McLean, Texas

Submit your own pictures of this town and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2017: 771 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.1%
 
Males: 331  (43.0%)
Females: 440  (57.0%)
Median resident age:

31.7 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 79057.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,879 (it was $22,847 in 2000)
McLean:

$33,879
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,835 (it was $13,843 in 2000)

McLean town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $58,876 (it was $26,600 in 2000)
McLean:

$58,876
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $61,286; detached houses: $62,447; mobile homes: $43,356

Median gross rent in 2017: $564.

March 2019 cost of living index in McLean: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.5%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.2% for American Indian residents, 36.8% for other race residents, 84.7% for two or more races residents)
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in McLean, TX (2010)
    • 69188.8%White alone
    • 638.1%Hispanic
    • 70.9%Black alone
    • 70.9%American Indian alone
    • 70.9%Two or more races
    • 30.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in McLean, Texas as of July 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in McLean is 358 to 1.


Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.

Latest news from McLean, TX collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (22.1%), American (13.7%), German (12.1%), Irish (11.2%), European (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2860 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 656 people per square mile   (low).

McLean, Texas map

42 residents are foreign born (3.9% Latin America).

This town:

3.9%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $664 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $347 (0.7%)

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

Distribution of median household income in McLean, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in McLean, TX in 2017
McLean satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in McLean, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.1%)
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.4%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Machinery (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.0%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Machinery (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.7%)
  • Educational services (19.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.0%)
  • Social assistance (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
Most common occupations in McLean, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.9%)
  • Child care workers (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)

Average climate in McLean, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

McLean, Texas average temperatures McLean, Texas average precipitation McLean, Texas humidity McLean, Texas wind speed McLean, Texas snowfall McLean, Texas sunshine McLean, Texas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

McLean-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 94% 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 above Texas state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 152.7 miles away from McLean center
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 McLean 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 246.7 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 378.6 miles away from McLean center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 260.5 miles away from McLean center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 127.6 miles away from McLean 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 Gray County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
McLean topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in McLean:

  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF MCLEAN (211 N MAIN STREET)
  • MCLEAN CARE CENTER (605 W SEVENTH ST)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McLean:

  • Amarillo College (about 71 miles; Amarillo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,622)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 77 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 82 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 97 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Vernon College (about 105 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 109 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • Cameron University (about 131 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)

Public high school in McLean:

  • MCLEAN SCHOOL (Students: 220, Location: 600 ROWE ST, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in McLean

Library in McLean:

  • LOVETT MEMORIAL LIBRARY MCLEAN (Operating income: $43,804; Location: 302 N MAIN; 13,765 books; 333 e-books; 2,609 audio materials; 343 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 12 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Motel and Restaurant: 23 Room (16 Double Beds+& Single)Texas Motel and 3000 S.Ft Restaurant close to Interstate 40 freeway.

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear town borders

Notable locations in McLean: McLean Volunteer Fire Department (A), McLean Emergency Medical Service (B), Historical Museum of Barbed Wire and Fencing Tools (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Hillcrest Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Gray County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.1%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
34 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
104 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in McLean:

Marital status in McLean, TX
  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

For population 25 years and over in McLean:

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - McLean
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for McLean, TX (based on Gray County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,15942
Catholic2,3581
Mainline Protestant1,7876
Black Protestant5583
Other4232
None2,250-
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: 3
This county:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
This county:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

7.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

10.2%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.2%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gray County:

15.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
McLean:

46.8%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
McLean:

18.9%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
McLean:

11.4%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
McLean:

7.0
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

54.1%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of McLean, 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
Water Supply 2$6,264$37,5840$0
Local Libraries 1$2,210$26,5200$0
Sewerage 1$2,466$29,5920$0
Financial Administration 1$3,714$44,5680$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$696
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,888
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$200
Totals for Government 5$14,654$35,1703$2,784

McLean government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $290,000 ($376.13)
    Water Utilities: $127,000 ($164.72)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($68.74)
    Financial Administration: $53,000 ($68.74)
    General - Other: $30,000 ($38.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($38.91)
    Libraries: $27,000 ($35.02)
    Sewerage: $27,000 ($35.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.30)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($11.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $217,000 ($281.45)

