Midland, North Carolina Population 2020

3,876

Midland is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 3,876, it is the 178th largest city in North Carolina and the 5491st largest city in the United States. Midland is currently growing at a rate of 2.43% annually and its population has increased by 26.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,073 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Midland has a population density of 367 people per square mile.

The average household income in Midland is $71,226 with a poverty rate of 10.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $869 per month, and the median house value is $192,400. The median age in Midland is 39 years, 40.3 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.3 males.

Midland Demographics

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

  • White: 81.14%
  • Black or African American: 10.72%
  • Two or more races: 5.06%
  • Other race: 3.09%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Midland, North Carolina is 3,876, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,692.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,073.

Midland, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,83981.14%
Black or African American37510.72%
Two or More Races1775.06%
Some Other Race1083.09%

Midland Population Pyramid 2020

Midland Median Age

39


Total

40.3


Male

36.9


Female

Midland Adults

There are 2,721 adults, (527 of whom are seniors) in Midland.

Midland Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Midland Sex Ratio

Female

1,680

48.01%

Male

1,819

51.99%

Midland Households and Families

Midland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Midland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family90.2%9.8%
Married85.4%14.6%
All82%18%
Male53.7%46.3%
Female47.7%52.3%

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2052.982
Married7673.2385.4
Non Family2861.2690.2
Female1114.2547.7
Male414.5953.7

3.33

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

9.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Midland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade451.87%
9th to 12th Grade24410.12%
High School Graduate76531.73%
Some College56623.48%
Associates Degree2028.38%
Bachelors Degree43618.08%
Graduate Degree1536.35%

Midland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9951,825589
Black266210
Hispanic8219
Other Race8219
Multiple Races6868

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,298$37,326$35,417
Less Than High School$29,333$29,667$
High School Grad$28,456$36,912$13,125
Some College$56,080$58,973$40,144
Bachelors Degree$31,875$16,646$
Graduate Degree$54,375$53,750$

$36,298

Average Earnings

$37,326

Average Male

$35,417

Average Female

Midland Language

Midland Language by Age

Midland Language

91.96% of Midland residents speak only English, while 8.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.06% of the population.

Midland Poverty

Midland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,82732611.53%
Black3753910.40%

10.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.49%

Male Poverty Rate

9.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Midland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Midland is White, with 11.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Midland is Black, with 10.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.46%.

Name Poverty
Some College18.23%
High School13.46%
Less Than High School4.15%
Bachelors or Greater2.04%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.87%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Midland Income

Midland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,325$71,226
Families$83,015$78,345
Married Families$87,574-
Non Families-$43,958

Midland Marital Status

Midland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

61.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Midland Married by Age and Sex

Midland Marriage

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

Midland Marital Status by Race

Midland Veterans

211

Number of Veterans

211

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam120
Korea28
First Gulf War24
Second Gulf War24
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7471
55 to 6461
75+42
35 to 5437
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1888.69%
Black237.12%

$Midland Veterans by Education

10.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Midland Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Midland Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

61.59%

Born in North Carolina

91.68%

Native Born

8.32%

Foreign Born

2.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.68% of Midland residents were born in the United States, with 61.59% having been born in North Carolina. 2.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,876922.43%
20193,784922.49%
20183,692812.24%
20173,611922.61%
20163,5191273.74%
20153,392802.42%
20143,312782.41%
20133,234511.60%
20123,183551.76%
20113,128451.46%
20103,0830.00%