Ennis is a city in eastern Ellis County, Texas located just 35 miles south of Downtown Dallas. The population was 18,513 at the 2010 cencus, up from 16,454 at the 2000 census. It is the third largest city in Ellis County, with the county seat of Waxahachie being the largest and the city of Midlothian being the second largest. The city is home to the annual Bluebonnet Festival of Ennis, National Polka Festival and the Texas Motorplex.
Ennis is located in the southeastern portion of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Local attractions include Lake Bardwell, The Galaxy drive-in movie theatre, The Ennis Railroad and Cultural Heritage Museum, and Bluebonnet Park. There is an active and very impressive community improvement plan currently taking place in Ennis, which will redefine this historic small town even further making it a perfect place to live, work and play!