Odessa is a city located in Ector County Texas. It is also the county seat of Ector County. With a 2020 population of 129,928, it is the 28th largest city in Texas and the 214th largest city in the United States . Odessa is currently growing at a rate of 2.60% annually and its population has increased by 30.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 99,940 in 2010. Odessa reached it's highest population of 129,928 in 2021. Spanning over 45 miles, Odessa has a population density of 2,873 people per square mile.
The average household income in Odessa is $84,817 with a poverty rate of 11.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,091 per month, and the median house value is $151,500. The median age in Odessa is 30.7 years, 30.3 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.
Odessa is a city located in the state of Texas. It is located in Ector County, where it is also the county seat. A portion of the city is also located in Midland County. In recent years, Odessa has been named as one of the fastest-growing small cities in the nation.
Population Growth in Odessa, TX
Odessa’s population proliferated during the early 20th century. Though the city has seen its population drop a few times later in the 20th century, it has since bounced back. The most recent estimates show that the population is up nearly 18% since the last census, indicating that this thriving city has lots of growing left in its future.