Ector County

Ector County, Texas

300 N Grant Ave Rm 111
Odessa, TX 79761
Phone: (432) 498-4130
Fax: (432) 498-4177

In the southwestern TX panhandle, west of Midland; organized Feb 26, 1887 from Tom Green County. Name Origin: For Gen. Matthew Duncan Ector (1822-79), TX legislator and jurist

Area (sq mi):: 901.68 (land 901.06; water 0.62) Population per square mile: 139.10
Population 2005: 125,339 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 3.50%; 1990-2000 1.80% Population 2000: 121,123 (White 51.30%; Black or African American 4.60%; Hispanic or Latino 42.40%; Asian 0.60%; Other 21.00%). Foreign born: 10.60%. Median age: 32.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,031; median household $31,152; Population below poverty level: 18.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,093-$22,665
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 18.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Odessa County seat (92,844)

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    Several clerk's offices - including those in Hill and Hood counties in North Central Texas, Bastrop and Burleson counties in Central Texas, Jackson County on the Gulf Coast and Odessa's Ector County - said Monday they were awaiting forms or legal guidance or simply objected.
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    Ector County Hospital District's police chief, Brad Timmons, said if an inmate's condition worsens and it looks as if he or she could die, the hospital could allow family members to go into the hospital room.
    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final greenhouse gas (GHG) Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) construction permit to the Invenergy Thermal Development LLC, Ector County Energy Center, Ector County, Texas.
    In 2011, the developers created economic investment agreements with the City of Odessa, Ector County and Odessa College District.
    Save First Basin's supporters denied there had been any wrongdoing, but the Odessa, Texas-head-quartered First Basin sued in 2008 in the District Court of Ector County, and the litigation has been going on ever since.
    Union Pacific's rail-safety awareness campaign with Operation Lifesaver included a train ride for an ill 6-year-old boy in Ector County, Texas.
    Shortly before Valentine's Day of 2011, Brooke Daniels contacted me - the man she had been dating - at my home in Ector County and requested the sum of $5,000.
    Ector County Hospital District (ECHD) does business as MCH.
    While off duty, Officer Jeff Daniels of the Ector County, Texas, Independent School District Police Department went to a local restaurant for dinner with his family.
    The settlement required Ector County Independent School District in Odessa, Texas, to stop using NCBCPS's materials.
    Gary Duesler said the Ector County Sheriff's Office.