Waco, TX
Demographic Data



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Waco Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Waco Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
136,436

Age

PEOPLE OF Texas DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.69
5 To 17 16.46
18 To 24 20.28
25 To 34 13.68
35 To 54 20.57
55 To 64 9.61
65 Years And Over 11.71

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 14.0
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 80.4
COLLEGE GRADUATES 22.9

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Waco 21444 18341.267729415915 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Waco 36004 16653.067786026502 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
26.8%

Employment Industries in Waco

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 13.9
Education 13.3
Retail 12.9
Manufacturing 11.3
Accommodation 10.1
Construction 6.6
Other 5.0
Administration 4.8
Finance 4.1
Public Service 4.0
Professional, scientific, and technical services 2.9
Transportation 2.4
Wholesale 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 43.0
Black Or African American 20.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 2.1
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 32.1

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 9.6
Irish 6.9
English 5.0
French 1.8
Italian 1.8
Scottish 1.6
Czech 1.2
Scots-Irish 1.1
European 1.0
Dutch 0.8
Polish 0.7
African 0.6
Norwegian 0.6
Swedish 0.5
British 0.4
Welsh 0.4
Nigerian 0.3
Russian 0.2
Lebanese 0.2
Danish 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 75.8
Spanish 21.3
Chinese 0.5
Korean 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.3
Tagalog 0.3
French 0.2
African languages 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Urdu 0.2
Native American languages 0.1
German/Yiddish 0.1
Langs. of India 0.1
Italian 0.1
Arabic 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
Persian 0.1
Russian 0.0
Slavic languages 0.0
Japanese 0.0

Foreign Born Waco Residents:
11.3%