Nueces County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 347,691

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20.6%

Registered Offenders

53.18% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,169 offenders in Nueces County
  • 33.62 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $221,000
  • Median Sales Price: $117,670
  • Foreclosures: 198
  • Homes For Sale: 1,637
  • Homes For Rent: 124

Environmental Hazards

1,727 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 12
  • Registered Polluters: 58
  • Superfunds: 53
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,604

Unemployment

Very High 5.6%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

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136 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 136 K-12 public schools in Nueces County, TX and 24 private schools. Homefacts rates Nueces County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

1,169 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$221,000 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$117,670 compared to August 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12%
  • Rented
    40.5%
  • Owned
    47.6%

1,637 Homes For Sale View All

$124,900
349 Keewaydin
Port Aransas, TX 78373
-- Beds | -- Baths
$160,000
531 Lantana Dr
Port Aransas, TX 78373
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$184,500
4710 Mayo Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78413
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$199,900
14861 S Padre Island Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78418
3 Beds | 3 Baths

198 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$136,000
Windjammer
Corpus Christi, TX 78418
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$90,000
Lake Shore
Corpus Christi, TX 78413
2 Beds | 3 Baths
$121,000
Gershwin
Corpus Christi, TX 78414
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$60,000
Trinidad
Corpus Christi, TX 78418
4 Beds | 4 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,452 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Nueces County, TX issued 2,452 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,452 permits, 1262 were issued for single family homes and 1,190 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Nueces County, TX issued 2,300 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,300 permits, 1396 were issued for single family homes and 904 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

124 Rental Properties View All

$995
5046 Meandering Lane
Corpus Christi, TX 78413
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,650
2110 Gershwin
Corpus Christi, TX 78414
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,300
3349 Jamaica Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78418
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,300
3234 Laguna Shores
Corpus Christi, TX 78418
4 Beds | 3 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Nueces County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $759
  • 1 Bedroom: $790
  • 2 Bedrooms: $991
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,315
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,511

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Environmental Hazards

1727 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Nueces County, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Nueces County, TX
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  • Superfunds
    in Nueces County, TX
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Nueces County, TX
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Nueces County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Nueces County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.61 Average
    Nueces County, TX is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 57.88°
  • February 61.87°
  • March 67.55°
  • April 74.47°
  • May 79.41°
  • June 83.66°
  • July 85.32°
  • August 86.08°
  • September 81.8°
  • October 74.62°
  • November 66.63°
  • December 59.94°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Nueces County, TX

Earthquakes
Nueces County, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Nueces County, TX has a very high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Nueces County, TX has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Nueces County, TX has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Nueces County, TX: $50,587

Unemployment

Unemployment in Nueces County is 5.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.27%
White Collar - 51.73%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

Neighborhood Info

15 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

172 FCC Towers view all

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