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Midland City, Alabama

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Welcome to Midland City ...

The town of Midland City is located in Dale County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Midland City has a population of 2,362 people<1> (see below for details).

Midland City is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Midland City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Midland City (for example, toward Blakely (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Midland City is located in the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Midland City: 36350<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Midland City had a population of 2,344 people. This makes Midland City the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Midland City represents 0.05% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 161st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,344 people, the population of Midland City increased 37.64% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,703 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Midland City had an population of 2,362 people. This is an increase of 0.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 38.7% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Midland City.

Communities near Midland City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Midland City and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Ashford   [Map]   2,144   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   2,040   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,122   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dothan   [Map]   68,202   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hartford   [Map]   2,592   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,683   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Midland City.

Communities Also Named Midland City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Midland City - they are located in Arizona, Illinois and Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Midland City.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Midland City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Midland City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Midland City. Our list includes 5 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Midland City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Midland City ...

Looking for more information about Midland City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Midland City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Midland City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Midland City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Dale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Midland City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Midland City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Midland City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Midland City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Midland City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Midland City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Midland City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Midland City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Midland City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Midland City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3156, Longitude: -85.4936     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Midland City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Midland City.


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