Ennis is a city located in Ellis County, Texas, United States. Here is some information about Ennis:
2020 population: According to the United States Census Bureau, the estimated population of Ennis in 2020 was 19,904.
Demographics: According to the same census data, the racial makeup of Ennis was 56.7% White, 15.6% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.6% Asian, and 24.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 53.6% of the population.
Average home price: As of February 2023, the average home price in Ennis was around $209,000, according to Zillow.
Property tax rate: The property tax rate in Ennis for 2021 was 2.353%, according to the Ellis County Appraisal District.
Things to do: Ennis is known for its Czech heritage, and the city hosts an annual National Polka Festival each Memorial Day weekend. Ennis also has several parks and green spaces, including Bluebonnet Park and Kachina Prairie Park, which offer a variety of recreational activities. The city is also home to the Ennis Public Theatre, which puts on a variety of productions throughout the year.
School rating: Ennis Independent School District has six campuses: Austin Elementary School, Bowie Elementary School, Travis Elementary School, Ennis Junior High School, Ennis High School, and Ennis Early College High School. According to GreatSchools.org, the district has an overall rating of 5 out of 10.
Chamber of commerce phone number: The Ennis Chamber of Commerce can be reached at (972) 878-2625.
City hall phone number: The Ennis City Hall can be reached at (972) 875-1234.