Midlothian is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 33,532 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Midlothian is the 141st largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Midlothian, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Midlothian, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Midlothian’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Midlothian does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $83,378.00.
Midlothian real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Midlothian house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Midlothian is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Midlothian is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Midlothian who work in office and administrative support (13.97%), sales jobs (11.20%), and management occupations (10.44%).
Also of interest is that Midlothian has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Midlothian is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Midlothian a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Midlothian has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Midlothian’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Midlothian, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.91 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The city of Midlothian is a decent size, but despite this, it doesn't have a viable public transit system that people can use to get to work.
In terms of college education, Midlothian is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.47% of adults in Midlothian have a college degree.
The per capita income in Midlothian in 2018 was $35,684, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $142,736 for a family of four. However, Midlothian contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Midlothian is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Midlothian home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Midlothian residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Midlothian also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.56% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Midlothian include German, Irish, English, French, and European.
The most common language spoken in Midlothian is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.