Dickinson, Texas 

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Population

19,874

+7.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$67,083

Median Home Price

$177,500

Houston Gifts

Best Places to Live in Dickinson, Texas

Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast. April, October and March are the most pleasant months in Dickinson, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Dickinson, TX Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Diverse economy
Entertainment
Cost of living
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Hot, humid summers
Unattractive setting

What Bert Has To Say About Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area

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

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Galveston County
Metro Area: Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Dickinson
Zip Codes: 77539
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dickinson is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dickinson jobs have increased by 3.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dickinson's cost of living is 8.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dickinson's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Galveston county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dickinson's population is 19,874 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dickinson is Real Estate: $177,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.0%.

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. More Education



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Housing Market in Dickinson

It's a good time to buy in Dickinson. Home Appreciation is up 9.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Dickinson is $177,500.

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Reviews for Dickinson   2 Reviews
Jobs - 2/3/2014
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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Property Taxes - 6/19/2006
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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ZIP CODES IN DICKINSON, TEXAS
77539

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