DeWitt County demographics
Aug. 24, 2013 at 8:24 a.m.
County population: 20,097
County Seat: Cuero
Major cities: Cuero, Yorktown, Yoakum (partially in Lavaca County)
County's Biggest Employer: Cuero Independent School District, 450 employees; largest industry - oil and gas with about 500 employees.
Square miles: 909
Major Highways: U.S. Highway 87, U.S. Highway 183, alternate U.S. Highway 77, state Highway 72