Waco, MO Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Waco Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Waco Content

Also See: Local Area Photos

Waco, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Waco is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Jasper County at latitude 37.247 and longitude -94.6003. Jasper County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 902 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Waco, but most people and references simply refer to it as Waco, Missouri.

The P1 Census Class Code for Waco indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Waco (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

City of Waco, MO Boundary Map


Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | MO Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Twin Groves | Jasper County | Missouri Counties

Search the map for:

Waco, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 90
Population in Households 90
Population in Familes 76
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 351
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 35
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 26
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 41 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $135,714
Average Home Value $140,833


Median Household Income $46,544
Average Household Income $55,706
Per Capita Income $21,169
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.8% 0.87%
Households 0.68% 0.57%
Families 1.9% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   1.47%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Waco, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Waco to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 916 11th
Population Density1 # 824 20th
Diversity Index2 # 386 63rd
Median Household Income # 340 67th
Per Capita Income # 423 59th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.