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Hi my name is Robert and im from Denver CO. and my work is relocating me down to Odessa and I was wondering if anyone on here lives there or is familar withe the area?
 

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Welcome to Texas.

Odessa is sorta out in the middle of nowhere.

It's a small town.

There used to be a bunch of oil wells there, not so sure any more.

You might try the Texas North region for people living there.
 

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Not much there...Not too far from Big Bend National Park.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odessa,_Texas

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 44.0 square miles (114 km2). 43.9 square miles (114 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (0.05%) is water.
As of the census[1] of 2010, there were 99,940 people, 35,216 households, and 27,412 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,276.5 people per square mile (954.2/km²). There were 43,687 housing units at an average density of 995.1 per square mile (384.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 48.42% Hispanic or Latino of any race, 44.43% White, 6.88% African American, 0.88% Asian, 0.77% Native American, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 16.07% from other races, and 2.93% of the population were from two or more races.
There were 53,216 households out of which 37.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.6% were married couples living together, 14.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.6% were non-families. Of these 18% were alternative lifestyle households, including a small transgender community.[citation needed] Odessa had the highest per capita rate of non-traditional households in Texas for all municipalities with more than 50,000 residents.[citation needed] 25.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.21.
In the city the population was spread out with 29.8% under the age of 18, 10.6% from 18 to 24, 27.8% from 25 to 44, 20.0% from 45 to 64, and 11.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 52 years. For every 100 females there were 93.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.6 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $24,000 and the median income for a family was $27,869. Males had a median income of $50,000 versus $19,000 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,096. About 16.0% of families and 18.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.9% of those under age 18 and 000.1% of those age 65 or over
 

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Welcome to West Texas. Im out of Midland (neighbor city) and there really is nothing out here but oil wells lol. I work for an oil service company and if you got transferred here my guess is you probably work in the oil field too lol
 
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