Our Counties

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Demographics

Total Population

7,858

Households

3,145

Median Age

48

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

4,103

Owner Occupied

2,449

Renter Occupied

696

Vacant

958

Median Home Value

$140,971


Average Home Value

$220,804

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2018

$54,330

2023

$64,282

Average Household

2018

$76,414

2023

$89,392

Per Capita

2018

$31,060

2023

$36,341

Cost of living

85.90%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

28 min.

Drive Alone

2,242

Carpooled

416

Public

0

Work At Home

176

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

2,919

Graduates

High School

1,918

Associates

572

Bachelor's

546

Graduate

288

Total Employed

1,320

Total Businesses

222

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

8

Employed

20

Mining

Businesses

3

Employed

14

Utilities

Businesses

1

Employed

6

Construction

Businesses

12

Employed

72

Manufacturing

Businesses

1

Employed

5

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

8

Employed

46

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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.