MIDLAND, MICHIGAN

OUR COMMUNITY

Midland is a city of about 40,000 people located near the middle of the lower peninsula of Michigan. It is the county seat of Midland County. It is about 120 miles northwest of Detroit and 20 miles west of Saginaw Bay. It is part of the Tri-Cities of Midland, Bay City and Saginaw and part of the Great Lake Bay Region. It is the home of Dow Inc, MidMichigan Medical Center, Members First Credit Union, Mackinac Center for Public Policy, Snow Machines Inc, Scientific Anglers, Modern Metalcraft, Wysong Corporation, Gerace Construction, Omni Tech International, Dow Chemical Employees' Credit Union and many other companies and organizations.

In 2019, the Walton Family Foundation ranked Midland as the 3rd most dynamic metropolitan city in the country. In 2018, the Securitychoice.com ranked Midland number 4 as safest city to retire. The Arbor Day Foundation has continually ranked Midland as a Tree City. In 2016, the American in Bloom Symposium awarded Midland a first place in the 30,000-50,000 population category for its beautification efforts. In 2016, Midland was designated as a Safe Community by the National Safety Council's Safe Communities America program, the 19th city in the country to receive this designation. In 2016, Bestplacesnow ranked Midland as the second best place to live in Michigan. In 2015, Livability ranked Midland as one of top 100 best places to live. In 2014, CNNMoney ranked Midland County as one of eight places Where the middle class thrives. The Movoto Real Estate Blog has ranked Midland as the number one city in Michigan. See a Yahoo writeup for more information. Headlight Data ranked Midland as one of top 4 small metro cities in country for wage growth. In 2013, the City-County Communications Association gave Midland an Award of Excellence for its Citizens Academy in its Savvy Competition contest. NeighborhoodScout ranked it as one of the 100 Safest Cities in the U.S. Movoto rated Midland as the Best City in Michigan. In 2010, the Midland area was ranked 3rd in Top Metro Areas (under 200,000 population) in nation for "Economic Growth Potential" by Business Facilities Magazine. It was also ranked 3rd as "Alternative Energy Industry Leaders". Forbes Magazine ranked it as one of the four best small cities to raise a family. In 2009, it was named "America's Best Tennis Town" by the United States Tennis Association. The League of American Bicyclists has given Midland a Bronze rating as a Bike Friendly Community. In 2008, it was ranked 11th in a study of top micropolitan "dream towns" in the US by bizjournals. For several years America's Promise Alliance has ranked it in the 100 Best Communities for Young People. In 2007, American Music Conference ranked it as one of Best 100 Communities for Music Education. For several years, the University of Michigan-Dearborn iLabs eCities research has given Midland a 5-star rating for developing a positive entrepreneurial climate. For over 20 years, the Arbor Day Foundation has noted Midland as a Tree City.

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  • Midland 911
  • Midland Academy of Advanced & Creative Studies
  • Midland Aktion Club
  • Midland Amateur Hockey Leaque
  • Midland Amateur Radio Club
  • Midland Amateur Sports Committee
  • Midland Antique Festival
  • Midland Area Community Foundation
  • Midland Area Farmers Market
  • Midland Area Partnership for Drug-Free Youth
  • Midland Area Youth Football
  • Midland Artists Guild
  • Midland Business Alliance
  • Midland Celtic
  • Midland Center for the Arts
  • Midland Chamber of Commerce
  • Midland Christian Church
  • Midland Christian School
  • Midland Cinemas
  • Midland Citizens for Peace
  • Midland City Education Association
  • Midland Civic Arena
  • Midland Code Breakers
  • Midland Community Cancer Services
  • Midland Community Center
  • Midland Community Church of the Nazarene
  • Midland Community Diaper Bank
