Cuero is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,115 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cuero is the 287th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cuero is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cuero is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cuero who work in management occupations (11.98%), office and administrative support (9.90%), and healthcare (9.71%).
One of the benefits of Cuero is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.56 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Cuero does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Cuero rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.17% of adults 25 and older in Cuero have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Cuero in 2010 was $21,959, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,836 for a family of four. However, Cuero contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cuero is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cuero home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Cuero, accounting for 42.74% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Cuero residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cuero include Irish, English, Czech, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cuero is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.