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Welcome to Midland ...
When the people of Midland refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Midlander<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Midland has a population of 41,824 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Midland.
Midland is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Midland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Midland is located in the (989) area code.
The ZIP codes for Midland: 48640-48642, 48667, 48670, 48674, 48686<5>
Websites for Midland ...
Official Website: www.midland-mi.org/
Chamber of Commerce: www.macc.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Midland had an population of 41,824 people. This is a decrease of 0.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.33% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Midland had a population of 41,863 people (or 50.06% of the total population of Midland County). This makes Midland the county's most populous community.
The population of Midland represents 0.42% of the population of Michigan (which has 9,883,640 people), making it the state's 29th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 41,863 people, the population of Midland has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 41,685 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Midland.
Communities Also Named Midland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 38 communities that are also named Midland - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Midland.
Communities near Midland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Midland.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Midland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Midland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Midland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Midland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Midland. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Midland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Midland ...
Looking for more information about Midland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Midland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Midland.
Adding Midland to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Midland in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Midland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Midland on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Midland: www.midland-mi.org/
The official website for Midland County: www.co.midland.mi.us/
The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Aug 2022