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 food service (10.94%), office and administrative support (9.77%), and management occupations (9.77%).
One of the benefits of Cuero is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.59 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.
Cuero is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Cuero are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.16% of adults in Cuero have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Cuero in 2010 was $20,252, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,008 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. The greatest number of Cuero residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Cuero also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 44.22% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cuero include Irish, English, Polish, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Cuero is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.