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Midland, TX Community Profile

Population year total change

199089,443
200094,996+ 6.2%
2010111,147+ 17.0%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Distance to Major Cities

(Highway Miles)

Lubbock, Texas119
Abilene, Texas148
Amarillo, Texas238
Wichita Falls, Texas288
San Antonio, Texas329
Dallas, Texas330
Austin, Texas336
Santa Fe, N.M410
Albuquerque, N.M417
Oklahoma City, Okla424
Houston, Texas496

Source: Rand McNally

Household Income

median mean

City of Midland$52,054$77,856
Midland County$52,611$77,289
Texas$48,199$67,236
United States$51,425$70,096

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2005–2009 American Community Survey

Climate

Days above 32°F61.8%
Average yearly days with more than 1 inch of snowfall2
Average yearly days without precipitation355
Average yearly rainfall14.8 inches
Average coolest monthJanuary
Average warmest monthJuly
Average wettest monthSeptember
Highest recorded temperature116°F (1994)
Lowest recorded temperature–12°F (1962)

Cost of Living

Composite91.1
Groceries92.6
Housing91.7
Utilities91.4
Transportation111.2
Health care99.6
Miscellaneous82.7

U.S. average for all indices is 100.0.
Source: ACCRA Cost of Living Index, 2Q2011

Taxation

Property, 2011
per $100 assessed value

Midland, County$0.211805
Midland, City$0.47285
Midland ISD$1.14505
Special Districts (hospitals, colleges, etc.)$0.60023
TOTAL$2.42994

Source: Midland Central Appraisal District

Sales, 2011

City1.5%
County0.5%
State6.25%
TOTAL8.25%

Source: Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

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