About This Place
Odessa is a city in Lafayette County, Missouri, United States. The population was 4,818 at the 2000 census.
Odessa is located at 38°59′49″N 93°57′18″W / 38.996962°N 93.954975°W / 38.996962; -93.954975.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.5 square miles (9.0 km²), all of it land.