Midland, TX Population

Population: 94,996. Estimated population in July 2020: 99,227 (+4.5% change)
Males: 45,575 (48.0%), Females: 49,421 (52.0%)

Midland County

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

Median resident age: 34.1 years
Median household income: $39,320
Median house value: $72,500

Races in Midland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (60.6%)
  • Hispanic (29.0%)
  • Other race (12.5%)
  • Black (8.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (10.3%), English (8.7%), United States (7.8%), Irish (7.5%), French (2.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Elevation: 2839 feet

Land area: 66.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Midland

  • High school or higher: 80.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 27.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Midland city

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

7.6% Foreign born (6.1% Latin America, 0.9% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +5,513 (+6.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Midland:

  • DESERT SPRINGS MEDICAL CENTER (3300 S FM 1788)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP OF MIDLAND/ODES (1800 HERITAGE BLVD)
  • HEART PLACE HOSPITAL (25 VILLAGE CIRCLE)
  • MIDLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (2200 WEST ILLINOIS AVE)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Midland:

  • MIDLAND INTERNATIONAL (about 9 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Abbreviation: MAF)
  • LEA COUNTY RGNL (about 91 miles; HOBBS, NM; Abbreviation: HOB)
  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 115 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Midland:

  • MIDLAND AIRPARK (about 2 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Abbreviation: MDD)
  • SKYWEST INC (about 11 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Abbreviation: 7T7)
  • ODESSA-SCHLEMEYER FIELD (about 21 miles; ODESSA, TX; Abbreviation: ODO)
Amtrak station near Midland:

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

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Midland:

  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 2,800; Location: 3600 N GARFIELD; Public; Website: www.midland.cc.tx.us)
  • INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SCHOOL (Full-time enrollment: 448; Location: 3305 ANDREWS HWY; Private, for-profit; Website: www.ibclubbock.com)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Midland:

  • ODESSA COLLEGE (about 27 miles; ODESSA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,555)
  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 107 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,477)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 112 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 113 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 153 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • SUL ROSS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 156 miles; ALPINE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,076)
  • HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY (about 167 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,026)

Schools

Public high schools in Midland:

  • LEE H S (Students: 2,224; Location: 3500 NEELY AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MIDLAND H S (Students: 2,053; Location: 906 W ILLINOIS AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • GREENWOOD H S (Students: 510; Location: 2700 F M 1379; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • RICHARD MILBURN ACADEMY – MIDLAND (Students: 176; Location: 2525 N GRANDVIEW STE 600; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MIDLAND EXCEL CAMPUS (Students: 105; Location: 906 W ILLINOIS AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high schools in Midland:

  • MIDLAND CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 1,126; Location: 2001 CULVER ST; Grades: PK – 12)
  • TRINITY SCHOOL (Students: 566; Location: 3500 W WADLEY AVE; Grades: PK – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Midland:

  • ALAMO JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 877; Location: 3800 W STOREY AVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • GODDARD JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 858; Location: 2500 HAYNES AVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • ABELL JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 836; Location: 3201 HERITAGE BLVD; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • LEE FRESHMAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 823; Location: 1400 E OAK AVE; Grades: 09 – 09)
  • MIDLAND FRESHMAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 822; Location: 100 E GIST AVE; Grades: 09 – 10)
  • SAN JACINTO JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 751; Location: 1400 N N ST; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • TRAVIS ELEMENTARY (Students: 606; Location: 900 E GIST AVE; Grades: KG – 06)
  • BONHAM ELEMENTARY (Students: 589; Location: 909 BONHAM ST; Grades: PK – 06)
  • BUSH ELEMENTARY (Students: 574; Location: 5001 PRESTON DR; Grades: PK – 06)
  • GREATHOUSE ELEMENTARY (Students: 564; Location: 5107 GREATHOUSE AVE; Grades: PK – 06)
Private primary/middle schools in Midland:

  • ST. ANN’S SCHOOL (Students: 388; Location: 2000 WEST TEXAS AVENUE; Grades: PK – 7)
  • THE HILLANDER SCHOOL (Students: 302; Location: 1600 WEST WADLEY; Grades: PK – 6)
  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 101; Location: P.O. BOX 4161; Grades: PK – 9)
  • FIRST BAPTIST CHILD DEVELOPMEN (Students: 96; Location: 2104 W LOUISIANA; Grades: PK – 1)
  • MONTESSORI HOUSE (Students: 80; Location: 3311 ANDREWS HWY; Grades: PK – 4)
  • MIDLAND BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 39; Location: 3001 NORTH A; Grades: PK – 10)
  • HILLCREST SCHOOL (Students: 36; Location: 2101 W. WALL; Grades: KG – 9)
  • BYNUM SCHOOL (Students: 24; Location: P O BOX 5788; Grades: UG – UG)
  • MIDLAND ODESSA SDA SCHOOL (Students: 11; Location: 3112 W. TRAVISS; Grades: 1 – 8)

Libraries

Library in Midland:

  • MIDLAND COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,216,622; Location: 301 W MISSOURI AVE; 235,411 books; 7,298 audio materials; 6,914 video materials; 419 serial subscriptions)

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