Corpus Christi Apartments for Rent
Wrapping around the Corpus Christi Bay along the Gulf of Mexico, Corpus Christi enjoys the beauty of coastal living with amazing beaches. The Padre Island National Seashore contains the world’s longest stretch of undeveloped barrier island – perfect for quiet, sun-filled days of beachcombing, swimming, fishing, and camping. Driving is allowed on 60 of the 70 miles of Padre Island coastline. McGee Beach and Corpus Christi Beach are also available, making Corpus Christi a major vacation destination. When you rent an apartment in Corpus Christi, you’ll get to enjoy this tourist hot spot year-round.
In 1839, Colonel Henry Lawrence Kinney established Kinney’s Trading Post to supply Mexican revolutionaries. The area developed over time into the major Texas city that it is today. The history of Corpus Christi can be explored at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History, a fascinating museum that include a Natural History Collection with over 46,000 specimens, both terrestrial and marine archeology, and replicas of the Pinta, Nina, and Santa Maria, the ships that Christopher Columbus used on his voyage to the New World.
In addition to a wide variety of outdoor entertainment, museums, theaters, shopping plazas, a vibrant downtown area, spectacular parks, and art venues, Corpus Christi is home to Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, a gorgeous 240-acre island campus. Corpus Christi is the county seat of Nueces County, and it is home to the Corpus Christi International Airport, the Port of Corpus Christi, and the Naval Air Station Corpus Christi.