Waco SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

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Waco, Texas Info Snack

Waco (/weko/ WAY-koh) is a city which is the county seat of McLennan County, Texas, United States. It is situated along the Brazos River and I-35, halfway between Dallas and Austin. The city had a 2010 population of 124,805, making it the 22nd-most populous city in the state. The US Census 2016 population estimate is 134,432 The Waco Metropolitan Statistical Area consists of McLennan and Falls Counties, which had a 2010 population of 234,906. Falls County was added to the Waco MSA in 2013. The US Census 2016 population estimate for the Waco MSA is 265,207.
Population
131,996
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
26.8%
Median Home
$107,700
Median Income
$36,004
Median Rent
$791

Rankings for Waco in Texas

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Map Of Waco, TX

Population over time in Waco

Year Population % Change
2017 131,996 1.0%
2016 130,659 1.1%
2015 129,193 1.1%
2014 127,796 1.1%
2013 126,406 1.3%
2012 124,843 1.0%
2011 123,584 1.1%
2010 122,212 -

Crime in Waco Per 100k

Crime Waco TX USA
Violent Crime 507.4 438.9 382.9
Murder 3.7 5.0 5.3
Robbery 79.4 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 338.2 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 3594.9 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 703.7 473.7 430.4
Larceny 2750.8 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 140.4 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Waco

White
43.0% (56,775)
African American
20.9% (27,600)
American Indian
0.1% (147)
Asian
2.1% (2,724)
Hawaiian
0.0% (27)
Other
0.1% (110)
Two Or More
1.7% (2,300)
Hispanic
32.1% (42,313)
Race Waco TX USA
White 43.0% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 20.9% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 32.1% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Waco, Texas

Less than $10,000
13.5% (1,781,946)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (937,171)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (2,006,339)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (1,702,748)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (1,927,141)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.9% (1,834,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (1,267,161)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.2% (950,371)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (382,788)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (395,988)
Income Waco TX USA
Less than $10,000 13.5% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.9% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.2% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Waco

Female
51.3% (67,687)
Male
48.7% (64,308)
Gender Waco TX USA
Female 51.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waco for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.2% (10,830)
9-12th Grade
11.4% (15,052)
High School / GED
27.2% (35,852)
Some College
21.7% (28,609)
Associate's Degree
8.7% (11,465)
Bachelor's Degree
14.5% (19,186)
Master's Degree
5.4% (7,160)
Professional Degree
1.1% (1,481)
Doctorate Degree
1.8% (2,357)
Education Waco TX USA
< 9th Grade 8.2% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.4% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.2% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 21.7% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.7% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.5% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.4% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.8% 1.1% 1.4%

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