  • Midland Community Former Offenders Advocacy & Rehabilitation
  • Midland Community Orchestra
  • Midland Community Tennis Center
  • Midland Compute By Bike
  • Midland Computer Club
  • Midland Concert Band
  • Midland Country Club
  • Midland Conservation District
  • Midland County
  • Midland County 911
  • Midland County Child Protection Council
  • Midland County Continiuum of Care
  • Midland County Council of Aging
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  • Midland County Early On
  • Midland County Educational Service Agency
  • Midland County Emergency Food Pantry Network
  • Midland County Fair
  • Midland County Health and Human Services Council
  • Midland County Health Department
  • Midland County Historical Society
  • Midland County Historical Society Online Archives
  • Midland County Online Services
  • Midland County Regional Preschool Partnership
  • Midland County Road Commission
  • Midland County Search and Rescue
  • Midland County 4-H
  • Midland Curling Club
  • Midland Daily News
  • Midland Dolphins Community Swim Team
  • Midland Evangelical Free Church
  • Midland Figure Skating Club
  • Midland Gymnastics Training Center
  • Midland Heritage Homes
  • Midland High School
  • Midland High School Alumni
  • Midland High School Athletics
  • Midland High School Chorus & Meistersingers
  • Midland High School Music Parents Association
  • Midland Jaycees
  • Midland Lacrosse
  • Midland Mackinac Trail
  • Midland Mall
  • Midland Martial Arts Academy
  • Midland Mentors
  • Midland Michigan Kennel Club
  • Midland Lions Club
  • Midland Montessori School
  • Midland Morning Rotary
  • Midland Nazarene Church
  • Midland Neighboring
  • Midland Pipe Band
  • Midland Online
  • Midland Public Schools
  • Midland Public Schools Sports Boosters
  • Midland Public Schools Volunteering
  • Midland Quilters Squared
  • Midland Recyclers
  • Midland Reformed Church
  • Midland Research Institute for Value Chain Creation
  • Midland Santa Parade
  • Midland Soccer Club
  • Midland Speed Skating Club
  • Midland Sports Festival
  • Midland Symphony Orchestra
  • Midland Tomorrow
  • Midland Virtual Tour
  • Midland Volunteers for Recycling
  • Midland Waves
  • Midland Woodworkers Association
  • Midland's Young Professionals
  • Mid-Michigan Area StoryTellers
  • Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
  • Mid-Michigan Community Action Agency
  • MidMichigan Health Care Pages
  • MidMichigan Health E-Cards
  • MidMichigan Home Care
  • Mid Michigan Ice
  • Mid Michigan Kids
  • Mid-Michigan Remembers
  • Mid-Michigan Rock Club
  • Mid Michigan Royal Family Kids
  • Mid-Michigan Safety Council
  • Mid-Michigan USA Dance
  • Midnight on Main
  • Midtown Artist Market
  • Might River Hogs
  • Ministries of Hope
  • MITCON
  • MITI
  • MITECH+
  • Mi-Vibe
  • Mlive.com
  • Moms Club of Midland
  • Momentum Midland
  • Morgan's Melodic Musings
  • Morning Sun
  • Movies.msn
  • Movies On Main
  • Museum of Cultural and Natural History
  • Music Society
  • Mustang Club of Mid-Michigan
  • Muzyka
  • MyBayCity.com
  • NEMSCA Early Childhood Services
  • New Life Vineyard Church
  • Niche
  • North Midland Family Center
  • Northeast Little Leaque
  • Northeast Middle School
  • Northern Lanes Recreation
  • Northern Michigan Mobile Child Advocacy Center
  • Northwood University
  • Northwood University Circle K
  • Nordic Ski Trail Reports
  • Nottingham Place
  • Online Highways
  • Only In Your State
  • The Open Door
  • Open Door Baptist Church
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
  • ourMIDLAND.com
  • Our Redeemer Church
  • Our Redeemer Evangelical Free Church
  • Our Savior Lutheran Church
  • Outlanddish Festival
  • PaleoJoe
  • Pardee Cancer Center
  • Pardee Foundation
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Passion Theatre Group
  • PAWSitive Helpers
  • Perceptions
  • Pere Marquette Rail-Trail
  • Pere Marquette Wildflowers
