Midland, Texas

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Population in 2017: 136,089 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +43.3%
 
Males: 69,971  (51.4%)
Females: 66,118  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

32.5 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 79701, 79703, 79705, 79706, 79707, 79765, 79782.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $75,886 (it was $39,320 in 2000)
Midland:

$75,886
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $38,218 (it was $20,884 in 2000)

Midland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $204,100 (it was $71,400 in 2000)
Midland:

$204,100
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $232,651; detached houses: $254,752; townhouses or other attached units: $112,918; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $221,052; mobile homes: $40,961; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $2,654

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,101.

March 2019 cost of living index in Midland: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.1%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.5% for Black residents, 15.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.1% for American Indian residents, 14.6% for other race residents, 11.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Midland, TX (2017)
    • 60,53945.0%White alone
    • 58,81243.7%Hispanic
    • 9,5887.1%Black alone
    • 2,8132.1%Asian alone
    • 1,6421.2%Two or more races
    • 3740.3%American Indian alone
    • 1210.09%Other race alone
    • 510.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 543 registered sex offenders living in Midland, Texas as of September 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Midland is 244 to 1.


Crime rates in Midland by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.0)
5
(4.9)
4
(3.9)
4
(3.8)
3
(2.8)
2
(1.8)
4
(3.5)
4
(3.5)
5
(4.1)
7
(5.5)
7
(5.3)
3
(2.2)
2
(1.4)
5
(3.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
80
(80.2)
58
(56.8)
57
(55.3)
66
(62.8)
51
(47.3)
44
(40.1)
21
(18.5)
21
(18.2)
22
(18.0)
36
(28.3)
46
(34.7)
24
(17.4)
37
(26.6)
60
(42.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
50
(50.2)
76
(74.5)
76
(73.7)
94
(89.5)
85
(78.8)
65
(59.2)
58
(51.1)
52
(45.0)
63
(51.5)
65
(51.0)
61
(46.0)
93
(67.5)
59
(42.5)
59
(42.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
277
(277.8)
234
(229.3)
206
(199.8)
256
(243.7)
287
(265.9)
296
(269.6)
251
(221.2)
321
(277.6)
260
(212.7)
299
(234.8)
305
(230.0)
292
(211.9)
279
(200.8)
279
(199.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
779
(781.4)
861
(843.8)
835
(809.8)
836
(795.8)
909
(842.2)
893
(813.4)
715
(630.0)
559
(483.4)
568
(464.6)
597
(468.8)
656
(494.6)
604
(438.4)
431
(310.2)
378
(269.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,808
(2,817)
2,619
(2,567)
2,630
(2,550)
2,492
(2,372)
2,845
(2,636)
2,558
(2,330)
2,435
(2,146)
2,313
(2,000)
2,459
(2,011)
2,475
(1,944)
2,544
(1,918)
2,563
(1,860)
2,026
(1,458)
2,108
(1,505)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
178
(178.5)
232
(227.4)
208
(201.7)
158
(150.4)
171
(158.4)
148
(134.8)
137
(120.7)
136
(117.6)
164
(134.1)
194
(152.3)
181
(136.5)
185
(134.3)
220
(158.3)
278
(198.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(9.0)
12
(11.8)
9
(8.7)
9
(8.6)
4
(3.7)
13
(11.8)
5
(4.4)
6
(5.2)
1
(0.8)
5
(3.9)
6
(4.5)
11
(8.0)
5
(3.6)
16
(11.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)318.5303.4288.9296.1297.2268.3221.0213.7204.3218.6220.4196.8169.8188.8

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City-data.com crime index in Midland, TX

Crime rate in Midland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 239 (182 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Texas average:

1.54
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Ancestries: American (7.0%), German (4.9%), English (3.6%), Irish (3.5%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2839 feet

Land area: 66.6 square miles.

Population density: 2,043 people per square mile   (low).

Midland, Texas map

15,512 residents are foreign born (9.1% Latin America).

