Iraan, Texas

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Population in 2019: 1,222 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.3%
 
Males: 688  (56.3%)
Females: 534  (43.7%)
Median resident age:

37.9 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 79744.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $69,034 (it was $44,583 in 2000)
Iraan:

$69,034
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,241 (it was $15,589 in 2000)

Iraan city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $129,534 (it was $39,800 in 2000)
Iraan:

$129,534
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $131,688; detached houses: $132,015; mobile homes: $136,342

Median gross rent in 2019: $804.

March 2019 cost of living index in Iraan: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.9%
(2.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Iraan, TX (2019)
    • 56147.6%Hispanic
    • 53245.1%White alone
    • 443.7%American Indian alone
    • 403.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Iraan, Texas as of May 21, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Iraan is 275 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (3.5%), American (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2227 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 2,205 people per square mile   (low).

Iraan, Texas map

139 residents are foreign born (8.6% Latin America).

This city:

11.8%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,182 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $765 (0.8%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Iraan, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Iraan, TX in 2019
Iraan satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

10.4%
Texas:

8.0%
Most common industries in Iraan, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (27.9%)
  • Educational services (13.8%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (43.3%)
  • Construction (10.9%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Utilities (5.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.4%)
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.1%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
Most common occupations in Iraan, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Extraction workers (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Extraction workers (9.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.6%)
  • Plant and system operators (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.7%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.9%)

Average climate in Iraan, Texas

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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 236% greater 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 the city 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 Iraan center
On 3/26/2020 at 15:16:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 5.9 mi) earthquake occurred 138.3 miles away from Iraan center
On 9/11/2011 at 12:27:44, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 149.3 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) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from Iraan 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 (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 1 (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)

Points of interest:

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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
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

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.

For population 15 years and over in Iraan:

Marital status in Iraan, TX
  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

For population 25 years and over in Iraan:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Texas average:

13.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Iraan
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Iraan, TX (based on Pecos County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Pecos County:

9.2%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.8%
Texas:

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

14.2%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.9%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Iraan:

46.5%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Iraan:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Iraan:

23.2%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.2%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
Iraan:

55.1%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.3%
Texas:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Iraan, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 1$4,935$59,2200$0
Financial Administration 1$5,592$67,1040$0
Water Supply 1$5,263$63,1560$0
Gas Supply 1$6,907$82,8840$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 5$2,384
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$11,702
Totals for Government 4$22,697$68,09111$14,086

Iraan government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $42,000 ($34.37)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($8.18)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($1.64)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.64)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,000 ($34.37)

Iraan government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $56,000 ($45.83)

7.01% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Ector County, TX  0.62% ($32,548 average AGI)
from Midland County, TX  0.56% ($55,071)
from El Paso County, TX  0.42% ($35,190)

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)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 16.6mTotal length
  • 13,560Total average daily traffic
  • 4,478Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,020Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KF5AEK, Licensee ID: L01478414, Grant Date: 12/29/2020, Expiration Date: 03/27/2029, Certifier: Joe C Leyva, Registrant: Joe C Leyva, 401 South Underwood St, Iraan, TX 79744

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • 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: 170ER, N170ER, N-170ER, Serial Number: 18328, Year manufactured: 1948, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffery Mcmahon, 210 W 10th, Iraan, TX 79744
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/24/2006, Exported to: Switzerland
  • 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, N90KD, N-90KD, Serial Number: 4094C, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 01/14/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey C Mcmahon, Po Box 1349, Iraan, TX 79744
  • 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, N4009V, N-4009V, Serial Number: 18328, Year manufactured: 1948, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2012
    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, N6676T, N-6676T, Serial Number: 15059076, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 02/17/2005
    Registrant (Individual): W Duane Cash, Po Box 1088, Iraan, TX 79744
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/15/2018

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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Iraan, TX
  • 59.8%Electricity
  • 40.2%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Iraan, TX
  • 55.9%Electricity
  • 44.1%Utility gas


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.
  • House age above state average.
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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