The city of Midland, also called "The Tall City" encompasses the following counties: Midland, Martin. Midland's government type is Council-Manager. It is comprised of the City Manager, who is currently Courtney Sharp.
Midland encompasses land area: 71.3 sq mi (184.7 km2), water area: 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2). The elevation is 2,782 ft (848 m) above sea level. According to the 2010 United States Census, the local population is 111,147. This equates to a population density of 1,558.9/sq mi (601.8/km2). Anyone living in the city is commonly known as a "Midlander". The local time zone is CST (UTC-6).
Zip codes in Midland include 79701-12. Local area codes are 432. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 48-48072, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at www.midlandtexas.gov.