Corpus Christi, TX 78417 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78417: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Corpus Christi, TX 78417

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Corp Christi, TX 78417

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 210
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,183
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 261
  • County: Nueces County
  • Centroid: Latitude 27.728, Longitude -97.444
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Corpus Christi, TX 78417 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,113
Population in Households 4,112
Population in Familes 3,650
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 652
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 1,266
Average Household Size 3.25
Family Households 1,009
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 1,355 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 908 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 358 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $74,371
Average Home Value $84,554


Median Household Income $41,002
Average Household Income $50,356
Per Capita Income $15,506
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.78% 1.15%
Households 0.81% 1.13%
Families 0.7% 1.05%
Median Household Income   0.32%
Per Capita Income   0.83%
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 78417 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78417 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 # 1065 43rd
Population Density1 # 600 68th
Diversity Index2 # 965 48th
Median Household Income # 1305 30th
Per Capita Income # 1675 11th

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