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Midlothian, VA
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Midlothian profile


Living in Midlothian



Midlothian is a medium-sized town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 18,320 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Midlothian is the 51st largest community in Virginia. 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 $96,981.00.

Midlothian home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Midlothian real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

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.

A relatively large number of people in Midlothian telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 13.61% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Midlothian is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Midlothian really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Midlothian perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Midlothian is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Midlothian, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Midlothian is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.54% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Midlothian in 2018 was $45,212, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $180,848 for a family of four.

Midlothian is a very ethnically-diverse town. 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. Important ancestries of people in Midlothian include English, Irish, German, Italian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Midlothian is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.