Waco (zip 76798), Texas 

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Population

1,599

-14.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Best Places to Live in Waco (zip 76798), Texas

Small city / college town - East-central Texas along I-35, 100 miles south of Dallas
Pros
-Cost of living
-College-town amenities
-Historic interest
Cons
-Crime rates
-Low educational attainment
-Summer heat

  


What Bert Has To Say About Waco Metro Area

The typically-Texas small city of Waco is an important commercial and transportation hub with an added college presence. The economic base consists of small to mid-sized manufacturers in a variety of industries and a strong agricultural presence with ranching, poultry, and cotton. Another principal employer, Baylor University, brings 15,000 students and some college-town amenities. However, educational attainment is unusually low for a college town.


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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: McLennan County
Metro Area: Waco Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Waco
Zip Codes: Waco (zip 76798)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 501 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Waco (zip 76798) is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Waco (zip 76798) jobs have increased by 1.11%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Waco (zip 76798)'s cost of living is 17.30% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Waco (zip 76798)'s Cost of Living

VOTING
McLennan county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Waco (zip 76798)'s population is 1,599 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 14.12%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Waco (zip 76798) is $146,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.41%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Waco (zip 76798)

SCHOOLS
Waco (zip 76798) public schools spend $10,028 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Waco (zip 76798). More Education


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