Waco, Texas

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Waco, Texas
Frae left tae richt, tap tae bottom: Downtown, McLennan Coonty Courthouse, Waco Suspension Brig, Dr. Pepper Museum, Waco Mammoth Naitional Monument, Baylor Varsity, Waco Hippodrome, William Cameron Park, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, an Austin Avenue in Downtown
Frae left tae richt, tap tae bottom: Downtown, McLennan Coonty Courthouse, Waco Suspension Brig, Dr. Pepper Museum, Waco Mammoth Naitional Monument, Baylor Varsity, Waco Hippodrome, William Cameron Park, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, an Austin Avenue in Downtown
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Nickname(s): 
"Heart of Texas"
Location within McLennan Coonty an Texas
Location within McLennan Coonty an Texas
Waco is locatit in Texas
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Location o Waco
Waco is locatit in the US
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Waco (the US)
Coordinates: 31°33′5″N 97°9′21″W / 31.55139°N 97.15583°W / 31.55139; -97.15583Coordinates: 31°33′5″N 97°9′21″W / 31.55139°N 97.15583°W / 31.55139; -97.15583
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State Texas
Coonty McLennan
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil-manager
 • Ceety CooncilMayor Kyle Deaver
Andrea J. Barefield
Alice Rodriguez
John Kinnaird
Dillon Meek
Jim Holmes
 • Ceety ManagerWiley Stem III
Area
 • City247.4 km2 (95.5 sq mi)
 • Land218.1 km2 (84.2 sq mi)
 • Water29.3 km2 (11.3 sq mi)  11.85%
Elevation
143.3 m (470 ft)
Population
 (2017 Est.)
 • City136,436 (US: 193rd)
 • Density521.5/km2 (1,350/sq mi)
 • Metro
268,696
Demonym(s)Wacoan
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (Central)
ZIP codes
76700-76799
Area code254
FIPS code48-76000[1]
GNIS featur ID1370701[2]
InterstatesI-35.svg
U.S. RoutesUS 77.svg US 84.svg
WabsteidWaco-Texas.com

Waco (/ˈwk/ WAY-koh) is a ceety in central Texas an is the coonty seat o McLennan Coonty, Texas, Unitit States.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.