Our Counties

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Demographics

Total Population

20,489

Households

8,243

Median Age

47

Population Growth Rate

1%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Housing

Total Housing Units

10,986

Owner Occupied

6,275

Renter Occupied

1,968

Vacant

2,743

Median Home Value

$113,545


Average Home Value

$169,315

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Income

Median Household

2017

$51,071

2022

$55,205

Average Household

2017

$67,659

2022

$78,304

Per Capita

2017

$27,562

2022

$31,732

Cost of living

98.60%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

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Commute

Average Commute Time

27 min.

Drive Alone

7,084

Carpooled

1,081

Public

39

Work At Home

382

Source:

ESRI, 2018-05-09

Workforce

Workers 16+

8,806

Graduates

High School

5,523

Associates

820

Bachelor's

1,842

Graduate

622

Total Employed

7,670

Total Businesses

737

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

18

Employed

39

Mining

Businesses

4

Employed

124

Utilities

Businesses

4

Employed

39

Construction

Businesses

41

Employed

403

Manufacturing

Businesses

32

Employed

873

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

47

Employed

1,638

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.