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People

Total Population 322
Male Share of the Population 49.4%
Female Share of the Population 50.6%
Senior Citizens 11.8%
Employed Population 16+ 120
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 45.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,583
% Above Poverty Level 62.4%
% Below Poverty Level 37.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.2%
Median Gross Rent $704
Median House Value $83,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.5%
US/American 0%
English 5%
Irish 21.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Waco Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles NW of Gastonia, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 34 miles W of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Cleveland
P.O. Box Zip Codes 28169
Phone Area Codes 704
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.361
Longitude -81.428

Waco Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SHELBY 2 NNE
Distance 6.7 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 49 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 49.2 inches
Station LINCOLNTON 4 W
Distance 9.1 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 50 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 48.1 inches
Station GASTONIA
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 50 F
Apr Temp 47 to 72 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 48 to 72 F
Annual Precip 44.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bessemer City 5,455 $44,410
Cherryville 5,868 $52,105
Fallston 667 $62,946
Kings Mountain 10,792 $47,944
Lawndale 709 $40,536
Shelby 20,245 $45,737

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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