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Midway, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Midway had a population of 4,707 as of July 1, 2016. Midway ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Midway is located at latitude 35.9751 and longitude -80.2201 in Davidson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Midway (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Davidson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 902 feet.

The Town of Midway (GNIS ID: 2424935) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Midway is located within Township of Midway, a minor civil division (MCD) of Davidson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Midway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Midway: Eller.

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Midway, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,707
Population in Households 4,704
Population in Familes 4,041
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 610
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 1,862
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 1,367
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,007 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,522 (75.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 340 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 145 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $181,034
Average Home Value $205,683


Median Household Income $50,966
Average Household Income $68,014
Per Capita Income $27,066
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.1% 0.2%
Households -0.01% 0.14%
Families -0.32% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   1.84%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Midway, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Midway to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 162 78th
Population Density1 # 401 46th
Diversity Index2 # 557 25th
Median Household Income # 185 75th
Per Capita Income # 186 75th

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