Why Midland?

Whether you’re touring Texas’ bright lights and big cities or are seeking the sights of the scenic Southwest, Midland is the best place to begin. Conveniently located on Interstate 20, halfway between Dallas and El Paso, Midland is a perfect base for exploring the best of Texas. It is also home to Midland International Airport, the closest airport to Big Bend National Park. map of texas

Are you relocating? 

Midland offers a wide array of housing and business location choices for those wishing to invest in Midland. Real estate professionals are available to work with you during the entire process. A variety of neighborhoods are developed throughout the city including the Museum District, the "Central" Residential Area, the Loop, and outside the Loop. Established homes to new construction are available, as well as rental properties. 

The Midland Chamber of Commerce created The Midland Guide that includes local businesses, transportation, faith/philanthropy, education, wellness, events, attractions, and recreation. 


 Midland Independent School District is a public-school district in Midland, Texas. Midland ISD contains 35 campuses, two 6A high schools, 24 elementary schools, and two early education centers.
 The University of Texas Permian Basin is part of the world-renowned University of Texas System, and it provides a quality education at an affordable cost.
 Midland College is a comprehensive public community college that is an educational leader in the Permian Basin. The college offers more than 30 degree programs. 
 The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center’s Permian Basin regional campus offers three schools providing higher medical education-School of Medicine, School of Nursing and School of Health Professions- that are all part of a six campus regional system. 

Charter Schools:

  • Bynum School
  • Classical Academy of the Permian Basin
  • Hillander School 
  • Midland Academy Charter School
  • Midland Christian School 
  • Premiere High School 
  • Primrose Academy
  • Richards Millburn Academy 
  • St Ann's Catholic School 
  • Trinity School of Midland 



Additional Resources

City of Midland

Community Video Tour

Download the Passport 2 Midland App

Local Events in Midland

Midland Chamber of Commerce

MRT Discover Midland Magazine

Top 15 Must-See Attractions in Midland, TX

Visit Midland

The Scout Guide - West Texas