Midland, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Midland, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Midland had a population of 3,882 as of July 1, 2017. Midland 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 Midland is located at latitude 35.2451 and longitude -80.5207 in Cabarrus County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Midland (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cabarrus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 502 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Town of Midland are located in Cabarrus County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Mecklenburg County.

The Town of Midland (GNIS ID: 2406159) 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 Midland is located within Township 10, Midland, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cabarrus County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Midland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Midland: Garmon.

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Midland, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,882
Daytime Population: Workers 1,005
Daytime Population: Residents 1,958
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,963
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 3,881
Population in Familes 3,347
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 372
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $54,218
Average Household Income $69,187
Per Capita Income $26,928


Total Housing Units 1,628 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,180 (72.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 325 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 123 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $228,610
Average Home Value $244,501


Total Households 1,505
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 1,116
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.18% 2.49%
Households 3.24% 2.54%
Families 2.93% 2.38%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.97%

Midland, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Midland to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 199 73rd
Population Density # 529 29th
Diversity Index # 579 22nd
Median Household Income # 151 80th
Per Capita Income # 217 71st

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