Corpus Christi, TX 78409 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78409: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Corpus Christi, TX 78409

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Corp Christi, TX 78409

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 276
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,050
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Nueces County
  • Centroid: Latitude 27.811, Longitude -97.516
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Corpus Christi, TX 78409 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,813
Daytime Population: Workers 6,785
Daytime Population: Residents 1,521
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,306
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.95
Population in Households 2,708
Population in Familes 2,288
Population in Group Qrtrs 105
Population Density2 211
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $42,129
Average Household Income $53,413
Per Capita Income $19,836


Total Housing Units 1,092 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 594 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 386 (35.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 112 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $108,484
Average Home Value $122,222


Total Households 980
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 698
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.68% 1.4%
Households 1.66% 1.47%
Families 1.56% 1.39%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   1.87%

Corpus Christi, TX 78409 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78409 to the other 1,848 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1190 36th
Population Density # 760 59th
Diversity Index # 623 66th
Median Household Income # 1347 27th
Per Capita Income # 1505 19th

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