Ellis County 9-1-1 Addressing

Department: Engineering: GIS & 9-1-1 Addressing

Address: 109 S Jackson St (Access via the Dept of Development to the right of the Clift Street Entrance), Waxahachie, Texas 75165

Phone: 972-825-5283 (GIS & 9-1-1 Addressing) / 972-825-5112 (Engineering Main Line)

Email: Ellis County Addressing

9-1-1 Addressing in unincorporated Ellis County is coordinated with the Dept of Development during the permitting process.  

  • Do you need a permit in unincorporated Ellis County?  Yes, permits are required in unincorporated Ellis County
  • Start here:  Ellis Permits 

Ellis County GIS, in coordination with NCT 9-1-1, manages 9-1-1 Addressing for the following areas: 

  • Unincorporated Ellis County: Areas not in a City Limits except for the Midlothian ETJ which is handled by Midlothian
  • Cities: Alma, Bardwell, Ferris, Garrett, Italy, Milford, Oak Leaf (contact the City First), Palmer, Pecan Hill

Contact the following Cities directly (Contact Information Here): 

  • Cedar Hill, Ennis, Glenn Heights, Grand Prairie, Mansfield, Maypearl, Midlothian, Ovilla, Red Oak, Waxahachie, Venus

9-1-1 Address Application

Reflective 9-1-1 Address Number Signs:  

  • The Bristol Volunteer Fire Dept sells green & white reflective signs for displaying your 9-1-1 address 

Is your 9-1-1 Address on the Map? Check the Ellis County Web Map to find out.

  • Things to check:
    • Is your address marked on the map?
    • Is the correct address on the correct structure?
    • Are you using the complete correct address?
    • Does each house (or other occupied building) have its own unique address?
  • If everything looks good, great!
  • If you see a problem, contact our office ASAP so that corrections / updates can be made
    • Contact info at the top of the page

NCT9-1-1 Public Education