About | Corsicana. Texas
Located 53 miles southeast of the Dallas-Ft.Worth Metroplex area, Corsicana is ideally located along I-45, US Highway 287, Texas State Highway 31 and 22. Those seeking to be close enough to major metropolitan areas, but far enough away to live a quieter life surrounded by good neighbors and great schools are finding Corsicana is the best of both worlds. In fact, Corsicana's Richland Chambers Lake is currently undergoing an estimated $13 million in new home construction, spurred by the lake's incredible recreational attractions and affordable housing options.
Today, 26,000 residents of Corsicana enjoy a variety of cultural and entertainment options that reflect the community's commitment to developing a unique place for its residents. Corsicana's historic downtown district includes such landmarks at the Palace Theater, the Warehouse Living Arts Center, the Navarro Council of the Arts and Martin's Music Hall, each providing arts and live entertainment throughout the year. The local Navarro College campus, just minutes from downtown, is home to the Pearce Civil War Museum and the Western Art Gallery, both unique places to discover the history of Navarro County, Corsicana and Texas.
Residents don't need to travel out of their home town to find incredible employment opportunities, either. The city is home to over 60 industries, including manufacturers, possessors, distribution centers and information technology. Industrial partners in Corsicana include Northrop Gruman Corporation, a Global Top 60 Company, and several Fortune 500 Companies are located in the seat of Navarro County.