bedrooms27.80%
Three Bedrooms40%
Four Bedrooms10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.93
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$72,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$67,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$467

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage1.80%
Home Equity Loan2.90%
Simple Mortgage59.20%
Debt Free36%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.8%