This city:

11.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,672 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,258 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (254.3 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (276.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Midland Rural, TX (2.8 miles ),
Gardendale, TX (4.1 miles ),
Odessa, TX (4.3 miles ),
Stanton, TX (4.5 miles ),
Tarzan-Lenorah, TX (4.9 miles ),
West Odessa, TX (5.0 miles ),
Goldsmith-Penwell, TX (5.2 miles ),
Goldsmith, TX (5.5 miles )

Latitude: 32.01 N, Longitude: 102.10 W

Midland nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): Ostrich Capital of Texas, The Tall City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +10,592 (+7.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 47,417 (72.6%)

Area codes: 432, 915

Distribution of median household income in Midland, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Midland, TX in 2017
Midland satellite photo by USGS

Midland tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 266 buildings, average cost: $106,600
  • 1998: 244 buildings, average cost: $110,800
  • 1999: 127 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 2000: 158 buildings, average cost: $108,700
  • 2001: 154 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2002: 227 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2003: 260 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2004: 289 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2005: 390 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2006: 470 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2007: 514 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2008: 483 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2009: 330 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2010: 394 buildings, average cost: $138,600
  • 2011: 539 buildings, average cost: $179,700
  • 2012: 599 buildings, average cost: $183,100
  • 2013: 732 buildings, average cost: $214,200
  • 2014: 917 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2015: 761 buildings, average cost: $235,100
  • 2016: 632 buildings, average cost: $190,400
  • 2017: 761 buildings, average cost: $209,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Midland, TX residents
Average permit cost in Midland, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Midland, TX
Historical housing units in Midland, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +5,513 (+6.2%).
Most common industries in Midland, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (13.6%)
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (18.3%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Midland, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.7%)
  • Engineers (2.6%)
  • Extraction workers (2.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Extraction workers (4.5%)
  • Engineers (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.0%)

Average climate in Midland, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Midland, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2016 was 60.0. This is better than average.

City:

60.0
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 7.16. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.16
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Midland-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the Midland city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1957, a category F3 tornado 25.6 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Midland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 34% 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 141.0 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 105.2 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 62.9 miles away from Midland center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.8 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 140.2 miles away from Midland center
On 5/23/2004 at 09:22:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 148.7 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 Midland County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 9, Hurricanes: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Midland topographic map

Main business address for: SOUTHWEST OIL & GAS INCOME FUND VII A L P (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), SOUTHWEST ROYALTIES INC INCOME FUND VI (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), SOUTHWEST OIL & GAS INCOME FUND X-B LP (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), CLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY INC /DE (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), SOUTHWEST OIL & GAS INCOME FUND VIII-A L P (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), SOUTHWEST ROYALTIES INSTITUTIONAL INCOME FUND VIII B L P (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), MEXCO ENERGY CORP (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), SOUTHWEST ROYALTIES INSTITUTIONAL INCOME FUND IX-B LP (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS) and 19 other public companies.

Hospitals in Midland:

  • BARNEY GREATHOUSE MEMORIAL HOME (3005 W GOLFCOURSE RD)
  • CAPROCK (208 E DORMAND)
  • DESERT SPRINGS MEDICAL CENTER (provides emergency services, 3300 S FM 1788)
  • LINDORA WAY (2000 LINDORA WAY)
  • MIDLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 400 ROSALIND REDFERN GROVER PARKWAY)
  • ROCK HOUSE MICHIGAN (811 W MICHIGAN)
  • ROCK HOUSE TRAIL (2806 ARROWHEAD TRAILS)
  • SAINT ANDREWS (4512 SAINT ANDREWS)
  • SEMPERCARE HOSPITAL OF MIDLAND (4214 ANDREWS HWY 3RD FLOOR)
  • WEST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER, LLC (provides emergency services, 25 VILLAGE CIRCLE)

Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Midland:

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Amtrak station near Midland:

  • 17 miles: ODESSA (GREYHOUND STA., 2624 E. 8TH ST.) - Bus Station

College/University in Midland:

  • Midland College (Full-time enrollment: 3,650; Location: 3600 N Garfield; Public; Website: www.midland.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Midland:

  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 16 miles; Odessa, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,982)
  • Odessa College (about 20 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Howard College (about 42 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Angelo State University (about 104 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Texas Tech University (about 110 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • South Plains College (about 110 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 111 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)

Biggest public high schools in Midland:

