Midland County, Texas Population 2018

Midland County, Texas's estimated population is 165,049 with a growth rate of 0.96% 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
2017159,883-5,166-3.13%
2017165,0491,5760.96%
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
White132,316
Some Other Race10,209
Black or African American9,948
Two or More Races3,490
Asian3,102
American Indian and Alaska Native744
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander74

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Midland County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Midland County, Texas Median Age

31.8


Total

30.8


Male

32.8


Female

Midland County, Texas Adults

There are 115,230 adults, (16,386 of whom are seniors) in Midland County, Texas.

Midland County, Texas Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Midland County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

79,545

49.75%

Male

80,338

50.25%

Midland County, Texas Households and Families

Midland County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Midland County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All66.8%33.2%
Male53.3%46.7%
Female48.6%51.4%
Non Family48.5%51.5%

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Midland County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All55,0452.8766.8
Married28,5613.4783.2
Non Family16,6741.348.5
Female7,0143.7648.6
Male2,7963.8253.3

3.45

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade6,7556.78%
9th to 12th Grade9,4719.51%
High School Graduate25,41625.51%
Some College24,05024.14%
Associates Degree7,2147.24%
Bachelors Degree19,39419.46%
Graduate Degree7,3397.37%

Midland County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White53,62650,86520,758
Hispanic36,93324,8394,046
Other Race6,3124,302628
Black6,2735,234889
Asian1,8331,502826
Multiple Races1,3671,194291
Native American495458171
Islander2013

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 45.06%.

Midland County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,354$61,480$32,116
Less Than High School$29,074$41,300$17,423
High School Grad$38,383$51,625$24,513
Some College$45,212$61,775$32,068
Bachelors Degree$60,115$83,644$48,488
Graduate Degree$77,971$101,000$65,180

$47,354

Average Earnings

$61,480

Average Male

$32,116

Average Female

Midland County, Texas Language

Midland County, Texas Language by Age

Midland County, Texas Language

66.87% of Midland County, Texas residents speak only English, while 33.13% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.40% of the population.

Midland County, Texas Poverty

Midland County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic68,5029,06513.23%
White74,6743,3934.54%
Other10,1041,57715.61%
Black9,6431,02910.67%
Multiple3,37935210.42%
Asian3,0791143.70%
Native727202.75%

8.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.04%

Male Poverty Rate

10.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Midland County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Midland County, Texas is Other, with 15.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Midland County, Texas is Native, with 2.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.82%.

Midland County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.98%
High School7.46%
Some College4.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.99%

Midland County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.75%
Female Unemployed22.15%
Female Employed5.27%
Male Employed2.94%

Midland County, Texas Income

Midland County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,815$107,915
Families$89,196$121,332
Married Families$104,922$143,133
Non Families$46,096$69,160

Midland County, Texas Marital Status

Midland County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Midland County, Texas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Midland County, Texas Veterans

Midland County, Texas Veterans by War

7,369

Number of Veterans

6,863

Male Veterans

506

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,340
First Gulf War1,593
Second Gulf War1,232
Korea433
World War II310

Midland County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,116
65 to 741,572
75+1,456
55 to 641,429
18 to 34796

Midland County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,2236.50%
Hispanic1,4643.25%
Black7019.64%
Other2653.56%
2 or More1106.24%
Indian7010.23%

Midland County, Texas Veterans by Education

3.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Midland County, Texas Employment Status

Midland County, Texas Employment by Age

70.1%

Labor Force Participation

67.5%

Employment Rate

3.5%

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