Odessa, TX

ODESSA, TEXAS: Demographic and Financial Snapshot

(Last updated on 1.8.21)

 

AGE IN ODESSA, TEXAS

Age RangePopulationPercent
20 to 24 years9,8348.3%
25 to 29 years10,5468.9%
30 to 34 years9,4127.9%
35 to 39 years8,2757.0%
40 to 44 years6,5675.5%
45 to 49 years6,2525.3%
50 to 54 years6,4385.4%
55 to 59 years6,3275.3%
60 to 64 years5,3634.5%
65 to 69 years3,7923.2%
70 to 74 years2,7062.3%
75 to 79 years1,7411.5%
80 to 84 years1,7301.5%
85+ years1,7351.5%

The median age in Odessa is 30.6 years

Source: US Census Data; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Age

 

ETHNICITY IN ODESSA, TEXAS

EthnicityPopulationPercent
White94,56679.7%
Black or African American6,4575.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native5390.5%
Asian1,9741.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander820.1%
Other10,6619.0%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Race

 

EDUCATION IN ODESSA, TEXAS

Education LevelPopulationPercent
Less than 9th grade5,4247.7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,77712.4%
High school graduate (includes GED)20,49528.9%
Some college, no degree17,90325.3%
Associate’s degree4,7926.8%
Bachelor’s degree9,57913.5%
Graduate or professional degree3,9145.5%
High school graduate or higher56,68380.0%
Bachelor’s degree or higher13,49319.0%
Less than Bachelor’s degree57,39181.0%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Education (population 25+ years)

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN ODESSA, TEXAS

Annual Household IncomePercent
Less than $10,0004.8%
$10,000 to $14,9993.1%
$15,000 to $24,9998.9%
$25,000 to $34,99910.3%
$35,000 to $49,99912.4%
$50,000 to $74,99918.9%
$75,000 to $99,99913.8%
$100,000 to $149,99916.3%
$150,000 to $199,9995.9%
$200,000 or more5.8%

Median household income: $63,145

Mean household income: $85,475

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Household Income

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY EDUCATION IN ODESSA, TEXAS

Education LevelAverage Income
Less than high school graduate$31,292
High school graduate (includes GED)$38,025
Some college or Associate’s degree$41,386
Bachelor’s degree$53,936
Graduate or professional degree$58,886

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Median earnings in past 12 months by education (population 25+ years with earnings)

 

MARITAL STATUS IN ODESSA, TEXAS

 PopulationPercent
Population 15+ years 89,215 NA
Never married35,02839.3%
Now married (except separated)36,59541.0%
Separated2,4412.7%
Widowed5,1635.8%
Divorced9,98811.2%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Marital Status for population 15 years and over

 

POVERTY STATUS IN ODESSA, TEXAS

 PopulationPercent
Living beneath poverty line13,15811.1%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Poverty Rate

 

HOUSING IN ODESSA, TEXAS

Owner-occupied housing units24,445
Renter-occupied housing units15,874
Single-family detached units29,563
Homeownership rate60.6%
Vacancy rate9.6%
Renters rate39.4%
Average housing value$171,815
Average monthly owner cost (with mortgage)$827
Average rent$933

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Housing Characteristics

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS IN ODESSA, TEXAS

Average income$85,475
Average household size2.90
Percent population 16 years and over in labor force70.1%
Percent disabled11.6%
Percent with health coverage81.1%
Average travel time to work (in minutes)21.5
Percent workers using public transportation0.6%
Percent veterans5.8%
Percent foreign born12.2%
Percent speaking Spanish at home11.5%

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Socioeconomic Characteristics

 

CONSUMER SPENDING IN ODESSA, TEXAS

Total consumer expenditures per household$61,988.52
Alcoholic beverages$472.22
Alcoholic beverages consumed at home$286.22
Beer consumed away from home$80.50
Wine consumed away from home$38.98
Apparel & services$1,825.36
Men’s apparel$354.52
Women’s apparel$592.97
Children’s apparel$296.67
Boys’ apparel$99.54
Girls’ apparel$112.83
Footwear$417.75
Dining out (food away from home)$3,142.58
Dining out – Breakfast$324.41
Dining out – Lunch$993.07
Dining out – Dinner$1,444.44
Education$1,227.76
Entertainment / recreation$2,655.89
Club membership fees$181.94
Dating services$0.63
Pet food$212.51
Pet services$53.68
Food consumed at home$4,365.72
Bakery products consumed at home$570.28
Dairy products consumed at home$441.21
Fruits and vegetables consumed at home$850.13
Meat, poultry, fish, eggs consumed at home$976.72
Nonalcoholic beverages consumed at home$433.65
Snacks / other food products consumed at home$1,527.37
Health care$4,893.00
Medical services$912.93
Nonprescription drugs$119.98
Household Services$1,679.49
Care for the elderly and handicapped$53.85
Lawn and garden services$365.61
Housekeeping services$145.85
PC repair$5.57
Housing$19,362.18
Home improvements$2,101.08
Utilities, fuel, and public services$4,192.27
Phone services$1,520.79
Water$652.65
Life and other insurance$354.66
Pensions and social security$6,589.71
Personal care products and services$752.82
Hair care products$91.82
Personal care products$317.18
Local transportation$7,368.94
Gasoline$1,949.87
Vehicle maintenance and repair$976.77
Travel$1,764.80
Airline fares$427.05
Auto / truck rental on trips$20.86
Lodging on trips$475.57
Food and drink on trips$427.96
Entertainment on trips$153.18

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Consumer Spending (Consumer expenditures per household)

 

DEBT IN ECTOR COUNTY (home to ODESSA, TEXAS)

% with any debt in collections57%
Average debt in collections$1,810
% with medical debt in collections41%
Average medical debt in collections$920
% with student loan debt8%
Average student loan debt$15,265
Average monthly student loan payment$171
% with auto debt37%

Source: Urban Institute; https://apps.urban.org/features/debt-interactive-map/
Survey/Program
: Data from credit bureau data (2018) + the US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey (2017)
Data Point
: Consumer Debt

 

UNEMPLOYMENT IN ODESSA, TEXAS

YearPopulationPercent
January 20191,7562.6%
February 20191,6242.4%
March 20191,5682.3%
April 20191,3161.9%
May 20191,4372.1%
June 20191,7552.6%
July 20191,8142.7%
August 20191,8232.7%
September 20191,7032.5%
October 20191,7172.5%
November 20191,7752.6%
December 20191,7342.6%
January 20202,0973.1%
February 20202,0473.0%
March 20202,8764.3%
April 20207,63412.6%
May 20209,58115.0%
June 20207,31311.3%
July 20207,29911.3%
August 20206,4909.8%
September 20207,58611.4%
October 20206,3709.8%

Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics; https://www.bls.gov/lau/data.htm
Survey/Program
: Local Area Employment Statistics
Data Point
: Unemployment totals (not seasonally adjusted)