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Welcome to Midland ...

Midland is located in Washington County.

The location of Midland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Midland refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Midlander<2>

Midland is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Midland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Midland ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Midland and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Baldwin   [Map]   19,610   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bethel Park   [Map]   32,404   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brentwood   [Map]   9,398   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dormont   [Map]   8,377   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jefferson Hills   [Map]   11,226   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Munhall   [Map]   11,158   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Midland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Midland: This one is located in Washington County and the other is located in Beaver County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, 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, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Midland. If available, we provide a satellite 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. 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.

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

Websites for Midland ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.washcochamber.com/

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.

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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Midland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Midland.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Midland refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Midland may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Midland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Midland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2590, Longitude: -80.2181     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Midland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Midland.

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