  • Personal Assistance Options
  • Pet Friendly Hotels
  • Phone Scams
  • Pinecrest Farms
  • Pines of Dow Gardens
  • Pines Summer Concert Series
  • Pivot Point Appliance School
  • Plymouth Elementary School
  • Political Graveyard
  • Pregnancy Resource Center of Mid-Michigan
  • Primrose Retirement Community
  • Pulse3 Foundation
  • Pure Michigan
  • Radio Station WLUN 100.9 FM ESPN
  • Radio Stations WMPX/WMRX
  • Radio Station WPRJ 101.7
  • Radio Station WUGN Family Life Radio
  • Recreation Inventory
  • Reece Community Living Endeavor
  • Reece Endeavor GardenWalk
  • Relay For Life
  • Renewal Christian Counseling Center
  • Residence Inn
  • ReStore
  • Restoring The Family
  • Resurrection Life of Midland
  • Riverdays
  • Rock Youth Center
  • Roll Arena
  • Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation
  • Ross Medical Education Center
  • Rotary Midland Morning Club
  • Rotary Midland Noon Club
  • Royal Family KIDS
  • Safe and Sound Child Protection and Advocacy
  • Saginaw Bay Birding
  • Saginaw Bay Watershed Initiative Network
  • Saginaw Valley State University
  • Salvation Army
  • Sandy Ridge Golf Course
  • Sanford
  • Sanford Centennial Museum
  • Santa Claus School
  • Santa Parade
  • Sarah Schieber
  • Secret Santa
  • Senior Preferences
  • Senior Services
  • Seventh Day Adventist Church
  • Share the Memories
  • Shelterhouse
  • Shop & Dine Map Downtown Midland
  • Siebert Elementary School
  • Sleep Inn
  • Smith-Miner Funeral Home
  • Snow Much To Do
  • Snow Snake Ski & Golf
  • SOS Animal Rescue
  • Space Studios
  • Spartan Krav Maga (Self Defense)
  • Sport Horse Center
  • SpringHill Suites
  • Spurs Dance Club
  • St. Brigid Catholic Church
  • St. John's Episcopal Church
  • St. John's Lutheran Church
  • Stratford Village
  • Story of Midland
  • Success by Six
  • SuicideResource & Response Network
  • Summer Art Fair
  • Sunrise Baptist Church
  • Sunset Astronomical Society
  • Sylvan Learning
  • Tall In The Saddle
  • Tall Ship Celebration
  • Tapped Craft Beer Festival
  • Teenage Musicals
  • Ten Sixteen Recovery Network
  • Theatre Guild
  • The Diaper Alliance
  • Tittabawassee River Voice
  • Tittabawassee Valley Fife & Drum Corp
  • Toni and Trish House
  • topix.net
  • Tour Midland
  • TNT Dog Center
  • Trails and Maps
  • Travel Michigan
  • Treatment Centers
  • Tri-City Barbarians Rugby Club
  • Tri-City Chinese Association
  • Tri-City Cyclists
  • Tri City IceHawks
  • Tri-City Motor Speedway
  • Tri-City Sports Complex
  • Tri-City Kids Triathlon
  • Tri-County Trail Guide
  • Trinity Lutheran Church
  • Trinity Wesleyan Church
  • Trip Advisor
  • TripBuzz
  • Tunes by the Tridge
  • United Church of Christ
  • United for Success: MPS Volunteers
  • United Way
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
  • Upbeat Music Academy
  • Valley Film Society
  • Valley Lanes
  • Valley Plaza Inn
  • Vintage Aerial
  • Visit Great Lakes Bay Region
  • VOTE411
  • wallapop
  • Walk for Hope
  • Walk MS
  • Walk for Warmth
  • Ward Map
  • Ware Smith Woolever Funeral Home
  • Weather Channel
  • Weather Underground
  • weatherforyou.com
  • WEconomicPower
  • WellSport Sports Medicine Program
  • West Midland Family Center
  • Wheeler Road Church of Christ
  • White Pine Celtic Arts Council
  • Whiting Forest
  • Whiting Forest of the Dow Gardens
  • Wikido
  • Wikipedia
  • wiki voyage
  • Wilson Miller Funeral Home
  • Windover High School
  • Women of Michigan Action Network
  • Woodcrest Elementary School
  • Worship Directory
  • YellowPageCity
  • You Tube
  •     This Is Midland
  •     Midland Virtual Tour
  •     Let's Visit Midland
  •     Midland Area of Commerce
  •     Midland MI: Together. Forward. Bold
  •     Made In Midland
  •     Midland Business Alliance Introduction
  •     Santa Parade 2018
  •     Community Focus - Kiwassee Kiwanis
  • YWCA
  • Zonta Club
  • 1920 Dow Plant Paintings
  • 2-1-1 Northeast Michigan