How Old Are Joanna Gaines and Chip Gaines?

And four other facts you want to know.

With the happy announcement that everyone’s favorite home renovation couple, Chip and Joanna Gaines, are expecting baby number five, you might be wondering how old the Fixer Upper contractor and designer are. Well, since Joanna Gaines was born on April 19, 1978, that makes her 39 years old. Chip’s slightly older, having celebrated his 43rd birthday last November 14. According to Wacoan magazine, the couple married in 2003 after dating for a little more than a year. Want to know more about the families the relationship goals-worthy couple grew up with? Here are the answers to four of the most popular questions on fans' minds. 


How many siblings does Joanna Gaines have?

Joanna has an older sister, Teresa, and a younger sister, Mary Kay, who was featured in the first Fixer Upper episode of 2018. Mary Kay, or "Mikey" is also currently pregnant and recently moved back to Waco with her husband and their five kids after nine years away.


How many siblings does Chip Gaines have?

Chip has one sister, Shannon, who he mentioned on Twitter back in 2015.


Who are Chip Gaines’s father and mother?

According to a 2015 article on, Chip Gaines’s dad, Bob Gaines, and mother, Gayle Gaines, raised Chip and Shannon in Colleyville, Texas.