  • MIDLAND H S (Students: 2,165, Location: 906 W ILLINOIS AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • MIDLAND FRESHMAN H S (Students: 710, Location: 100 E GIST AVE, Grades: 9)
  • LEE FRESHMAN H S (Students: 694, Location: 1400 E OAK AVE, Grades: 9)
  • GREENWOOD H S (Students: 515, Location: 2700 FM 1379, Grades: 9-12)
  • VIOLA M COLEMAN H S (Students: 161, Location: 1600 E GOLF COURSE RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • RICHARD MILBURN ACADEMY MIDLAND (Students: 141, Location: 3303 W ILLINOIS 14, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • EARLY COLLEGE H S AT MIDLAND COLLEGE (Students: 116, Location: 3600 N GARFIELD, Grades: 9-12)
  • PREMIER H S OF MIDLAND (Location: 4320 W ILLINOIS AVE, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • LEE H S (Location: 3500 NEELY AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • MIDLAND ALTERNATIVE PROGRAM (Location: 2101 W MISSOURI, Grades: 7-12)

Private high schools in Midland:

  • MIDLAND CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 1,246, Location: 2001 CULVER DR, Grades: PK-12)
  • TRINITY SCHOOL (Students: 530, Location: 3500 W WADLEY AVE, Grades: PK-12)
  • BYNUM SCHOOL (Students: 40, Location: 8404 W CR 60, Grades: PK-9)
  • HILLCREST SCHOOL (Students: 32, Location: 3510 N A ST BLDG C, Grades: 3-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Midland:

Private elementary/middle schools in Midland:

  • ST ANN S SCHOOL (Students: 342, Location: 2000 W TEXAS AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • THE HILLANDER SCHOOL (Students: 278, Location: 1600 W WADLEY AVE, Grades: PK-6)
  • MIDLAND MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 141, Location: 1011 AUSTIN ST, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Midland

Library in Midland:

  • MIDLAND COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,589,307; Location: 301 W MISSOURI AVE; 247,691 books; 9,216 audio materials; 10,838 video materials; 13 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 331 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • MONTESSORI HOUSE (Students: 80; Location: 3311 ANDREWS HWY; Grades: PK - 4) - PLEASE CHANGE To: MIDLAND MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 100; Location: 1011 Austin St; Grades PK - 6th)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Midland: Midland Country Club (A), Ranchland Hills Country Club (B), Airport Windmill (C), Windmill Number Three (D), Windmill Number Four (E), Fred and Juliette Turner House (F), Midland County Courthouse (G), Midland Fire Department Station 6 (H), Midland Fire Department Station 8 (I), Midland Fire Department Station 5 (J), Midland Fire Department Station 9 (K), Midland Fire Department Station 7 (L), Midland Fire Department Station 3 (M), Midland Fire Department Station 4 (N), Midland Fire Department Station 2 (O), Z Taylor Brown-Sarah Dorsey Medallion Home (P), Permian Basin Petroleum Museum (Q), Museum of the Southwest (R), Midland County Historical Museum (S), Midland Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Midland Park Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Midland include: SOUTHWEST OIL & GAS INCOME FUND VII A L P (A), SOUTHWEST ROYALTIES INC INCOME FUND VI (B), SOUTHWEST OIL & GAS INCOME FUND X-B LP (C), CLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY INC /DE (D), SOUTHWEST OIL & GAS INCOME FUND VIII-A L P (E), SOUTHWEST ROYALTIES INSTITUTIONAL INCOME FUND VIII B L P (F), MEXCO ENERGY CORP (G), SOUTHWEST ROYALTIES INSTITUTIONAL INCOME FUND IX-B LP (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Midland include: Saint Paul Church (A), Alamo Heights Church (B), Westside Church of Christ (C), Grace Presbyterian Church (D), Fannin Terrace Baptist Church (E), Cornerstone Christian Fellowship (F), First Baptist Church (G), Trinity Presbyterian Church (H), Saint Luke's United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fairview Cemetery (1), Rest Haven Cemetery (2), Valhalla Mausoleum (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Midland include: Halff Park (1), Haley Park (2), Kiwanis Park (3), Jacotte Park (4), House Park (5), Green Hill Park (6), Halff Park (7), Grafa Park (8), Gowden Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: B-29 Squadron CAF (Museums; 9600 Wright Drive) (1), Planetarium Marian Blakemore (Planetariums; 1705 West Missouri Avenue) (2), Commemorative Air Force - Gift Shop (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 9600 Wright Drive) (3), Allen's Fun Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 418 North Midland Drive) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Inn & Suites - Harrys Bar & Grill (3100 West Wall Street) (1), Bradford Inn (3601 West Wall Street) (2), Budget Inn (3206 W Front St) (3), Best Western Atrium Inn (3904 West Wall Street) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Midland City - Municipal Court- Community Service (300 North Loraine Street) (1), Midland Teen Court (615 West Missouri Avenue) (2), Midland Central Appraisal District (4631 Andrews Highway) (3), Midland City - Municipal Court- Driving School Information (300 North Loraine Street) (4), Midland City - Municipal Court- Parking Tickets (300 North Loraine Street) (5), Midland City - Municipal Court- Administration (406 East Illinois Avenue) (6), Midland City - Municipal Court- Time Pay Information (300 North Loraine Street) (7), Midland City - Municipal Court- City Prosecutors (300 North Loraine Street) (8), Federal Bureau Of Investigation Midland Resident Agency (1004 North Big Spring Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Bessie Love - Film actor, Neil Bush, Woody Harrelson, Bobby Hillin, Jr. - Racing driver, Brett Anderson (baseball) - Baseball player, Brian Presley - Actor, Cedric Benson - 2005 NFL player (Chicago Bears, born: Dec 28, 1982), Houston Bright - Composer, Clayton Zelin - Soccer player, David McKee (ice hockey) - Ice hockey goaltender.

