Midland-Odessa, TX



Total Population: 325,750

(An increase of 16.84 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 37,294
  • Language Spoken at Home - 37,565

  • 11.4% of Total Population are Foreign Born
  • 11.5% of Total Population Speak Another Language Other than English at Home

[Source: American Community Survey (ACS) 5-Year Foreign Born and Language Spoken at Home]

Quick Facts

  • The area that encompasses these two cities is also known as the Petroplex, and both cities have several refineries that employ thousands of people.

  • More than 10% of the population is foreign born.

  • Close to 60% of the foreign born population are Buddhists most of them being Burmese and Vietnamese.

People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism903
Burmese, BhamaMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada364
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia300
JapaneseJapanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Shintoism161
HindiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism126
ItalianItalyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic103
RussianRussiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox98
Arab, LebaneseLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam70
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam22
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic820
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant796
NigerianNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant657
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal499
Dutch CaribbeanAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic107
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant104
UkrainianUkraineEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox73

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