Our Counties

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Demographics

Total Population

20,977

Households

7,767

Median Age

44

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

9,719

Owner Occupied

5,640

Renter Occupied

2,127

Vacant

1,952

Median Home Value

$92,442


Average Home Value

$156,374

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2016

$41,461

2021

$46,936

Average Household

2016

$62,323

2021

$67,875

Per Capita

2016

$24,573

2021

$26,696

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Commute

Average Commute Time

23 min.

Drive Alone

6,762

Carpooled

683

Public

1

Work At Home

417

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

8,101

Graduates

High School

4,317

Associates

882

Bachelor's

1,447

Graduate

670

Total Employed

8,304

Total Businesses

919

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

22

Employed

49

Mining

Businesses

13

Employed

266

Utilities

Businesses

7

Employed

40

Construction

Businesses

78

Employed

593

Manufacturing

Businesses

26

Employed

564

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

36

Employed

317

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Naturally Beautiful Texas Landscapes

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Take a Spring drive in Cuero, Yorktown, Yoakum and all the little towns in between and experience why the Texas Legislature passed HR 769 on May 4, 1999 designating DeWitt County as the Wildflower Capital of Texas. The area becomes “an ocean of color” as the wildflowers begin to bloom and visitors come far and wide for this naturally beautiful Texas landscape.