Midland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Midland and their reported violations in the past:

UNCLES 130205 (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-22-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-23-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-14-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
UNCLES 130203 (Population served: 250, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-14-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2009)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2008)
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
KENT KWIK CONVENIENCE STORE 312 (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2014), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-23-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2011)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-22-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2011)
  • 18 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
WHITS GROCERY (Population served: 200, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HOG PIT PUB & GRUB (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
REYNAS MEXICAN RESTAURANT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2014), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-25-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-11-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-01-2014), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-25-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-25-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-17-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-17-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-25-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-14-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-14-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-25-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-25-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-25-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-11-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-04-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-09-2014), St Formal NOV issued (APR-04-2014)
  • 18 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
WESTERN SKIES RV CAMPGROUND (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
WATER TECH (Population served: 25, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Midland that have no violations reported:

  • SAGEBRUSH RV & STORAGE (Population served: 33, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.1%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Midland in 2010:

  • 362 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 333 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 288 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 280 people in college/university student housing
  • 119 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 86 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 49 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 23 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 16 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 11 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Midland in 2000:

  • 718 people in nursing homes
  • 268 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 150 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 86 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 71 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 59 people in other group homes
  • 32 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 21 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 10 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

Banks with most branches in Midland (2011 data):

  • Community National Bank: 8 branches. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $808.7 mil, Deposits: $739.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Midland Bancshares, Inc.
  • Citibank, National Association: 710 North Big Spring Branch, Midland 91, 1100 Andrews Highway Branch, Andrews Highway Drive-In, 2101 West Wadley Avenue #21 Branch, North Big Spring Branch. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Claydesta Branch, Midland Main Mb Branch, Midland Andrews Highway Branch, Midland Northwest Branch, Midland Main Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • West Texas National Bank: Wadley Branch, Rankin Hwy Branch, at #6 Desta Drive, Marienfeld Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $708.6 mil, Deposits: $630.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: First-West Texas Bancshares, Inc.
  • FirstCapital Bank of Texas, National Association: Firstcapital Bank Of Texas, National Association, Midland North Branch, A Street Branch, West Branch. Info updated 2010/07/28: Bank assets: $593.5 mil, Deposits: $539.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancshares Of Texas, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Midland Mb Branch, Midland Branch, Garfield Banking Center Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Western National Bank: Midland Branch, Midland Drive Branch, A & Wadley Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,198.1 mil, Deposits: $1,051.9 mil, headquarters in Odessa, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Wnb Bancshares, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Midland Branch, Courtyard Branch, Drive-In Facility. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Security Bank: Paragon Building Branch at 600 N. Marienfeld 1st Floor, branch established on 2003/04/01; West Wadley Branch at 5312 West Wadley Avenue, branch established on 2001/08/06. Info updated 2011/11/15: Bank assets: $671.3 mil, Deposits: $588.1 mil, headquarters in Odessa, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Security Star Bancshares, Inc.
  • 6 other banks with 9 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Midland:

