Corsicana, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Corsicana, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Corsicana had a population of 23,943 as of July 1, 2016. Corsicana ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Corsicana is located at latitude 32.082 and longitude -96.4676 in Navarro County. The formal boundaries for the City of Corsicana (see map below) encompass a land area of 22.23 sq. miles and a water area of 1.02 sq. miles. Navarro County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 443 feet.

The City of Corsicana (GNIS ID: 2410235) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Corsicana is located within Corsicana Division of Navarro County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Corsicana population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Corsicana, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 23,943
Population in Households 23,255
Population in Familes 19,274
Population in Group Qrtrs 688
Population Density1 1,077
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 8,532
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 5,814
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,620 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,767 (49.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,766 (39.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,088 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $95,251
Average Home Value $125,572


Median Household Income $41,072
Average Household Income $56,246
Per Capita Income $20,451
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.18%
Households -0.09% 0.1%
Families -0.08% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   1.38%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Corsicana, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Corsicana to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 128 93rd
Population Density1 # 672 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 57 97th
Median Household Income # 1037 41st
Per Capita Income # 1098 37th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.