Midland, North Carolina Population 2024

5,091

Midland is a city located in Cabarrus County and Mecklenburg County North Carolina. Midland has a 2024 population of 5,091. Midland is currently growing at a rate of 1.74% annually and its population has increased by 7.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,734 in 2020.

The average household income in Midland is $105,363 with a poverty rate of 2.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Midland is 38 years, 38.4 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Midland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Midland was:

  • White: 86.31%
  • Black or African American: 8.36%
  • Two or more races: 3.55%
  • Other race: 1.78%
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
10.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
482.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
7.54% (357)
The current population of Midland, North Carolina is 5,091 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,734.

Midland, North Carolina Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White4,03586.31%
Black or African American3918.36%
Two or more races1663.55%
Other race831.78%
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Midland Population by Race

Midland Population Pyramid 2024

Midland Median Age

38

Total

38.4

Male

36.5

Female

Midland Adults

There are 3,508 adults, (426 of whom are seniors) in Midland.

Midland Age Dependency

51.7

Age Dependency Ratio

13.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Midland Sex Ratio

Female2,37150.72%
Male2,30449.28%

Midland Population by Age

Midland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,5143.0986.113.9
Married1,0713.5493.46.6
Non Family2941.2670.729.3
Female963.0843.856.3
Male534.231000
showing: 5 rows

3.51

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

86.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Midland Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Midland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Midland Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 31.6%.

Midland Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$48,201

Average Earnings

$65,483

Average Male

$38,409

Average Female

Midland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Midland Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Midland Language

90.39% of Midland residents speak only English, while 9.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.21% of the population.

Midland Language

Midland Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,6651393.79%
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2.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.22%

Male Poverty Rate

4.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Midland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Midland is White, with 3.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Midland is White, with 3.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.3%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.27%.

Midland Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School4.08%
Some College1.59%
Less Than 9th Grade
Bachelors or Greater
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Midland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed1.97%
Male Unemployed
Female Employed4.68%
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Midland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Midland Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Midland Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

62.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Midland Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Midland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Midland Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Midland Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

165

Number of Veterans

134

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

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Midland Veterans by War

count

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Midland Veterans by Age

count

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Midland Veterans by Race

Midland Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Midland Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.3%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Midland Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Midland Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Midland Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

53.63%

Born in Midland

94.74%

Native Born

5.26%

Foreign Born

3.44%

Non Citizen

1.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.74% of Midland residents were born in the United States, with 53.63% having been born in North Carolina. 3.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Midland Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20295,526871.6%
20285,439871.63%
20275,352871.65%
20265,265871.68%
20255,178871.71%
20245,091871.74%
20235,004871.77%
20224,917871.8%
20214,830962.03%
20204,73494524.94%
20193,789912.46%
20183,698792.18%
20173,619932.64%
20163,5261283.77%
20153,398842.53%
20143,314782.41%
20133,236521.63%
20123,184551.76%
20113,129451.46%
20103,084
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Midland Population by Year