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Pros

-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Hot, humid summers
-Unattractive setting


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The rapidly growing Houston area continues to rank the fourth largest metro area in the United States behind New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Not only is the population huge, but the area includes 10 counties covering some 900 square miles and spreads some 50 miles in each direction.


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Quick Facts About Dickinson


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Dickinson is 5.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dickinson jobs have Increased by 0.73 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Dickinson's cost of living is 6.40% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Dickinson's population is 19,895 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 109.49 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Dickinson is $176,026. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 22.04%.
    SCHOOLS
    Dickinson public schools spend $9,177 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.7 students per teacher in Dickinson.

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  2/3/2014
Jobs

I'm an older(72yrs)semi-retired single guy that has been living in various cities and find that the area southeast of Houston is great for finding work. Close to I-45... (Read More)

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  6/19/2006
Property Taxes

Property taxes are relatively high; however, that is off-set by the fact that here is no income tax. Recent legislative actions may result in a reduction of property... (Read More)

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