Midland County TX Information


Midland County Subdivisions

Midland County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 166,146
Daytime Population: Workers 75,375
Daytime Population: Residents 98,483
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 173,858
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 164,499
Population in Familes 139,010
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,647
Population Density2 185
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $60,846
Average Household Income $90,549
Per Capita Income $33,928


Total Housing Units 64,617 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40,670 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,851 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,096 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $176,969
Average Home Value $230,854


Total Households 61,521
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 43,173
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.71% 2.06%
Households 2.66% 2.03%
Families 2.59% 1.97%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.27%


Midland County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Midland County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 26 90th
Population Density # 31 88th
Diversity Index # 30 89th
Median Household Income # 24 91st
Per Capita Income # 18 93rd

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