Midfield is a town in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, located two miles south of the Birmingham suburb of Fairfield. It incorporated in 1953. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 5,365.
Midfield is located at 33°27′21″N 86°55′37″W (33.455874, -86.927044).
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, this town has a total area of about 2.6 square miles (6.7 km2), all land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 5,626 people, 2,186 households, and 1,532 families residing in this town. The population density was 2,167.1 people per square mile (835.5/km2). There were 2,393 housing units at an average density of 921.8 per square mile (355.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 39.28% White, 59.49% Black or African American, 0.09% Native American, 0.43% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.11% from other races, and 0.57% from two or more races. 0.14% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 2,186 households, out of which 36.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.4% were married couples living together, 21.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.9% were non-families.