In 2020, Waco, TX had a population of 271k people with a median age of 34 and a median household income of $49,534. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Waco, TX grew from 268,361 to 271,326, a 1.1% increase and its median household income grew from $49,077 to $49,534, a 0.931% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Waco, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (55.1%), White (Hispanic) (19.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.6%), Two+ (Hispanic) (3.84%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.53%).
None of the households in Waco, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94% of the residents in Waco, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Waco, TX are Baylor University (223232) (5,158 degrees awarded in 2020), Texas State Technical College (3,095 degrees), and McLennan Community College (1,757 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Waco, TX was $148,100, and the homeownership rate was 60.2%.
Most people in Waco, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Waco, TX was 2 cars per household.
Waco, TX borders College Station-Bryan, TX and Killeen-Temple, TX.