Midway is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,061 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Midway is the 250th largest community in Georgia. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Midway, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Midway, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Midway’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Midway does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $64,219.00.
The armed forces are a huge part of the life in Midway, employing 6.77% of the workforce. While it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy, where the Healthcare and Accommodation industries employ 14.67% and 14.39% of the civilian workforce, respectively.
Midway is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Midway, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.70 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Midway overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Midway, 22.36% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Midway in 2018 was $27,355, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,420 for a family of four. However, Midway contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Midway is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Midway home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Midway residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Midway include German, Irish, Italian, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Midway is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.