Marital status in Midland, TX
  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in Midland:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Texas average:

14.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Midland:

(Midland, Texas Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Midland, TX (based on Midland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant48,581108
Catholic30,7004
Mainline Protestant9,88416
Other7,35713
Black Protestant1,4007
None38,950-
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: 10
Midland County:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Midland County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Midland County:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 80
Here:

6.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.4%
State:

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

14.4%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Midland:

46.7%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Midland:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Midland:

10.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Midland:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.3%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

55.3%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Midland:

79.4%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Midland, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 179$1,181,296$79,1930$0
Police Protection - Officers 179$1,164,008$78,0340$0
Other and Unallocable 97$438,864$54,2920$0
Financial Administration 78$370,288$56,9670$0
Police - Other 67$284,332$50,9250$0
Solid Waste Management 61$267,756$52,6730$0
Streets and Highways 57$240,106$50,5490$0
Parks and Recreation 57$196,150$41,2950$0
Sewerage 53$225,738$51,1100$0
Airports 52$322,120$74,3350$0
Other Government Administration 33$183,048$66,5630$0
Judicial and Legal 26$160,374$74,0190$0
Health 20$81,392$48,8350$0
Water Supply 15$55,522$44,4180$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 11$47,492$51,8090$0
Fire - Other 8$44,200$66,3000$0
Totals for Government 993$5,262,686$63,5970$0

Midland government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $9,842,000 ($72.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,082,000 ($66.74)
    Air Transportation: $6,050,000 ($44.46)
    Sewerage: $2,793,000 ($20.52)
    General - Other: $649,000 ($4.77)
    Housing and Community Development: $391,000 ($2.87)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $25,510,000 ($187.45)
    Water Utilities: $24,140,000 ($177.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,372,000 ($171.74)
    General - Other: $12,308,000 ($90.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,343,000 ($83.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,124,000 ($74.39)
    Sewerage: $7,793,000 ($57.26)
    Regular Highways: $7,016,000 ($51.55)
    Financial Administration: $6,830,000 ($50.19)
    Health - Other: $4,911,000 ($36.09)
    Air Transportation: $4,563,000 ($33.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,104,000 ($22.81)
    Central Staff Services: $2,531,000 ($18.60)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,040,000 ($14.99)
    General Public Buildings: $1,313,000 ($9.65)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,018,000 ($7.48)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $20,051,000 ($147.34)
    Corporate Bonds: $12,587,000 ($92.49)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $6,701,000 ($49.24)
    Benefit Payments: $6,685,000 ($49.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,415,000 ($17.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $154,000 ($1.13)
    General - Other: $92,000 ($0.68)
    Health - Other: $43,000 ($0.32)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $52,472,000 ($385.57)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,327,000 ($17.10)

Midland government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $12,938,000 ($95.07)
    Sewerage: $11,307,000 ($83.09)
    Air Transportation: $9,783,000 ($71.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,756,000 ($27.60)
    Other: $2,888,000 ($21.22)
    Housing and Community Development: $183,000 ($1.34)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $2,258,000 ($16.59)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $16,000 ($0.12)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $5,950,000 ($43.72)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,092,000 ($8.02)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,703,000 ($71.30)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,598,000 ($26.44)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,531,000 ($11.25)
    Donations From Private Sources: $400,000 ($2.94)
    Rents: $359,000 ($2.64)
    Special Assessments: $120,000 ($0.88)
    Royalties: $53,000 ($0.39)
    Sale of Property: $2,000 ($0.01)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $31,066,000 ($228.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,368,000 ($17.40)
    General Local Government Support: $527,000 ($3.87)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $62,856,000 ($461.87)
    Property: $40,528,000 ($297.81)
    Public Utilities Sales: $13,242,000 ($97.30)
    Other Selective Sales: $5,441,000 ($39.98)
    Other License: $3,358,000 ($24.68)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $385,000 ($2.83)
    Amusements Sales: $130,000 ($0.96)

Midland government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $108,895,000 ($800.17)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $93,600,000 ($687.79)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,295,000 ($112.39)

Midland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,109,000 ($316.77)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $19,701,000 ($144.77)
    Total Federal Securities: $1,100,000 ($8.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $232,450,000 ($1708.07)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,818,000 ($64.80)

