About CHRISTUS Dr. Hector P. Garcia Family Medicine Center
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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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Local Attractions in Corpus Christi
Places of Worship
Census Data for Corpus Christi
|Bachelors & Higher||19.6%|
|Under 5 Years||7.8%|
|Under 18 Years||28.1%|
|Over 65 Years||11.1%|
|Median Home Value||$72100.0|
|Total Area||154.0 sq. miles|
|Persons per Household||2.75|