Midwest City is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 57,249 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Midwest City is the eighth largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities, Midwest City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Midwest City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Midwest City is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Midwest City who work in office and administrative support (18.35%), sales jobs (10.05%), and management occupations (7.08%).
Also of interest is that Midwest City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of adults in Midwest City who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.40% of the adults in Midwest City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Midwest City in 2010 was $23,073, which is upper middle income relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,292 for a family of four. However, Midwest City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Midwest City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Midwest City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Midwest City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Midwest City include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Midwest City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.