9.24% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.24%
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  1.83% ($67,492 average AGI)
from El Paso County, TX  0.50% ($42,871)
from Harris County, TX  0.33% ($110,271)


10.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,874 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.02%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Midland County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ector County, TX  1.16% ($57,104 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.46% ($60,511)
to Harris County, TX  0.43% ($91,702)
Businesses in Midland, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven19Justice1
AMF Bowling1KFC2
AT&T2Kohl's1
Abercrombie & Fitch1La Quinta2
Academy Sports + Outdoors1La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware1Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts2Lane Furniture4
Aeropostale1Little Caesars Pizza2
Albertsons3Long John Silver's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Arby's1Marriott2
Ashley Furniture1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone3Maurices1
BMW1Mazda1
Barnes & Noble1McDonald's3
Baskin-Robbins1Men's Wearhouse1
Bath & Body Works1Motherhood Maternity1
Baymont Inn1New Balance1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike5
Blockbuster2Nissan1
Budget Car Rental1Office Depot1
Burger King3Old Navy1
CVS1Olive Garden1
Casual Male XL1On The Border1
Catherines1Outback1
Charlotte Russe1Outback Steakhouse1
Chevrolet1Pac Sun1
Chick-Fil-A2Papa John's Pizza1
Chico's1Payless2
Chuck E. Cheese's1PetSmart1
Church's Chicken2Pier 1 Imports1
Cinnabon 1Pizza Hut4
Comfort Inn1Popeyes1
Comfort Suites1Quiznos1
Cracker Barrel1RadioShack2
Curves1SAS Shoes1
Dairy Queen3SONIC Drive-In4
Days Inn1Sam's Club1
Dennys1Sears2
Discount Tire2Shoe Carnival1
Domino's Pizza4Sprint Nextel3
FedEx32Staples1
Finish Line1Starbucks2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Studio 61
Foot Locker1Subaru1
Ford1Subway12
GNC1Super 81
GameStop3T-Mobile4
Goodwill1Taco Bell2
Gymboree1Talbots1
H&R Block3Target1
Hilton2Toyota1
Hobby Lobby1Toys"R"Us1
Holiday Inn1Travelodge1
Hollister Co.1U-Haul6
Home Depot1UPS33
Honda1Vans4
Hot Topic1Verizon Wireless2
IHOP2Victoria's Secret1
JCPenney1Walgreens4
Jack In The Box2Walmart2
JoS. A. Bank1Wendy's2
Jones New York1Wet Seal1
Journeys1YMCA2

Strongest AM radio stations in Midland:

  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWEL (1070 AM; daytime; 3 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: FAUSTINO QUIROZ)
  • KMND (1510 AM; daytime; 2 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KJBC (1150 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: LA PROMESA FOUNDATION)
  • KOZA (1230 AM; 1 kW; ODESSA, TX; Owner: MESA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KFLB (920 AM; 1 kW; ODESSA, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • KRIL (1410 AM; 1 kW; ODESSA, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KLBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: SANDSHILLS COMMUNICATION, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXOI (810 AM; 1 kW; CRANE, TX; Owner: HISPANIC OUTREACH MINISTRIES, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Midland:

  • K208CF (89.5 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQRX (95.1 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: ENCORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KBAT (93.3 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNFM (92.3 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCRS-FM (103.3 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCHX (106.7 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQLM (107.9 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: STELLAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • KODM (97.9 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KHKX (99.1 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ENCORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KMCM (96.9 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ENCORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KFLB-FM (90.5 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMRK-FM (96.1 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K254AQ (98.7 FM; GARDENDALE, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKJW (105.9 FM; STANTON, TX; Owner: UNIQUE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KTXC (104.7 FM; LAMESA, TX; Owner: MIDESSA BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFZX (102.1 FM; GARDENDALE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBMM (89.5 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KLVW (88.7 FM; WEST ODESSA, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGEE (99.9 FM; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOCV (91.3 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ODESSA JR. COLLEGE DISTRICT)

TV broadcast stations around Midland:

