Corinth, TX
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Living in Corinth

Corinth is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 22,690 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Corinth is the 137th largest community in Texas.

Corinth real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Corinth house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Corinth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Corinth is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Corinth who work in management occupations (14.37%), office and administrative support (12.32%), and sales jobs (10.25%).

Also of interest is that Corinth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Corinth telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.61% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Corinth is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Corinth really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Corinth perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

One downside of living in Corinth is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Corinth, the average commute to work is 30.28 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Corinth are among the most well-educated in the nation: 44.62% of adults in Corinth have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Corinth in 2018 was $43,377, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $173,508 for a family of four.

Corinth is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Corinth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corinth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Corinth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.80% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Corinth include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Corinth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.