Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi
249 Glasson Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78406
In Corpus Christi, the summers are long, hot, and oppressive; the winters are short, cool, and windy; and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 50°F to 94°F and is rarely below 37°F or above 97°F.
Based on the beach/pool score, the best time of year to visit Corpus Christi for hot-weather activities is from late April to mid June.
Cost of Living
Residents in Corpus Christi, TX enjoy a cost of living index of 91. This index is equal to the Texas average, and 9% lower than the national average.
The general cost of living for any given area can be estimated by looking at the cost of everyday goods in that area. For those living in Corpus Christi, TX, the average cost of goods and services is 2% higher than it is in Texas, and it is 5% lower than the national average.
Getting to Know the Area
Corpus Christi is a Texas city on the Gulf of Mexico. It’s tucked into a bay and its beaches are sheltered by Padre and Mustang islands. The Padre Island National Seashore is home to migratory birds and endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtles. The harborfront Texas State Aquarium has touch pools, an aquatic nursery and a shark exhibit. Nearby, a WWII aircraft carrier, USS Lexington, now houses a naval aviation museum.