Community Profile

Cuero, Texas Main Photo

Cuero, the County Seat of DeWitt County, is located in the heart of the Eagle Ford Shale oil & gas formation in South Central Texas.  Located 28 miles north of Victoria, Texas and 86 miles southeast of San Antonio, Cuero is a designated Scenic City, Playful USA City, a Go Texan Certified Retirement Community and Preserve America Community.  The City is home to the national renowned Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum, a distinguished local community hospital as well as the DeWitt Industrial Park.

Cuero Development Corporation
Patrick J. Kennedy, Executive Director
361.275.8178
cueroed@cityofcuero.com

Cuero, Texas

Population

Total Population

6,940

Population
Growth Rate

0.04%

Median Age

41

Diversity Index

75.700

Housing & Income

Households

2,600

Total Housing Units

3,132


Owner Occupied

1,656

Renter Occupied

944

Vacant

532

Median Home Value

$137,402


Average Home Value

$185,018

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.04%


Per Capita Income

1.85%

Income Projection

Median Household

$45,428 $51,190


Average Household

$62,736 $68,964


Per Capita

$23,287 $25,527

Workforce

Total Businesses

363

Total Employed

3,245

Workers 16+

2,887

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Mining

Businesses

3

Employed

19

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

15

Employed

97

Manufacturing

Businesses

8

Employed

30

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

12

Employed

118

Some
High School

522

Graduated
High School

1,546

Associates
Degree

246

Bachelor's
Degree

500

Graduate
Degree

206

Average Commute Time

17 min.



Resident Commuters

2,209

Non-Resident Commuters

671

Drive Alone

2,594

Carpooled

106

Public

0

Work At Home

64