six things you might not know about waco


1. Waco is the largest city in McLennan County, Texas, with a population of over 134,000 people.

2. Waco was founded in 1849 and named after the Wichita tribe, which lived in the area.

3. Waco is known for its historic suspension bridge, which was built in 1870 and is still in use today.

4. Waco is home to the Dr Pepper Museum, which celebrates the history of the popular soft drink that was invented in Waco in 1885.

5. The television show "Fixer Upper," which aired on HGTV from 2013 to 2018, was set in Waco and featured home renovation projects in the area.

6. Waco is known for its barbecue, and several local restaurants serve up delicious Texas-style BBQ.