McLean government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $104,000 ($134.89)
    Sewerage: $58,000 ($75.23)
    Other: $15,000 ($19.46)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,000 ($2.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $2,000 ($2.59)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $290,000 ($376.13)
    Water Utilities: $148,000 ($191.96)
  • Tax - Property: $96,000 ($124.51)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $44,000 ($57.07)
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,000 ($29.83)

McLean government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $216,000 ($280.16)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $179,000 ($232.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,000 ($47.99)

5.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
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 Potter County, TX  0.60% ($32,822 average AGI)
from Randall County, TX  0.52% ($43,821)
from Carson County, TX  0.39% ($53,414)


8.73% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,730 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.73%
Texas average:

7.26%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Randall County, TX  0.82% ($46,286 average AGI)
to Potter County, TX  0.75% ($29,655)
to Carson County, TX  0.45% ($40,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in McLean:

  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; PAMPA, TX; Owner: PAMPA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KPUR (1440 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in McLean:

  • KEFH (99.3 FM; CLARENDON, TX; Owner: ROHO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPDR (90.5 FM; WHEELER, TX; Owner: TOP O' TEXAS ED B/CASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KLSR-FM (105.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TX; Owner: DAVIS BROADCAST COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBKH (92.9 FM; SHAMROCK, TX; Owner: TERRY KEITH HAMMOND)
  • McLean, Texas
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents12
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:0
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents22
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count25959
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents39206
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons8244
  • Fatalities29364
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents68034
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2982
See more detailed statistics of McLean fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 243ft / 73.7mTotal length
  • $196,000Total costs
  • 97,768Total average daily traffic
  • 44,808Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in McLean, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 111980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for McLean, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in McLean)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2nd And Rowe St (Lat: 35.233667 Lon: -100.587639), Call Sign: WQH706, Licensee ID: L00095672,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.1800 MHz, 45.1600 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/2000, Expiration Date: 06/12/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2005, Registrant: City Of Mc Lean, 220 N. Main, Mclean, TX 79057, Phone: (806) 779-2481

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB5QIE, Grant Date: 08/15/1994, Expiration Date: 11/12/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2003, Registrant: Thomas R Holman, 514 W 2 St, Mclean, TX 79057
  • Call Sign: W5NJP, Licensee ID: L01356821, Grant Date: 08/14/2018, Expiration Date: 11/03/2028, Registrant: Robert E Mc Dowell, 717 N Walnut St, Mclean, TX 79057
  • Call Sign: WB5RET, Licensee ID: L00587462, Grant Date: 08/15/2008, Expiration Date: 11/13/2018, Certifier: Roy Brewer, Registrant: Roy Brewer, 503 Cedar, Mclean, TX 79057
  • Call Sign: WD0HRJ, Licensee ID: L00169771, Grant Date: 02/05/2016, Expiration Date: 02/05/2026, Certifier: Texas D Buckhaults, Registrant: Texas D Buckhaults, 317 N. Walnut, Mclean, TX 79057
  • Call Sign: N5RMI, Previous Call Sign: K5WBD, Licensee ID: L00275969, Grant Date: 12/27/2012, Expiration Date: 12/27/2022, Certifier: Donna L Morton, Registrant: Donna L Morton, 319 East 4th, Mclean, TX 79057

2002 - 2014 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2014 the average number of fires per year is 49. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 91 took place in 2011, and the least - 2 in 2007. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in McLean, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (77.2%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (15.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in McLean, TX
    • 49377.2%Outside Fires
    • 9615.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 446.9%Structure Fires
    • 60.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for McLean, TX
Most common first names in McLean, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2277.3 years
John1779.5 years
William1675.3 years
Mary1481.4 years
Willie1382.2 years
Charles1275.4 years
George1174.3 years
Joe1073.6 years
Thomas978.4 years
Ruby787.4 years
Most common last names in McLean, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2176.7 years
Bailey1579.5 years
Brown1482.0 years
Jones1481.3 years
Tate1179.4 years
Wilson1184.6 years
Miller1079.2 years
Mcclellan976.0 years
Fish776.4 years
Glass778.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in McLean, TX
  • 71.9%Utility gas
  • 26.5%Electricity
  • 1.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in McLean, TX
  • 56.2%Utility gas
  • 43.8%Electricity


McLean compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are no pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator