Community Profile

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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

HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

20

Employed

683

Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

61

Employed

587

Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

11

Employed

414

Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

33

Employed

305

Public Administration

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Businesses

43

Employed

290

Food & Beverage Stores

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Businesses

14

Employed

220

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