Ector County

Ector County, Texas

300 N Grant Ave Rm 111
Odessa, TX 79761
Phone: (432) 498-4130
Fax: (432) 498-4177
www.co.ector.tx.us

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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    Odessa High's school district, the Ector County Independent School District, didn't name Leilah but said one of its students was among those killed.
    According to the Ector County Sheriff's Office records, the incidents took place between 2017 and 2019, the last of them Jan.
    For example, Ector County Independent School District in Texas gives priority to transfer requests that will diversify the receiving school by socioeconomic status, English proficiency, enrollment in special education, gifted and talented status, and race or ethnicity (Ector County Independent School District Board of Trustees, 2011).
    This undated photo courtesy of the Ector County Sheriff's Office shows convicted serial killer Samuel Little.
    So far, we don't have any false information coming from him," said Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland.
    Sitting in his Odessa office in April, football helmets on top of his cupboard, the superintendent of the Ector County Independent School District teared up as he talked about the problems that have come with the oil boom.
    Securities and Exchange Commission, downgraded the rating on the following Ector County Hospital District, TX (ECHD) d/b/a Medical Center Health System (TX) bonds to 'BB+' from 'BBB'.
    Carolyn Gonzalez, Ector County ISD's assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, adds that the shift to formative assessment has allowed the district to eliminate two of its four high-stakes tests.
    Phase I of the James Lake system consists of a 105 MMcf/d cryogenic gas processing plant in Ector County, Texas, and six field compressor stations, 60 miles of 12" trunkline and 20 miles of low pressure gathering lines in Ector and Andrews counties, Texas.
    Phase I of the James Lake system includes 105 MMcf/d cryogenic gas processing plant in Ector County, Texas, and six field compressor stations, 60 miles of 12' trunkline and 20 miles of low pressure gathering lines in Ector and Andrews counties, Texas.
    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.