Population Information

Population Growth

Year Robinson Waco / McLennan County MSA
2008 10,570 226,456
2000 7,845 213,517
1990 7,111 189,123
1980 6,074 170,755
1970 3,807 147,553

Ethnic Distribution

Ethnicity Percentage of Population
Anglo - 6,857
87%
Hispanic - 706
9%
Black - 164
2%
Other - 118
2%

Age Distribution

Age Percentage of Population
Under age 18 - 2,079
27%
Over age 18 - 5,766
73%
Waco Metro Cities Population
City
2000 Census
January 2008 Estimate
Percent Change
Robinson
7, 845
10,570
34.7%
Hewitt
11,085
13,634
23.0%
Waco
113,726
120,577
6.0%
Lacy Lakeview
5,764
6,104
5.9%
Woodway
8,733
9,013
3.2%
Bellmead
9,214
9,367
1.7%
Beverly Hills
2,113
2,059
-2.6%
Additional Population Information
Since the 2000 census was taken, Robinson has emerged as far and away the fastest growing city in the Waco metro area. With 7,845 residents on the books for 2000, the latest official estimate places the population of Robinson at 10,570, 34.7% higher than the 2000 census count.

The annual estimate is made by the Texas State Data Center at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) using a variety of data sources. Nearly 84% of the county's population resides in the 20 incorporated towns and cities while only 16% lives in an unincorporated area. Waco, the largest city, represents about 53% of the county's total population.

Income

Breakdown
Amount
Median Household Income
$49,404
Per capita Personal Income
$21, 680