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This article is about Waco, Texas. For the famous BATF police state atrocity which took place in this city, see Branch Davidians.
Waco is a city located in Central Texas located just ninety miles south of Dallas and 100 miles north of Austin.
The city population is 113,726 and the metropolitan area population is 213,517. The climate is semi-tropical with mild winters.
The city is home to Baylor University. It is also the home of Christian couple Chip and Joanna Gaines, hosts of the television show Fixer Upper. It was also located near the former Branch Davidians compound, site of the standoff between the group and the BATF.
- David Sibley, former state senator and mayor of Waco