Cuero, Texas Population 2021

8,288
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Cuero is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 8,288, it is the 274th largest city in Texas and the 3527th largest city in the United States . Cuero is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 21.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,841 in 2010. Cuero reached it's highest population of 8,403 in 2016. Spanning over 7 miles, Cuero has a population density of 1,263 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cuero is $66,270 with a poverty rate of 17.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $901 per month, and the median house value is $94,800. The median age in Cuero is 39.7 years, 39.6 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.

Cuero Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cuero was:

  • White: 53.16%
  • Other race: 27.50%
  • Black or African American: 17.37%
  • Two or more races: 1.31%
  • Native American: 0.60%
  • Asian: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cuero, Texas is 8,288 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,210.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,841.

Cuero, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,41153.16%
Some Other Race2,28227.50%
Black or African American1,44117.37%
Two or More Races1091.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native500.60%
Asian40.05%
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Cuero Population by Race

Cuero Population Pyramid $2021

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Cuero Median Age

39.7


Total

39.6


Male

40.2


Female

Cuero Adults

There are 6,525 adults, (1,260 of whom are seniors) in Cuero.

Cuero Age Dependency

57.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cuero Sex Ratio

Female

3,707

44.68%

Male

4,590

55.32%

Cuero Population by Age

Cuero Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cuero Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70%30%
Female61.5%38.5%
All58.9%41.1%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Male34.4%65.6%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cuero Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4092.7258.9
Married1,1753.470
Non Family8381.1646.5
Female2654.661.5
Male1312.8634.4

3.5

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Cuero Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade61710.16%
9th to 12th Grade62510.30%
High School Graduate2,57842.47%
Some College1,46724.17%
Associates Degree3065.04%
Bachelors Degree3595.91%
Graduate Degree1181.94%
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Cuero Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cuero Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,4771,68610
White2,4582,188404
Other Race1,4118816
Black1,12694562
2+ Races4238
Native American225
Asian441

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.00%.

Cuero Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,282$42,330$30,419
Less Than 9th Grade$17,829$$18,421
High School Graduate$35,497$42,050$28,750
Some College$32,054$43,184$30,327
Bachelors Degree$54,716$85,291$46,776
Graduate Degree$44,028$43,403$71,125

$34,282

Average Earnings

$42,330

Average Male

$30,419

Average Female

Cuero Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cuero Language by Age

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Cuero Language

77.38% of Cuero residents speak only English, while 22.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.51% of the population.

Cuero Language

Cuero Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,73467024.51%
Other1,76445025.51%
White2,64126910.19%
Black1,17321918.67%
Multiple1092220.18%
Asian4125.00%

17.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.66%

Male Poverty Rate

18.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cuero

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cuero is Other, with 25.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cuero is White, with 10.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.86%.

Cuero Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.14%
High School23.63%
Bachelors or Greater8.44%
Some College7.52%

Cuero Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.83%
Male Unemployed42.86%
Female Employed7.78%
Male Employed5.31%

Cuero Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cuero Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,408$66,270
Families$68,732$84,250
Married Families$73,412-
Non Families$19,688$31,913
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Income by Household Type

Cuero Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Cuero Married by Age and Sex

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Cuero Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cuero Marital Status by Race

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Cuero Marital Status

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387

Number of Veterans

344

Male Veterans

43

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam104
Second Gulf War99
First Gulf War73
World War II10
Korea8

Cuero Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74110
35 to 5488
18 to 3483
55 to 6472
75+34

Cuero Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2997.97%
Hispanic1284.70%
Black474.29%
Other Race412.62%

Cuero Veterans by Race

Cuero Veterans by Education

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18.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cuero Veterans by Education

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46.7%

Labor Force Participation

42.4%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cuero Employment by Age

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Cuero Employment by Race

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Cuero Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.50%

Born in Cuero

96.95%

Native Born

3.05%

Foreign Born

1.84%

Non Citizen

1.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.95% of Cuero residents were born in the United States, with 84.50% having been born in Texas. 1.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cuero Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218,288260.31%
20208,262260.32%
20198,236260.32%
20188,210-23-0.28%
20178,233-170-2.02%
20168,40360.07%
20158,397390.47%
20148,358550.66%
20138,30310.01%
20128,302420.51%
20118,260270.33%
20108,2331,6622.28%
20006,571-129-0.19%
19906,700-424-0.61%
19807,1241680.24%
19706,956-382-0.53%
19607,338-160-0.22%
19507,4982,0243.20%
19405,4748021.60%
19304,6721,0012.44%
19203,6715621.68%
19103,109-313-0.95%
19003,4220.00%

Cuero Population by Year