Iraan, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,259 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.7%
 
Males: 692  (55.0%)
Females: 567  (45.0%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79744.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,920 (it was $44,583 in 2000)
Iraan:

$67,920
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,261 (it was $15,589 in 2000)

Iraan city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,317 (it was $39,800 in 2000)
Iraan:

$60,317
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $535.

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  • Races in Iraan, TX (2010)

    Iraan races chart
    • 65453.2%Hispanic
    • 55144.8%White alone
    • 121.0%Black alone
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.2%Two or more races

Races in Iraan detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Iraan: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (5.7%), English (4.5%), German (4.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%), United States (1.5%), Dutch (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2227 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 2,272 people per square mile   (low).

Iraan, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Iraan:

  • High school or higher: 70.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Iraan city:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

132 residents are foreign born (10.2% Latin America).

This city:

10.2%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $553 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $397 (1.0%)

Iraan satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (71.2 miles , pop. 90,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Antonio, TX (226.3 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: West Crockett, TX (3.4 miles) , Rankin, TX (4.7 miles ), McCamey, TX (4.9 miles ), Big Lake, TX (5.7 miles ), East Terrell, TX (6.5 miles) , Crane, TX (6.5 miles ), East Crockett, TX (6.6 miles ), Ozona, TX (6.6 miles ).

Latitude: 30.91 N, Longitude: 101.90 W

Area code: 432

Iraan household income distribution Iraan home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -77 (-5.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (52%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Utilities (2%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (36%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Work and jobs in Iraan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Iraan, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Iraan-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/1/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Iraan city center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 38.6 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Iraan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 97.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 160.8 miles away from Iraan center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1995 at 14:33:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.8 miles away from Iraan center
On 11/12/1995 at 17:45:59, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pecos County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Iraan topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Iraan:

  • IRAAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (305 WEST 5TH STREET)
  • PECOS COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (305 WEST 5TH STREET)

airports located in Iraan:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Iraan:

  • Odessa College (about 72 miles; Odessa, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,107)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 73 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • Midland College (about 79 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • Angelo State University (about 93 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Howard College (about 97 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Sul Ross State University (about 111 miles; Alpine, TX; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 168 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 4,025)

Public high schools in Iraan:

Public elementary/middle schools in Iraan:

  • IRAAN J H (Students: 212, Location: 100 S FARR ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • IRAAN EL (Students: 125, Location: 100 S FARR ST, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Iraan

Library in Iraan:

  • IRAAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $78,607; Location: 120 W 5TH ST; 16,688 books; 423 audio materials; 988 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 24 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Iraan Volunteer Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Iraan: Brave Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Pecos County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.0%
(2.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  75.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Iraan, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Iraan (2011 data):

  • Tejas Bank: Irann Branch at 109 West 5th Street, branch established on 2010/01/15. Info updated 2011/12/07: Bank assets: $83.7 mil, Deposits: $72.8 mil, headquarters in Monahans, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Sandhills Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.5
Texas average:

14.4

Iraan travel time to work - commute Iraan mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Iraan city (based on Pecos County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7006
Evangelical Protestant2,59624
Mainline Protestant7935
Other1262
None8,292-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Pecos County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Pecos County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Pecos County:

10.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Pecos County:

25.8%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.2%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Iraan:

44.7%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Iraan:

28.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Iraan:

22.6%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.4%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.9%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Iraan:

53.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.8%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Iraan, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$5,010$60,1200$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$7,907
Solid Waste Management 1$4,421$53,0520$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 4$1,611
Water Supply 1$4,716$56,5920$0
Gas Supply 1$6,189$74,2680$0
Totals for Government 4$20,336$61,0089$9,518

Iraan government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($79.43)
    Financial Administration: $96,000 ($76.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($39.71)
    Gas Utilities: $37,000 ($29.39)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($20.65)
    Corrections - Other: $6,000 ($4.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($2.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $63,000 ($50.04)

Iraan government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $151,000 ($119.94)
    Sewerage: $58,000 ($46.07)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($23.83)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($18.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $189,000 ($150.12)
    Gas Utilities: $163,000 ($129.47)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $98,000 ($77.84)
    Public Utilities: $16,000 ($12.71)
    Other Selective Sales: $7,000 ($5.56)

Iraan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $600,000 ($476.57)

7.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,199 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.26%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ector County, TX  0.69% ($35,875 average AGI)
from Midland County, TX  0.54% ($32,480)
from Tom Green County, TX  0.43% ($34,300)


7.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.18%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Midland County, TX  1.15% ($43,415 average AGI)
to Ector County, TX  1.08% ($35,900)
to Tom Green County, TX  0.45% ($38,381)

Strongest AM radio stations in Iraan:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KLBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: SANDSHILLS COMMUNICATION, INC.)
  • KGKL (960 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KXOI (810 AM; 1 kW; CRANE, TX; Owner: HISPANIC OUTREACH MINISTRIES, INC)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Iraan:

  • KPBM (95.3 FM; MCCAMEY, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Iraan)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

273 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Iraan, TX)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KF5AEK, Licensee ID: L01478414, Grant Date: 03/27/2009, Expiration Date: 03/27/2019, Certifier: Joe C Leyva, Registrant: Joe C Leyva, Iraan, TX 79744

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4009V , Serial Number: 18328, Year manufactured: 1948
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffery Mcmahon, 210 W 10th, Iraan, TX 79744
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6676T , Serial Number: 15059076, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1960
    Registrant (Individual): W Duane Cash, Po Box 1088, Iraan, TX 79744
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-7-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 90KD , Serial Number: 4094C, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Mahon Jeffery C Mc, Po Box 1349, Iraan, TX 79744

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Iraan, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William982.3 years
Mary781.2 years
James673.2 years
Frank573.2 years
George572.6 years
John563.6 years
Robert568.6 years
Thomas484.5 years
Cora382.1 years
Edna380.3 years
Most common last names in Iraan, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1176.9 years
Baker673.5 years
Garrison684.3 years
Wilson582.9 years
Cash477.8 years
Dorris486.2 years
Gibbs476.5 years
Lanehart474.2 years
Bennett394.7 years
Hill371.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Iraan compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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