Location and Map

Cuero, the County Seat of DeWitt County, is located in South Central Texas on the Guadalupe River, near the Gulf Coast (Lat. 29.093° N, Lon. -97.288° W). The average elevation of Cuero is 177 ft. DeWitt County covers 910 sqare miles (includes both urban and rural areas).


Distance to Major Cities

  • Dallas – 258 miles
  • Houston – 124 miles
  • Austin – 88 miles
  • Corpus Christi – 112 miles
  • San Antonio – 85 miles
  • Victoria – 28 miles (Nearest Major Shopping Area)

Airport Facilities

Name Distance from Cuero Hub Status No. of Runways
Austin–Bergstrom Internat’l 92 miles –– 4
San Antonio 95 miles Medium 4

Marine Access

  • Nearest Port – Port Lavaca, approx. 45 miles
  • Nearest Barge Canal – Victoria Barge Canal, approx. 35 miles

Shipping Facilities

  • United States Postal Service – 301 E Main St
    Counter hours:

    • Mon – Fri, 8:00AM – 4:00PM
    • Sat, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
    • Sun, Closed

    Drive-thru mailbox:

    • Pickup by 4:15PM
  • Nearest UPS Pickup (Dropbox Only) – Cuero Fire Dept (outside), 219 E Main St
    • Pickup, Mon–Fri by 3:30PM
  • Nearest FedEx Pickup (Dropbox Only) – Cuero Fire Dept (outside), 219 E Main St.
    Regular pickup time:

    • Mon – Fri, 1:15PM
    • Sat/Sun, None

    No pickup:

    • New Year’s Day,
    • Memorial Day,
    • Independence Day,
    • Labor Day,
    • Thanksgiving Day,
    • Christmas Day;

    Change to pickup:

    • MLK Day
    • Presidents Day
    • Good Friday
    • July 3 (or last business day before Independence Day), 12:15PM
    • Day after Thanksgiving, 12:15PM
    • Christmas Eve, 12:15PM
    • New Year’s Eve, 12:15PM