CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital South

Corpus Christi, TX     Facility Website

About CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital South


Built in 1994, this 155-bed, full service hospital is located just minutes from the shores of Padre Island. The hospital offers convenient and advanced diagnostic, medical, surgical, obstetric and gynecologic, emergency, geropsychiatric, orthopedic and intensive care services for residents living on the ever growing south side of Corpus Christi.

The hospital is also home to a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that enhances CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi-South's birthing services by allowing premature babies and newborns with special needs to stay close to their mothers.

Parent Facility

CHRISTUS Spohn Health System Corpus Christi, Texas

Community of Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi is a coastal city in the South Texas region of the U.S. state of Texas. It is the principal city of the three-county Corpus Christi Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as the larger Corpus Christi-Kingsville Combined Statistical Area. The translation from Latin of the city's name is Body of Christ, given to the settlement by the Spanish, in honor of the Blessed Sacrament (Eucharist). The city has been nicknamed the "Sparkling City by the Sea", particularly in literature promoting tourism.

The city is home to the Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Port Of Corpus Christi, the 5th largest port in the nation and is served by the Corpus Christi International Airport.

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Census Data for Corpus Christi


Total 285267


H.S. Grads75.8%
Bachelors & Higher19.6%


Under 5 Years7.8%
Under 18 Years28.1%
Over 65 Years11.1%


Total Units107831
Ownership Rate59.6%
Median Home Value$72100.0


Total Area154.0 sq. miles
Persons/sq. mile1794.2


Persons per Household2.75