  • KTLD-LP (Channel 49; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ADELANTE TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMID (Channel 2; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF MIDLAND-ODESSA, L.L.C.)
  • KPEJ (Channel 24; ODESSA, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPXK (Channel 30; ODESSA, TX; Owner: WINSTAR ODESSA, INC)
  • K40FJ (Channel 40; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KMLM (Channel 42; ODESSA, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUPB (Channel 18; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOSA-TV (Channel 7; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ICA BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KWES-TV (Channel 9; ODESSA, TX; Owner: MIDESSA TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KOCV-TV (Channel 36; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ODESSA JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KTLE-LP (Channel 60; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ADELANTE TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Midland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 127Number of bridges
  • 1,955ft / 596mTotal length
  • $752,000Total costs
  • 1,640,335Total average daily traffic
  • 204,178Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,777,609Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Midland, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 101950-1959
  • 351960-1969
  • 141970-1979
  • 201980-1989
  • 361990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 82010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Midland, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Midland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 1,094 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Midland, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 106 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 414 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 560 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Midland)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Midland)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 401 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 22 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED853$147,998619$161,6151,201$150,289157$48,3063$2,459,333147$96,91716$52,225
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED34$122,28833$120,89391$161,39823$31,6060$015$91,91711$49,254
APPLICATIONS DENIED45$128,95085$97,478401$127,037195$36,8960$035$71,76830$49,571
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN36$149,50131$144,352239$137,32164$60,4810$016$77,9612$43,735
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$134,5874$73,19358$119,9718$52,0190$02$65,5001$42,000

Detailed mortgage data for all 24 tracts in Midland, TX

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 21 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED122$197,98840$214,8722$116,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED37$145,16411$216,0411$101,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$151,8727$194,8373$159,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$195,8202$207,9502$216,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$62,0000$01$62,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Midland, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Midland, TX - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 346. The highest number of fires - 589 took place in 2008, and the least - 74 in 2010. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Midland, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (56.4%), and Structure Fires (28.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Midland, TX
    • 2,93056.4%Outside Fires
    • 1,48228.5%Structure Fires
    • 75314.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 280.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Midland, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Midland, Texas:

  • Plaza Inn, 4108 N Big Spg, Midland, Texas 79705 , Phone: (432) 686-8733, Fax: (432) 685-0530
  • Midland Hilton And Towers, 117 W Wall St, Midland, Texas 79701 , Phone: (432) 683-6131, Fax: (432) 683-0958
  • Grand Texas Hotel & Conference Center, 4300 W Wall St, Midland, Texas 79703 , Phone: (432) 697-3181, Fax: (432) 694-7754
  • La Quinta Inn Midland, 4130 W Wall Ave, Midland, Texas 79703 , Phone: (432) 697-9400, Fax: (432) 689-0617
  • Wyndham Garden Hotel, 3100 W Wall St, Midland, Texas 79701 , Phone: (432) 699-4144, Fax: (432) 699-7639
  • Comfort Suites, 4706 N Garfield, Midland, Texas 79705 , Phone: (432) 620-9191, Fax: (432) 620-9292
  • Travelodge-midland, 2500 Commerce Dr, Midland, Texas 79703 , Phone: (432) 694-1300
  • Midland Comfort Inn, 902 Ih-20 W, Midland, Texas 79701 , Phone: (432) 683-1111, Fax: (432) 683-1122
  • 25 other hotels and motels
All 33 fire-safe hotels and motels in Midland, Texas
Most common first names in Midland, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James44572.3 years
John43375.1 years
Mary42779.0 years
William40172.6 years
Robert29470.7 years
Charles21470.6 years
George20674.1 years
Dorothy17174.9 years
Ruth15879.7 years
Joe13469.5 years
Most common last names in Midland, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith24375.9 years
Johnson17973.7 years
Jones16673.6 years
Williams14574.3 years
Brown14074.5 years
Davis11875.4 years
Wilson10273.3 years
Moore9973.1 years
Taylor9173.1 years
Jackson8870.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Midland, TX
  • 65.0%Utility gas
  • 32.8%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Midland, TX
  • 77.4%Electricity
  • 21.7%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used


Midland compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Midland on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest increase in household income from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest increase in house/condo value from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest racial income disparity between any two races with at least 2,000 householders"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: legal occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentages of current college students (population 100,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest house values disparities (population 50,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: life, physical, and social science occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between daily high and daily low temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #90 (79701) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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