Midland, TX

Midland, TX is not only the place to be living because of its job availability, oil, housing market, it has also been ranked as the 7th safest city!! In todays Midland Reporter- Telegram it stated, “ Farmers Insurance agency ranked Midland as the seventh safest city while the Milken Institute ranked Midland 22nd for creating and sustaining jobs and economic growth, up from 39th last year .” This news should make the individuals in Midland and the future individuals moving to the area feel very confident living in Midland, TX.

Well you might ask, “ What information was used to find Midland as the 7th safest small-metro city in America?” The Farmers Insurance rankings looked at:

 

  • Crime statistics
  • Extreme weather
  • Risk of natural disasters
  • Housing depreciation
  • Foreclosures
  • Air quality
  • Terrorist threats
  • Environmental hazards
  • Life expectancy
  • Mortality rates from cancer and motor vehicle accidents
  • Job loss numbers throughout country
  • Population size

 

It is very important to be aware of what type of city you are living in and I think it is safe to say you can be very proud to live in Midland, TX.

 

 

​Sources: Midland Reporter-Telegram