Midland County, Texas Population 2018

Midland County, Texas's estimated population is 165,049 with a growth rate of 5.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Midland County, Texas is the 27th largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017165,0499,2325.92%
2016155,817-7,656-4.68%
2016163,4731,4610.90%
2015162,0125,4483.48%
2014156,5644,2452.79%
2013152,3195,0493.43%
2012147,2707,0985.06%
2011140,1723,1932.33%
2010136,97930,36828.48%
1990106,61123,97529.01%
198082,63617,20326.29%
197065,433-2,284-3.37%
196067,71741,932162.62%
195025,78514,064119.99%
194011,7213,71646.42%
19308,0055,556226.87%
19202,449-1,015-29.30%
19103,4641,72398.97%
19001,74170868.54%
18901,0330.00%

Midland County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White128,996
Some Other Race10,016
Black or African American9,717
Two or More Races3,616
Asian2,775
American Indian and Alaska Native642
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander55

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Midland County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Midland County, Texas Median Age

31.9


Total

30.9


Male

32.7


Female

Midland County, Texas Adults

There are 112,500 adults, (15,738 of which are seniors) in Midland County, Texas.

Midland County, Texas Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

16.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Midland County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

77,894

49.99%

Male

77,923

50.01%

Midland County, Texas Households and Families

Midland County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Midland County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All66.5%33.5%
Male51.3%48.7%
Female51.2%48.8%
Non Family47.4%52.6%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Midland County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All53,9602.8566.5
Married27,8413.4783
Non Family16,1381.3147.4
Female6,8223.5351.2
Male3,1593.7851.3

3.41

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Midland County, Texas Households

Midland County, Texas Education

Midland County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,8587.09%
9th to 12th Grade9,1609.47%
High School Graduate23,70024.49%
Some College24,67825.50%
Associates Degree6,9967.23%
Bachelors Degree18,15218.76%
Graduate Degree7,2307.47%

Midland County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White53,44250,38319,891
Hispanic34,77723,0273,517
Other Race6,2594,127541
Black5,9504,948861
Asian1,7211,504832
Multiple Races1,2721,094329
Native American397365164
Islander1710

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.28%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 48.34%.

Midland County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,882$58,866$31,599
Less Than High School$28,174$37,801$18,989
High School Grad$35,600$48,897$23,033
Some College$43,582$61,192$31,839
Bachelors Degree$56,643$79,291$47,137
Graduate Degree$72,931$92,266$59,085

$44,882

Average Earnings

$58,866

Average Male

$31,599

Average Female

Midland County, Texas Language

Midland County, Texas Language by Age

Midland County, Texas Language

67.83% of Midland County, Texas residents speak only English, while 32.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 29.43% of the population.

Midland County, Texas Poverty

Midland County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic65,2187,36911.30%
White74,6633,4864.67%
Other9,9091,42214.35%
Black9,40497410.36%
Multiple3,50336310.36%
Asian2,7562017.29%
Native6268012.78%

7.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.25%

Male Poverty Rate

9.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Midland County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Midland County, Texas is Other, with 14.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Midland County, Texas is White, with 4.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.57%.

Midland County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.18%
High School6.89%
Some College4.78%
Bachelors or Greater3.11%

Midland County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.16%
Male Unemployed29.89%
Female Employed4.85%
Male Employed2.89%

Midland County, Texas Income

Midland County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,424$103,206
Families$85,709$117,652
Married Families$102,163$139,333
Non Families$42,475$61,535

Midland County, Texas Marital Status

Midland County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Midland County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Midland County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Midland County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Midland County, Texas Veterans

Midland County, Texas Veterans by War

7,782

Number of Veterans

7,330

Male Veterans

452

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,604
First Gulf War1,620
Second Gulf War1,223
Korea546
World War II386

Midland County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,148
65 to 741,635
55 to 641,620
75+1,444
18 to 34935

Midland County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,5827.03%
Hispanic1,3993.27%
Black72110.32%
Other2723.64%
2 or More1618.79%
Asian291.49%
Indian173.36%

Midland County, Texas Veterans by Education

3.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Midland County, Texas Employment Status

Midland County, Texas Employment by Age

70.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Midland County, Texas Employment by Race

Midland County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Midland County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Midland 1111961346102341421.06%
Odessa 998761178711799518.02%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990