Corpus Christi, TX 78402 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78402: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Corpus Christi, TX 78402

Acceptable Alternative
Corp Christi, TX 78402

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 69
  • Single Family Addresses: 120
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 631
  • County: Nueces County
  • Centroid: Latitude 27.824, Longitude -97.389
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Corpus Christi, TX 78402 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 552
Population in Households 465
Population in Familes 330
Population in Group Qrtrs 87
Population Density1 100
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 282
Average Household Size 1.65
Family Households 154
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 506 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 147 (29.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 135 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 224 (44.3%)
Median Home Value $145,000
Average Home Value $242,517


Median Household Income $37,345
Average Household Income $55,299
Per Capita Income $34,617
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.47% 0.64%
Households 0.34% 0.77%
Families 0.1% 0.51%
Median Household Income   -0.95%
Per Capita Income   0.81%
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.

Corpus Christi, TX 78402 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78402 to the other 1,873 ZIP Codes 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 # 1566 16th
Population Density1 # 892 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 780 58th
Median Household Income # 1515 19th
Per Capita Income # 268 86th

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