Midland Area

Business Climate

  • Major Business Clusters: Energy, Manufacturing, Transportation and Distribution

  • Major Employers: Anthem Oil & Gas, Apache Corp., Baker Hughes Companies, Chevron, Concho Resources, Diamondback Energy, Hilliard, Halliburton Energy Services, Leo Labs

Metro Area/Talent

  • Region Population: 159,947

  • Workforce Population: 98,600

  • Higher Education: Midland College


  • Interstate Highways: I-20

  • Airports: Midland International Airport

  • Railroad Carriers (Class I): Union Pacific Railroad

  • Foreign Trade Zones: One - No.165 Midland

Counties and Quick Links

Midland County: Midland

Other Counties: Martin County

Sources: Metropolitan Areas, Office of the Governor Economic Development & Tourism, Texas Health and Human Services, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Texas Workforce Commission