For population 25 years and over in McLean:
For population 15 years and over in McLean town:
19 residents are foreign born (0.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $980 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (70.4 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (173.7 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (275.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Lefors, TX (4.3 miles ), Shamrock, TX (4.5 miles ), Samnorwood, TX (4.7 miles) , Howardwick, TX (4.7 miles ), Mobeetie, TX (4.8 miles) , Wheeler, TX (4.8 miles ), Quail, TX (5.0 miles) , Hedley, TX (5.1 miles ).
Latitude: 35.23 N, Longitude: 100.60 W
Area code: 806
Population change in the 1990s: -32 (-3.7%).
Work and jobs in McLean: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in McLean, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
McLean-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 188% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.1 miles away from the McLean town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/18/1970, a category F4 tornado 2.8 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 42 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:McLean-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 68.7 miles away from McLean center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from McLean center
On 2/15/1997 at 09:08:55, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gray County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers in McLean:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McLean:
Library in McLean:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.459. This is worse than average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 4.33. This is significantly worse than average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 12.6. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.0. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.74. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in McLean that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.8%
(19.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.0% for Black residents, 4.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 38.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
104 people in nursing homes in 2000
McLean compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for McLean town (based on Gray County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 82.54%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,640 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.23% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,659 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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McLean fatal accident list:
Mar 9, 2010 11:15 AM, I-40, Lat: 35.22679722, Lon: -100.59410278, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Nov 18, 2003 03:50 AM, I-40, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 17, 2002 07:42 PM, I-40, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 28, 1997 05:55 AM, I40, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 11, 1987 03:00 AM, 40, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 9, 1982 02:15 PM, 40, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 25, 1978 03:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in McLean)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for McLean, TX