Corpus Christi, Texas Rental Market Trends
Any shifts in rent prices brought forth by the COVID-19 pandemic are not yet reflected in the statistics on this page. Please bear this in mind when referencing the data below, as it may not accurately describe the current context of the Corpus Christi, Texas rental market.
An apartment for rent in Corpus Christi, Texas typically goes for $1,149 per month, while a single-family home for rent in Corpus Christi, Texas has a monthly cost of around $2,032. Renter-occupied units make up 43% of the local housing market, while the rental vacancy rate in Corpus Christi, Texas is at 7.2.
Corpus Christi, Texas
Average Apartment Rent in June 2022
Y-o-Y Change in Average
Average Single-Family Rent in June 2022
Compared to a year ago, Corpus Christi, Texas apartments have recorded a 8.7% rent increase.
Corpus Christi, Texas |Average apartment rent trend
Corpus Christi, Texas| Average apartment rent
Corpus Christi, Texas | Apartment rent ranges
At 48.89%, apartments priced $1,000 - $1,500 represent the bulk of Corpus Christi, Texas rentals, while condos priced Over $2,000 hold the lowest share of the market – 1.94%.
Corpus Christi, Texas | Housing tenure**
Renters take up 43% of Corpus Christi, Texas real estate, occupying a total of 50,708 units, while homeowners live in 67,081 properties.
Median number of rooms of renter-occupied housing units**
Renter median household income**
Average household size of renter-occupied housing units**
Rental vacancy rate**
Corpus Christi, Texas | Renter-occupied housing units by no. of bedrooms**
There are 20,051 rentals in Corpus Christi, Texas with 2 beds making up the highest share of the market, at 40%. Units with No bedrooms, on the other hand, hold the lowest percentage (5%), amounting to 2,564 units. Overall, the median number of rooms in Corpus Christi, Texas homes for rent is 4.2.
Corpus Christi, Texas |Renter-occupied units by age of householder**
Most condos for rent in Corpus Christi, Texas are occupied by residents in the 25 - 34 years age group (27%), followed by those in the 35 - 44 years age group (21%). At the same time, people in the 85 years and over age group make up the lowest share of the local rental market – 2%.
Corpus Christi, Texas | Renter-occupied housing units by family type**
Corpus Christi, Texas | Renter-occupied housing units by the presence of own children**
A total of 28,448 apartments for rent in Corpus Christi, Texas, or 56% of all rentals are family households. Additionally, 36% of rental homes include children under the age of 18 – that’s 18,041 units. All in all, the median size of a renter-occupied household in Corpus Christi, Texas is 2.54.
Corpus Christi, Texas | Renter-occupied housing units by educational attainment**
In terms of education, renters holding bachelor degrees or higher make up 19% of the rental market. In contrast, residents with less than a high school degree reside in 16% of the homes for rent in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Corpus Christi, Texas | Renter-occupied units by year structure built**
The highest share of Corpus Christi, Texas apartment rentals, namely 16% or 8,190 units, were Built 1980 - 1989, followed by those Built 1970 - 1979 (16%, 8,095 units), and the ones Built 1950 - 1959 (14%, 6,995 units).
Corpus Christi, Texas | Renter-occupied units by year householder moved in**
Median year renter moved into unit2016
Most Corpus Christi, Texas renters (54%) moved in 2015 to 2016, while only 1% of them moved in 1989 or earlier. Overall, the median year renters have occupied their Corpus Christi, Texas condos for rent is 2016.
Corpus Christi, Texas | Renter-occupied housing units by vehicles available**
When it comes to transportation options, 48% of Corpus Christi, Texas renters have 1 vehicle available per household, 30% of them have 2 vehicles available, and 13% have No vehicle available.
Corpus Christi, Texas | Means of transportation to work of householders living in renter-occupied housing units**
Corpus Christi, Texas |Geographical mobility in the past year for householders living in renter-occupied housing units**
Corpus Christi, Texas | Average apartment rent by zip codes
The rental statistics on this page were compiled using data provided by our sister company, Yardi Matrix, an apartment market intelligence solution which offers comprehensive information on all Corpus Christi, Texas apartment buildings 50 units or larger. Yardi Matrix covers ~80% of the U.S. metro area population, including over 80,000 properties and 15.2 million apartments across 124 U.S. markets.
*Average single-family rent calculated from point2homes.com data.
**Data sourced from U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates