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Midland County
  • County in Texas

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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Housing
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade B+
  5. Diversity
    grade A
  6. Jobs
    grade A
  7. Weather
    grade A
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  11. Commute
    grade B

editorial

Midland County is located in Texas with a population of 169,393. Midland County is one of the best places to live in Texas. In Midland County, most residents own their homes. In Midland County there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Midland County and residents tend to be conservative.

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Population
169,393

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$272,900
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,375
National
$1,268
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    200.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    26.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    42.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    310.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,458
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    158.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    national  11%

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