The unemployment rate in Waco Metro Area is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Waco Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Waco Metro Area's cost of living is 17.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in the Waco metro area, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Waco metro area remained overwhelmingly Republican, 61.3% to 37.1%. More Voting Stats
Waco Metro Area's population is 275,105 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Waco Metro Area is Real Estate: $237,100
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.7%.
Waco Metro Area public schools spend $9,474 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.6 students per teacher in Waco Metro Area. More Education